Production Operations Engineer

ADARA, Inc. - Palo Alto, CA

Full-timeEstimated: $140,000 - $180,000 a year
Come join our team!

ADARA Production Engineers build and maintain tools, policy and processes around production infrastructure hosted on Google Cloud Platform!

ProdEng: Production Operations Engineer
The Production Operations Engineer role at ADARA offers a great opportunity for those who love the satisfaction of solving complex problems in high-pressure situations.

You are:
An ace-troubleshooter and expert problem-solver
A big-picture thinker, but also a detail-oriented operator.
A resourceful and sideways thinker as the need arises
The Production Operations Engineer is responsible for all things Production, striving for fast and flawless execution by building and maintaining smart tools and processes for production deployment and production health with a “DevOps” mindset. Production Operations Engineers always work toward achieving the “S’s and R’s” (security, stability, scalability, reliability and redundancy).

2-3+ years experience in a similar role
Strong DevOps mindset
Needs to be an advocate for strong ProdEng to Eng communication and evangelize the DevOps mindset at ADARALinux Systems
Solid, daily usage and experience administrating Linux systems (any flavor, but CentOS preferred)
Scripting/Programming: shell scripting ability is required, along with Python experience is strongly preferred
Any java/js, (or any other “C-like” syntax) experience is a plus
Troubleshooting -Demonstrated ability to apply knowledge and skills to find a solution or reasonable workaround under pressure
Monitoring: experience with tools such as Nagios, Opsview or similar as well as APM’s, such as Catchpoint, Pingdom, Dynatrace or similar
Networking: Solid understanding of networking concepts in general -also, specifically, web protocols, load-balancing and access-control methodology and implementation
Nice to haves: SQL (“Jr DBA” type of skill set), AWS, GCP