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Linux Operations Engineer
- Linux Engineering
- Distributed Computing
About Our Client
Our client is ranked among the most admired companies in the world. They strive to constantly improve customer-experience and help people find and discover anything they want online. They employ the world's brightest minds, offering them an environment in which they can form strategies and make real impact to the business.
*Define system, quality and analysis on systems, networks, and applications, translating requirements into functional specifications and effective processes
*Improve the build and release management for all online services
*Ensure reliable index and code pushes
*Work with Development and QA on validation of software changes
*Adhere to change management policies and processes for all production hardware and software changes
*Define and deliver optimal system architecture projects within agreed-upon time frame
*Assist in the development and maintenance of security best practices
*Own projects for product changes and improvements
*Develop tools and scripts to assist with routine maintenance tasks.
*Mentor other Operations team members in the usage of tools and scripts
*Provide recommendations for scalability and performance improvement across multiple services and technologies
*Provide on-call support during business hours (including weekends and holidays) in a shared rotation for production search services
The Successful Applicant
*Valid Japan work visa
*At least 3 years of recent systems administration experience in a large scale production Linux or other UNIX environment, preferably as a senior member of the team
*At least 3 years of scripting and development skills in bash, perl, python, etc.
*Ability to architect high-availability, distributed systems and services in a hosting environment including hardware, OS, storage, network, and database solutions
*Experience with capacity planning and performance measurement tools and reporting
*Experience in the development and roll-out of technical operations processes
*Experience in designing and implementing solutions for a large installed base of servers
*Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or equivalent work experience
*Previous experience in an online business is essential
*Fluency in English
What's on Offer
Annual salary of up to 11.5 million yen.
Central Tokyo work location.