As a Senior Site Reliability Engineer you will be an integral part of a team working to strategically apply blockchain technologies to new and innovative business areas, resulting in high-throughput transaction systems at global scale. If you want to work on extremely challenging technology problems of global scale, then this is the role for you.
About the Team
Akamai Labs is expanding its team with a mission to strategically apply blockchain technology to business requirements for a highly available, high throughput, highly secure transaction system.
Required Education and Experience
Applicants must meet one of the following education and experience requirements:
* 8 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor's degree in computer science/engineering or its equivalent or * 6 years of relevant experience and a Master's degree in computer science/engineering or * 3 years relevant experience and a PhD in computer science/engineering
* 6+ years of experience working on Linux/Unix platforms * 6+ years of experience in IaaS adoption or private cloud * 6+ years experience with 1 or more of the following languages- Shell scripting, Bash, Perl, Python, Golang
* Linux host system hypervisors including KVM * Experience with configuration management / infrastructure as code tools like Ansible, Chef and Puppet * Kubernetes * Experience with distributed storage systems * Linux kernel development and/or performance tuning * SQL experience * Experience with Content Distribution Networks * Data center utilization monitoring and COGs modeling * Designing, implementing and deploying continuous build/deployment frameworks * Site reliability engineering and/or work related including service performance * Experience building scalable servers or distributed systems * Proven track record of delivering large amounts of high quality, complex code * Highly responsible, self-disciplined, self-managed, self-motivated, able to work with little or no supervision * Extensive experience working on multiple projects at a time in a fast paced, results oriented environment * Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Akamai Technologies is a provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications across any device.