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Sr. Systems Engineer : MySQL, MSSQL, Java, PHP, TCP, DNS, SOAP, REST : Illinois, IL
2/14/2017 11:30:11 PM
Sr. Systems Engineer
Qualifications and Skills
Degree in Computing Science or equivalent
10+ years experience in relevant software or internet service industry with a service operational background supporting high availability 24x7x365 environments
5+ years as a Systems Administrator or Senior Systems Engineer
Experience deploying supporting Internet services, horizontally scaled systems, high -throughput services, Multi-Data Centre services and Service Continuity Management.
Clear understanding of the lifecycle of software based services, as well as working experience with different software development methodologies.
Functional knowledge of Oracle Coherence, MySQL, MSSQL (and other RDBMs technologies)
Administration level experience with Red Hat Linux, CentOS and similar
Working knowledge of application Servers and open Source Components (JBoss. Apache Lucene, PHP, Data -Grid Technologies )
Administration experience with Nagios Professional, Ganglia, Cacti and Keynote
Security : Encryption; Network security; Network topology
Functional understanding of communications Protocols and APIs: HTTP, SSL/TLS, RTPandRTSP, TCP, UDP, IP inc. v6, DNS, NIS, NFS, SMB, CIFS, SOAP and REST.
Strong scripting skills e.g. Perl and Python
Understand server virtualization technology such as VMware and kvm
Familiar with revision control systems, deployment tools, and other operations tools (CVS, SVN); deployment tools (Puppet, cf engine)
Strong analytical and strategic skills
Excellent negotiation and communication skills
Project management experience
Ability to succeed in a highly matrixed, virtual and international culture where change and speed are part of daily work