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Lead Infrastructure Engineer/Senior Datacenter Engineer

USA, New York

Job description

Lead Infrastructure Engineer/Senior Datacenter Engineer

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Our Team

The SRE team is composed of engineers working cross-functionally to provide support for our entire product infrastructure.

We are a team that balances large scale deployment projects with internal user operational concerns. We value thoughtful and creative solutions, and aspire to give our engineers all the tools they need to study and implement those solutions.

The ideal candidate embraces continuously evolving architecture and wants to play a role in designing and deploying methodologies that will be used throughout the company.

What You'll Do

In this role you will dive deep into planning, implementation, and the support of an always-on, robust infrastructure. We maintain hardware infrastructure from Cisco, NetApp, Pure, APC, Schneider Electric, Chatsworth, Vertiv, to name a few. As a member of the team you will utilize and advocate for the iterative development of innovative deployments. The SRE team verifies that the infrastructure is well integrated with our products and strives to make devops as agnostic as possible to the underlying hardware.

The company maintains both physical and virtual data center presences throughout the world. You will participate in the development and deployment of any additional data centers, as the company expands. You should possess knowledge and understanding of high-capacity power distribution and structured cabling. You will be rewarded for creativity in planning, delivering, and overcoming operational and architectural challenges.

You will be working as a member of our team to help architect, build, and support our high transactional volume and low latency platform that processes several terabytes of transactional data each day.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Provide technical leadership for complex projects to increase the stability of our infrastructure, enhance scalability, efficiency, and quality of deployments
Innovate iterative ways to scale with automation and operational improvements
Advise our internal and external customers on available options and optimizations with our current services catalog as well as new offerings
Ensure delivery of multi-vendor providers across various platforms and technologies
Collaborate with other engineers and project managers to design, build, and turnover successful deployments
Handle escalation and problem resolution between different deployment teams
Communicate progress and activities to internal stakeholders and management
Experience with Cisco UCS, Supermicro, Dell and whitebox capabilities
Data center architecture - deep knowledge and ability to manage, design and operate infrastructure equipment and facility services
Practical experience of problem solving at different layers of deployment or operational iterations
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

Expert knowledge of data center infrastructure deployments, 5 years of experience or more
Automation skills with python, shell, and/or other languages
Good communication skills, a great personality, and a passion for working collaboratively
Experience working with GCP, AWS, Azure, other public cloud or IaaS providers
Ability to self implement large scale features
High availability thinking
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Deep understanding of unix systems administration and systems performance tuning
Experience with integration with Terraform
Mastery of one or more configuration management frameworks
Provide mentorship to junior engineers