San Francisco, CA, United States
Posted on Mar 18 2015 (about 2 years ago)
Location: San Francisco California USA Salary: upon experience When: Now
Gandi is a proud alternative domain registrar and hosting provider. Our signature, No Bullshit™, embodies our strong ethos and our ambition to be successful by providing a clear and clean service. Managing more than 1.5 million domains, hundreds of thousands of websites, apps and servers, Gandi is an important landmark in the Internet landscape. We are looking for talented software engineers to join our team and help us take on the challenges we have set for the future.
This position requires a minimum of 5 years experience in a responsible system administration devops position in an Internet company such as an ISP, hosting company, or other IT-is-core business.
You must have experience with and the ability to deal with the issues that arise in a large production environment (100+ systems). You must know how data centers work, and be comfortable working in a team of high-skilled professionals, often using remote access methods for the systems you work on together.
You have knowledge and experience with Linux (debian), and Solaris. You can automate common syadmin tasks using bash, perl, python, puppet,chef,salt,ansible.
Experience with virtualization technologies like Xen, KVM, cgroups are also required. Preferably you have been dealing with building and upgrading kernels, with automating system (CI, etc) . You know what puppet and chef really are, and have experience with the technologies of xen, kvm. Bind and postfix are old friends. Dovecot, postgres, mysql, and package managers are family. You are as familiar with CLI access to Cisco routers and switches as you are with your cell phone. You understand and can work with load balancers.
Most importantly, you want to work for a small, innovative company. We are challenging the dominant players with open source solutions bringing kick-ass services to the market at competitive prices and with passionate support and the devops way are you spirit.
You will be trained extensively in our offices in Paris, France, for periods over a month at a time.
You will have no problem working some shifts to cover periods of minimal staffing in other offices. You will be comfortable with the responsibility for monitoring and triaging Gandi’s production network as a member of an elite team.
Your attitude is straightforward. You have no tolerance for bullshit, and you are honest and open even when you make a mistake. You know and love Open Source, and are passionate about maintaining a free and open Internet.
Please include your Skype or Hangouts id for the first interview and send your resume or LinkedIn in English and/or project portfolio (GitHub, etc.), thank you!