Unix Systems Adminstrator

San Jose, California Requisition Number R0022153 Subsidiary eBay

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and imagination, where you can be part of the team shaping the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to creating an ambitious and inclusive workplace, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Configuration, deployment, maintenance, and support of Infrastructure services (LDAP, DNS, Mail, NTP, HTTP Proxy and Web Cache)
  • Configuration Management maintenance and support (Puppet, Salt)
  • Systems troubleshooting in a complex ecosystem
  • Disaster recovery planning and testing
  • Being part of an on-call rotation

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10-12 years experience in system administration
  • Strong understanding of security concepts (Access Control, Vulnerability Management, Encryption)
  • Expert knowledge of TCP/IP stack, OSI model
  • Expert Linux experience (RedHat, CentOS, Ubuntu)
  • Strong programming or scripting skills (Python, Ruby, Go, etc)
  • Experience with at least one configuration management tools (Puppet, Salt, Chef, etc)
  • Experience managing and deploying load balancers (F5 LTM/GTM, Citrix Netscaler)
  • Experience managing and deploying open source SQL databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL)
  • Experience deploying systems in a virtualized and/or containerized environment

Professional Skill Requirements

  • Good multi-tasking and time-management skills
  • Proven ability to work both independently and as a team member
  • Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with multiple teams in a fast paced environment
  • Well-organized and have the ability to approach problems with a can-do attitude

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