Do you thrive on building system infrastructures capable of scaling on a massive level -- without any hiccups or downtime? Working at Bright could be just what you are looking for! This is an opportunity for you to make a difference in the lives of millions of job seekers -- by helping us ensure that our systems remain state of the art and adapt for high scalability as we continue to grow.
Bright harnesses the power of Big Data to help eliminate the noise in the hiring process - efficiently connecting job seekers to their best opportunities, and employers to their top prospects.
We aren't just innovating the online job search -- we build technology that moves the entire labor market, faster.
The ideal person we are looking for has a history of working successfully within high-availability environments and has a knack for designing and implementing scalable infrastructures. Our ideal candidate is passionate about systems and network engineering, Big Data / NoSQL, optimizing performance, and is driven by data and metrics.
If you have an interest in helping us improve our infrastructure to power systems that will have an impact on millions of job seekers, apply today at: http://www.bright.com/apply/50376
Learn more about what it's like to work at Bright: http://www.bright.com/careers
Bright is proud to be an EOE/M/F/D/V
Partner closely with the engineering team and provide thought leadership regarding system design, architecture, and integration
Lead system design activities or review system designs to ensure that products will exhibit high levels of performance, security, scalability, maintainability, appropriate reusability and reliability upon deployment
Develop innovative solutions to scalability issues using cloud computing
Write and update internal documentation of our systems and processes as well as document systems designs, record active configuration, and write operational run books
Proactively analyze system-wide performance metrics in support of capacity planning
Create scripts to monitor and automate processes
Be available and able to respond in a timely fashion to emergencies, such as system outages -- even if it is after traditional work hours
Demonstrable knowledge of TCP/IP, HTTP, security, storage, SQL databases, and NoSQL Stores
Networking and network configuration experience
User authentication / permissions management
Experience using Chef as a system configuration tool
Detailed knowledge and experience in UNIX/Linux systems and associated shell scripting (Python, Bash, sh, etc.)
Familiarity with indexing applications and data stores such as Lucene, Solr, ElasticSearch, CouchDB, etc.
Experience working with ElasticSearch clusters, Percona clusters, job queues, AMQP, Redis, and nagios for alerting
Public and private cloud deployments with criteria-based scaling, server image creation and maintenance
Experience with backups, high availability, and automated failover procedures for minimizing downtime