Senior Site Reliability Engineer, VUDU
- Location SUNNYVALE, CA
- Department Technology & Software Development
- Team Software Development and Engineering
- Employment Type -
- Position -
- Requisition 828102BR
What you'll do atThe VUDU team includes experts in engineering, operations, product management, design, marketing, and customer service. We’re all working together to build and deliver the best streaming experience across hundreds of platforms – from mobile to smart TV.
Senior Site Reliability Engineers are hybrid systems and software engineers who are responsible and take ownership for reliability, scalability, automation, and other issues related to uptime and availability of VUDU service. Our goal is to build, scale and guard the systems that delight the customers.
• Running a 24/7 high-quality video streaming service in a fast paced startup-like environment.
• Designing, writing and building of tools to improve the reliability, security, availability and scalability.
• Having a mindset to prevent re-occurrence of problems by identifying and fixing root causes.
• Participation in capacity planning, performance analysis and systems tuning.
• Developing a deep understanding of the various services and applications that come together to deliver VUDU service.
• Participation in influence, design and creation of new architectures, standards and methods.
• Participation in on-call rotation.
• Experience with configuration management tools such as Ansible, Saltstack, Chef or Puppet.
• Building and driving automated systems that maintain system health.
• Programming knowledge – proven Python experience.
• Master of Linux shell and system internals.
• Hands-on experience with container technologies (Docker, Mesos etc).
• Hands-on experience with databases.
• Hands-on experience with network internals.
• Love for debugging: troubleshooting and debugging Tomcat, HAproxy, Nginx, Apache Software, Java, databases etc.
• Dive into and navigate unfamiliar codebase.
• Good analytics, troubleshooting skills and intuition about probable root cause.
In March 2010, VUDU was acquired by Walmart, the largest seller of packaged media in the US. The VUDU team is a part of Walmart eCommerce. Based in Sunnyvale, California, VUDU is at the cutting edge of the convergence between technology and entertainment, state-of-the-art delivery and a fundamental art form—film.
Our team is diverse, innovative, and growing. Given our love of movies, we always have an eye out for unique and top talent! Join us.
For more information, visit http://www.vudu.com.
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