Randstad Systems Engineer - Sr in Sunnyvale, California

Systems Engineer - Sr

job details:

  • location:Sunnyvale, CA

  • salary:$72 - $79.20 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, November 30, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:658810

job description

Systems Engineer - Sr

job summary:

Responsible for the planning and engineering of an organization's systems infrastructure. Includes the implementation and design of hardware and software. Monitors the performance of systems. Typically requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 4-6 years of experience.

You Will

  • Operate and maintain a reliable, high-performance platform infrastructure for a modern data processing application

  • Support the development teams to provide high quality, available, and dynamic solutions

  • Build, configure, and deploy to QA, Dev, and PROD environments

  • Use tools including GitLab and Jenkins to deploy to dynamic, scalable environments

  • Maintain and operate Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery systems

  • Incorporate automated tests and security scans into the CI/CD pipeline

  • Promote DevOps across functional teams and disciplines through collaboration, tooling and practices

  • Participate in ongoing improvements and maintenance of systems and tools

  • Be a driving force for hosted solutions, delivering a highly available and performant hosted offering to our customers and meeting internal and external SLAs

  • Advocate a DevOps and "Infrastructure as Code" mindset

  • Define, develop, and maintain system status and performance monitoring solutions

  • Define and implement security best practices to enable compliance audits and reports

location: Sunnyvale, California

job type: Contract

salary: $72.00 - 79.20 per hour

work hours: 9am to 6pm

education: Bachelors


  • Serve as an escalation point for field support issues

  • Continually improve DevOps tools, processes, and procedures

  • Work closely with the development teams to provide high quality, available, and dynamic solutions

  • Assist in movement towards use of modern technologies including containerization and cloud-native development


Candidate Must-Haves:

  • Core Java and Java Web Components

  • Ruby

  • Unix and Shell Scripting

  • Database design and development in one or more - Oracle, MySQL, SQLServer, Cassandra, and PostgreSQL

  • Developing cloud-native applications

  • Customer focus


Nice To-Haves:

  • Good knowledge of IaaS stack

  • Hands-on experience on Azure and/or GCP is a plus

  • Python programing

  • Resiliency & Performance testing

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