Systems Engineer

Soundcloud | San Francisco

About the Position

  • Participate in managing the infrastructure that runs to help provide very high uptime and performance in a 24x7 environment
  • Manage and lead systems deployment and upgrade efforts of varying size and complexity
  • Participate in designing and building a wide variety of tools to help support the infrastructure
  • Provide extensive failure and recovery analysis to create tools and documentation
  • Participate in on-call rotation


  • 4+ years professional Linux system administration, in large data center environments serving a high traffic destination site

  • Experience with configuration management systems such as Chef or Puppet

  • Extensive experience managing database/datastore clusters, such as Mysql, Cassandra, Hadoop

  • Great shell programming skills

  • Experience with network engineering and strong knowledge of IPv4 and IPv6 Networks

  • Proven excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

Find out more and apply online here.