Systems Administrator – Linux, Learn Hadoop & Kubernetes, Growing Company


Why should I apply here?

  • Culture built on creativity and respect for engineering expertise
  • Nominated as one of the Best Places to Work in DFW
  • Entrepreneurial environment, growing portfolio and revenue stream
  • One of the fastest growing mid-size tech companies in DFW
  • Executive management with past successes in building firms
  • Leader of its technology niche, setting the standards
  • Robust, fast-paced work environment
  • Great technical challenges for top-notch engineers
  • Potential for career growth, emphasis on work/life balance
  • Remodeled office with a bistro, lounge, and foosball


What will I be doing?

  • Developing JAMF-based fleet management for a laptop fleet
  • Supporting a Kubernetes/Mesos platform and its deployment (first as an ‘understudy,’ then as an equal contributor)
  • Helping to develop Datadog-based monitoring systems
  • Provisioning and deployment of CentOS servers
  • Serving on-call 1 week a month for the server fleet (750+ servers across 5 continents)
  • Learning or contributing expertise to the following: nginx, log aggregations systems, Hadoop, COS/S3 storage adoption, DNS, distributed file systems like Ceph, TCP/IP high-capacity networking, and more


What skills/experience do I need?

  • B.S. in Computer Science or a related field
  • 2-5 years of experience as a UNIX/Linux Systems Admin
  • Familiarity with Red Hat/CentOS Linux (also open to Ubuntu)
  • Experience scripting with bash or shell


What will make my résumé stand out?

  • Experience with Mac OSX troubleshooting, JAMF
  • Interest in and/or familiarity with Hadoop or Kubernetes
  • Experience scripting with python or ruby


Location: Fort Worth, TX


Citizenship: U.S. citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. This company is currently unable to provide sponsorship (e.g., H1-B).


Salary: 90 – 140k


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