Senior Application Operations Engineer

  • San Diego, CA
  • Contract

Company Description

Nextgen Technologies Inc

Job Description

Title: Senior Application Operations Engineers (336092)

Location: San Diego, CA

Duration: 9+ Month

 

As Senior Applications Operations Engineer on the CTO-DEV Operations team, you own the outcome of the day to day work for shared applications that are used by various business units within Intuit.  You will ensure service scalability and reliability, while leading and mentoring other team members. This would entail providing 24/7 application support, incident management, debug and troubleshoot operations processes to resolve defects and root cause analysis for SST applications in production and non production environments.

 

You are a liaison between Development teams and corporate operations; you will be a primary escalation point to resolve production/hosting related issues being worked by the team. You will lead various incident, problem and "run-the-business" functions end to end. You are responsible for developing and improving processes and managing by metrics. You also review product requirements and architecture to understand and implement operational standards and capabilities.

 

Your Talents:

 

•           5+ years systems administration experience managing enterprise Unix/Linux/

•           2+ years in a 24*7 production operations role supporting SaaS offerings in a highly available  

            multi-data center environment.

•           Skills required include Scripting (Python, Ruby), web hosting technologies, JBoss/Tomcat and 

             Apache

•           2+ years developing monitors using tools like Wily, Splunk,

•           Excellent troubleshooting capabilities.

•           Good communication proficiency and ability to write technical operations documents.

•           Must possess ability to work effectively and efficiently in a cross-functional environment

•           Experience with configuration management and automation systems (e.g. Chef or Puppet).

 

Qualifications

5+ years systems administration experience managing enterprise Unix/Linux/

•           2+ years in a 24*7 production operations role supporting SaaS offerings in a highly available

             multi-data center environment.

•           Skills required include Scripting (Python, Ruby), web hosting technologies, JBoss/Tomcat and

             Apache

•           2+ years developing monitors using tools like Wily, Splunk,

•           Excellent troubleshooting capabilities.

•           Good communication proficiency and ability to write technical operations documents.

•           Must possess ability to work effectively and efficiently in a cross-functional environment

•           Experience with configuration management and automation systems (e.g. Chef or Puppet).

Additional Information

In person Interview.