Google seeks Unix or Linux System & Network Administrator/Expert Coder
Senior Unix Systems Administrator/Architect with heavy coding skills, Google.com
Full-time positions based in Mountain View, California or Dublin, Ireland.
Relocation assistance provided.
•3+ years Senior level Unix system administration experience.
•Expert coding and troubleshooting in any of the following languages: C, C++, Java, Python, Shell, Perl, PHP
•Deep understanding of networking ie: understanding of how to isolate, diagnose, and resolve service delivery components (service delivery components include servers, networks, and applications); be familiar with the functionality, operating, and failure modes of key networking devices (routers, switches, bridges, firewalls, hardware load balancers); be able to identify networking as the potential cause of a service issue using server-resident tools to generate this data (i.e. tcpdump, ping, traceroute, etc.); familiarity in interpreting the output of these tools; familiarity with common network topologies, protocols, and tools; have some notion of common network security exploits -- and their remedies; understanding of troubleshooting at the packet level
•Experience with MySQL a plus.
•BA/BS in Computer Science or a related technical discipline.
•Experience in a high-volume or critical production service environment.
Google.com Engineers are involved in all aspects of running our site. From design to debug, from architecture to applications, Google.com engineers spend their time troubleshooting problems in large-scale clustered application service environments, and focus on making continual improvements to our services.
For immediate consideration, please send a text (ASCII) or HTML or PDF version of your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org