Senior Systems Engineer
Redwood City, CA 94022
Key deliverables will be:
? Ensuring a secure and compliant base OS that meets industry best-practices and our compliance obligations (FedRAMP, PCI, HIPAA, etc).
? Build necessary tooling to ensure daily builds of the base OS with up-to-date packages and configuration.
? Enable Service Owners to migrate from Scientific Linux 6 to Centos7, including providing the necessary tooling and documentation to be successful.
? Identifying and driving continuous improvements to increase stability, performance, functionality by ensuring the base OS meets Operational best practices (configuration management)
The engineer will be dedicated to performing the following:
? Define what a supported OS means for the team (packages, support model, customization)
? Requirement gathering (patching, provisioning, build pipeline, Openstack, AWS, etc)
? Cleanup of Puppet modules to cleanly separate Centos7 from current SL6
? Ensuring image is consumable in Bare Metal, Openstack, VMware and Public Cloud environments (AWS, GCP, etc).
? Ensure Base OS meets all security and compliance requirements (e.G. CIS Benchmark, SELinux)
? Assisting Service Owners with adoption and migration to Centos7.
? Build/Development of appropriate supporting tools (build environment, testing environment).
? Documentation (clear area of responsibilities, expectations, technical implementation) so teams can customize the OS as needed (i.E. Custom performance tuning, disk layouts, etc).