Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Woodinville, WA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  1016670
If interested in this role please reach out to akalasinsky@apexsystems.com
 
We have an immediate opening as a fully remote Sr Infrastructure Engineer that would own the responsibility for keeping our three data centers running and scaling by working closely with our operations and engineering team in providing video encoding infrastructure, dozens of petabytes of video storage, data analytics infrastructure, and computer vision GPUs used by our teams.
Some of the additional assignments would include.
  • Help drive our architecture to distributed storage and encoding.
  • Perform deep dives on complex technical issues within the data centers, ranging from automated tooling to hardware failures and network issues
  • Work as an infrastructure technical lead with cross-functional teams on projects and initiatives
  • Build and nurture business relationships with key stakeholders, partners, and vendors
  • Initiate and lead strategic initiatives driving efficiency, innovation, and standardization of our data centers
  • Provide cross data center and platform support and identify potentially larger issues, displaying effective communication when something is identified
  • Work with internal software teams and vendors to help resolve complex technical issues, maintain high hardware quality levels and influence future design to ensure ease of serviceability
  • Influence future iterations of data center and network designs to ensure seamless integration of new infrastructure and enable scalability
  • Maintain technical reference, process, and training documentation
  • Develop automation and tooling to drive consistency and efficiency in all aspects of network design, deployment, and operations
  • Understand and be able to update and develop scripts and smaller sets of software
  • Use data to drive maximum server fleet up-time and utilization rates, by understanding hardware failure rates and SLAs to customers
  • Identify trends and systemic issues in the fleet and drive resolution
  • Mentor team members to evaluate and look for better ways to resolve issues and define updates to tools and processes
  • Provide guidance and mentor technical leads and the go-to technical resource for management
  • Build cross-functional relationships and have the ability to influence policies and procedures to improve global data center operations
  • Participate in on-call activities
  • Travel required based on project demand

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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