KIBO Linux Systems Engineer in United States

We are seeking a Linux Systems Engineer to join our team that works to ensure around-the-clock availability and performance of Kibo's public-facing SaaS products. They will work closely with many other parts of the organization including Development, QA and Customer Support to build and maintain best-in-class systems.

Why Kibo? We are a dynamic, growing software company offering cloud based, omnichannel platforms providing first-class eCommerce services. You will be joining a collaborative environment with a team first mentality, encouraging innovation and creativity. This role offers amazing growth potential for individuals looking to take their career to the next level!

Key Responsibilities

  • Build, deploy, and maintain stability of production and non-production servers in support of Kibo's internal applications

  • Develop automation recipes for managing our systems infrastructure and contribute to a continuous delivery pipeline

  • Perform problem resolution including root cause analysis of system and application incidents

  • Partner with development team to implement scalable and secure application configurations

  • Act as technology lead or resource as needed in support of new application and infrastructure projects

  • Develop relationships with and work alongside other functional IT groups such as networking, database and security

  • Assist with performance testing and tuning of complex and high-traffic web applications

  • Instrument applications to provide the best possible operational monitoring and metrics

  • Create, update and enhance written processes and documentation with a focus on ease of understanding and completeness

  • Participate in on-call rotation, receiving and responding to daytime and after-hours alerts

  • Identify and evaluate new technologies that can improve Kibo's products and processes

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field

  • Knowledge of Linux operating system

  • Experience with the concept of "infrastructure as code" and configuration management tools (Chef preferred) in a mission critical production environment

  • Working knowledge of Ruby and Bash scripting languages

  • Experience with support and performance management of Java/J2EE based applications

  • Familiarity with VMware virtualized systems environments

  • Understanding of Agile / Scrum and TDD principles with a focus on infrastructure

  • Advanced knowledge of systems security practices

  • Excellent technical troubleshooting experience

  • Ability to maintain a professional and courteous manner in difficult situations

  • Ability to communicate effectively with a diverse group of users.

This Job Description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of the incumbent(s). It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the incumbent. Incumbent(s) may be asked to perform other duties in addition to those described above.

Kibo Software Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of any status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local municipalities.

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field

  • Knowledge of Linux operating system

  • Experience with the concept of "infrastructure as code" and configuration management tools (Chef preferred) in a mission critical production environment

  • Working knowledge of Ruby and Bash scripting languages

  • Experience with support and performance management of Java/J2EE based applications

  • Familiarity with VMware virtualized systems environments

  • Understanding of Agile / Scrum and TDD principles with a focus on infrastructure

  • Advanced knowledge of systems security practices

  • Excellent technical troubleshooting experience

  • Ability to maintain a professional and courteous manner in difficult situations

  • Ability to communicate effectively with a diverse group of users.

This Job Description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of the incumbent(s). It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the incumbent. Incumbent(s) may be asked to perform other duties in addition to those described above.

Kibo Software Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of any status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local municipalities.