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Data Center Operations Engineer

Software ENG & DEV | Pleasanton, CA | Full Time, Contract, and Temporary

Job Description

Data Center Operations Engineer 2367 

A leading enterprise software solutions company is seeking a Data Center Operations Engineer. The successful candidate will work closely with the Security Operations, Network, Security, and IT teams in coordinating and automating data on-boarding in Splunk and in Security Data Lake. The ideal candidate must be proficient in Linux system administration and programming. The company offers a great work environment! 

Data Center Operations Engineer Pay and Benefits:

  • Hourly pay: $85/hr
  • Worksite: Leading enterprise software solutions company (Pleasanton, CA 94588)    
  • W2 Employment, Group Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, PSL

Data Center Operations Engineer Responsibilities: 

  • Support and provide mentorship on how to best deploy and maintain our Splunk environment.
  • Design and support the automated deployment of security infrastructure in both Data Centers and in the Public Cloud.
  • Install, build and maintain Splunk and related Apps and add-ons.
  • Lead cross-team efforts with other internal organizations.
  • Support On-call duties for a variety of security tools.
  • Lead key initiatives and goals for the Cyber Security Engineering team.

Data Center Operations Engineer Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of experience in IT/Security.
  • Minimum of B.S. Degree in a STEM field or clear evidence of engineering excellence.
  • Specialist in Splunk Architecture (ideally certified).
  • Proficiency in Linux administration (ideally RHEL/CentOS.
  • Proficient skills in Chef, Ansible, and Terraform.
  • Version Control System (ideally Git).
  • Continuous integration tools (ideally Jenkins).
  • Programming experience in Python.
  • Experience writing and supporting open-source tools.
  • Experience working in any of the major cloud service providers – AWS, GCP.  

Job Type: 

  • 40 hours/week, 3 Month Assignment