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Senior DevOps / SRE

Engineering | Emeryville, CA

Job Description

Senior DevOps / Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) | Emeryville, CA

Be an early and important member of TubeMogul – an exciting, well-funded and growing startup that solves big problems in the rapidly growing online video market.
Our operations team is searching for a Senior Operation Engineer / SRE with strong Linux knowledge to automate the management of hundreds of cloud servers. The operations team leverages some of the most cutting edge technology to simplify an otherwise complex system.
Join a team building a highly scalable system that makes over 100,000+ decisions per second and reports the results in real-time.  TubeMogul's PlayTime platform is the first video advertising technology of its kind.  It makes real-time decisions about which ads to serve and dynamically adapts to advertiser preferences, user responsiveness, and changes in the marketplace.
  • Build tools to ease infrastructure provisioning and scaling
  • Monitor and improve service performance and stability
  • Continuously extend and improve infrastructure components to handle growth
  • Investigate failures
  • Work closely with development teams to ensure that platforms are designed with "operability" in mind
  • Assist our software engineering team to ensure proper monitoring and metrics are being built into the applications before going to production
Required Skills: 
  • Desire to work in a fast paced environment
  • Experience troubleshooting and deloying application on Linux
  • Linux Ubuntu/Debian
  • Bash or other shell
  • At least one of : Perl, Python, Ruby
  • Configuration and automation of Nagios and Ganglia
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP, DNS (Bind), LDAP (OpenLDAP), NFS, SSH Tunnelling, OpenVPN, Apache httpd 2.x
  • Apache Hadoop and HBase
  • Haproxy or any other software load balancer solution
  • Software Raid with LVM or mdadm

Candidates will be familiar with the technologies we are using but may have not necessarily had the ability to work on them in their current job setting.  That's generally ok.  However, you should have true passion for technology that is apparent through your previous work.  Furthermore, the best candidates are excellent team players as one of the benefits of working at TubeMogul is coming to work with people you can rely on.

Bonus Skills:
  • MySQL 5.1+
  • Haproxy or any other software loadbalancer solution
  • Software Raid with LVM or mdadm
  • Lua and MySQL Proxy
  • Java, C/C++, PHP
  • Experience with Amazon AWS (EC2, S3, EBS, EIP)
  • Couchbase and memcached
  • Server Virtualization using Eucalyptus, OpenStack or CloudStack
  • BGP Routing

About TubeMogul

We are the only video marketing company built for branding. We integrate real-time media buying, ad serving, targeting, optimization and brand measurements into a single solution, TubeMogul simplifies the delivery of video ads. We are a cohesive group of overachievers determined to deliver the potential the internet offers to brand advertising. TubeMogul was recently named best Video Ad Platform by Streaming Media and recognized by the San Francisco Times as one of the fastest growing companies.

We are a fast growing startup company with a clear business plan for success.  You will definitely want to be part of this tremendous growth opportunity!
Compensation / Perks

You will be rewarded for your hard work!  You'll appreciate a competitive compensation package including excellent benefits and stock options.  You'll love a challenging work environment; A-player colleagues, momentum, strong leadership and clear objectives and the ability to make a difference.  Other benefits include: medical, dental, vision, 401k, bonus program, choice of windows or Mac laptop, flat screen monitors, sunny office with outdoor patio, in-office game room, food and lots more!

Engineering roles at TubeMogul are not necessarily rigid.  Developers interested in developing skills outside of their core competency are often rotated into projects that interest them. 

Apply Now

Please use the link provided to apply.  We look forward to reviewing your resume!  This opportunity is for people interested in full-time work only.  No contractors, consultancies or recruiters will be considered.