IDC Sr. Dev Ops Engineer in San Francisco, California


IDG is the #1 Tech Media Company in the world! Be a part of a friendly engineering team that handles hundreds of millions of page views and hundreds of Terabytes of data monthly. We are an international company, yet the office culture is exceedingly friendly personal. We work hard, and we work smart. More about us at:

Your Skills and Experience

  • 5+ years Unix/Linux administration managing 100+ servers
  • 3+ years Colo, metal and cloud (AWS, Digital Ocean)
  • Big IP F5 Load Balancers, or equivalent
  • LAMP
  • ELK
  • Configuration Automation: Kickstart. Ansible, Puppet
  • Monitoring: NewRelic, Nagios, AWS CloudWatch, Icigna, Ganglia
  • Databases: PostgreSQL, MySQL, Mongo, Cassandra
  • LDAP
  • CDN (Fastly)
  • Docker – a plus
  • Passion for cloud computing
  • Pragmatic approach to use different cloud models
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to define and articulate project dependencies across key stakeholders
  • Demonstrable ownership significant projects in high traffic environments

The role

  • Develop and implement strategies for automatic configuration
  • Technical ownership of over 120 servers
  • Work to enable continuous deployment
  • Maintain a geographically and technologically diverse environment
  • Develop and constantly improve our world-class infrastructure

Why work here

  • We are working with the latest tech to solve challenging issues
  • Enjoy work/life balance – we plan ahead, no fire drills.
  • Located near South Park, SF
  • Open office with views of the Bay, the park
  • Great Benefits -- fitness reimbursement, pretax commuter benefit, generous time off available day 1


Please be sure to upload a formatted version of your resume and cover letter during the application process.

Req Number: 16-0062

Posting Date: 9/13/2016

Title: Sr. Dev Ops Engineer

Job Family: Online Media

Company: IDG

Unit: US Media

City: San Francisco

State: CA

Job Type: Full-Time

Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)