SunGard Senior Systems Engineer - Linux/OSX in San Francisco, California

Senior Systems Engineer - Linux/OSX

  • Job ID #:JR22364

  • Functional Area:Information Technology

  • Position Type:Full-Time Regular

  • Relocation Provided:No

  • Travel Percentage:0

  • Primary Location:US-California-San Francisco 735 Battery Street, 1st Floor-3934

  • Secondary Location(s):US-California-Petaluma 119 C Street-4067

  • Remote - Anywhere In USA

    • Department:
  • Education Desired:Bachelors Degree or equivalent

  • Experience Desired:Proven Experience

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Position Responsibilities\Requirements:

FIS is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to join our rapidly growing team. Our ideal candidate will be able to:

  • Build/deploy/install - help maintain and build the most dependable infrastructure

  • Scale - find ways to help us scale our operations via automation

  • Support - work with developers, testers to support agile development

This position may allow for remote work and relocation assistance is available.

Our team and solutions connect consumers to their money — through leading-edge mobile banking, payments and commerce solutions. We’re the mobile development engine of FIS — the largest, Fortune 500, global Fintech company — powering over 1,400 banking apps and 30 million mobile users. Our solution is branded by our customers — banks and retailers — so you might not have heard of us. But, if you’ve used a banking app, you’re most likely using FIS Mobile software.

Join us in setting the standard in mobile financial services. Our DevOps team is powering the innovation of our market-leading mobile banking solution. This multi-faceted, versatile team ensures that our engineers have a suite of leading-edge automation tools at their disposal. This is not your traditional IT; team members work on everything from hardware to software to networks. Get to build iOS software on an enterprise platform, work on a Linux-based infrastructure, code in Ruby on Rails — and gain invaluable experience from this seasoned group whose spent many years in the tech industry. Bring your passion and enthusiasm to help build and scale the infrastructure! We are a dynamic, skilled and laid-back team. Come join us and help build the best possible infrastructure at FIS Mobile!

Responsibilities include:

  • Complete administration of Linux and OSX environment

  • Build and expand our monitoring and metrics suite

  • Build, configure and support of middleware apps and third-party tools

  • Manage and scale our hybrid cloud infrastructure - Cloudstack, XenServer, AWS, etc.

  • Work closely with peers and partners on DevOps initiatives

Knowledge and Experience requirements:

  • 8+ years programming experience in a technical environment

  • Experience with Redhat or CentOS Linux O/S

  • Experience managing and maintaining a hybrid cloud (Cloudstack, Xen)

  • Experience with build systems (Jenkins), distribution, installation, and maintenance of Open Source tools

“Nice-to-have” skills & experience:

  • Experience with a modern programming language such as Ruby, Python or Go.

  • Familiar with Rails, Sinatra or other Ruby Web frameworks

  • Experience with Software Development Lifecycle and the associated methods/tools

  • Experience with build systems (Jenkins), distribution, installation, and maintenance of Open Source tools

  • Familiarity with the container ecosystem and applications like Docker, Kubernetes or OpenShift.

  • Knowledge of Cloud/hybrid infrastructure

  • Ability to troubleshoot and improve upon complex systems



FIS is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available

For positions located in the US, the conditions below apply.

If you are made a conditional offer of employment, you will be required to undergo a drug test and background check (including criminal record check)

ADA Disclaimer: In developing this job description care was taken to include all competencies needed to successfully perform in this position. However, for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) purposes, the essential functions of the job may or may not have been described for purposes of ADA reasonable accommodation. All reasonable accommodation requests will be reviewed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

As part of the selection process this role may require an assessment to determine suitability

Recruitment at FIS works primarily on a direct sourcing model; a relatively small portion of our hiring is through recruitment agencies. FIS does not accept resumes from recruitment agencies which are not on the preferred supplier list and is not responsible for any related fees for resumes submitted to job postings, our employees, or any other part of our company.