LinkedIn Senior Systems Engineer - Content Technology in Bengaluru, India

LinkedIn was built to help professionals achieve more in their careers, and every day millions of people use our products to make connections, discover opportunities, and gain insights. Our global reach means we get to make a direct impact on the world's workforce in ways no other company can. We're much more than a digital resume - we transform lives through innovative products and technology. for your dream job? At LinkedIn, we strive to help our employees find passion and purpose. Join us in changing the way the world works. technology engineering at LinkedIn fills the mission-critical role of ensuring that our complex, content creation, hosting and managing systems are healthy, monitored, automated, and designed to scale. You will use your background as an operations generalist to work closely with our global teams from the early stages of new solutions design all the way through identifying and resolving production issues. ideal candidate will be passionate about an operations role that involves deep knowledge of both the application and the product, and will also believe that automation is a key component to operating large-scale systems. as a primary point responsible for the overall health, performance, and capacity of one or more of our Internet-facing servicesGain deep knowledge of our complex, purpose oriented infrastructure and applicationsAssist in the roll-out and deployment of new product features and installations to facilitate our rapid iteration and constant growthDevelop tools to improve our ability to rapidly deploy and effectively monitor custom applications in a large-scale UNIX environmentWork closely with globalops teams to ensure that platforms are designed with "operability" in mindFunction well in a fast-paced, rapidly-changing environmentParticipate in a 24x7 rotation for second-tier escalationsRequired QualificationsExperience with UNIX/Linux systemsExperience with Infrastructure - Compute, storage and archival, networking componentsExperience troubleshooting that critical systems, and codeExperience building end to end automation for content systems like deploying new modules and upgrades and complete fixes within the production environment, building automation for configuration management, automate provisioning tasks, automate monitoring results to action on systemsExperience in programming languages like Python, Perl, Powershell, Ruby or JavaExperience in configuration and code management systems like Github, puppet, chef, JenkinsPreferred QualificationsB. . or higher in Computer Science or other technical discipline5+ years in a UNIX-based large-scale web operations rolePython experience, specifically for systems automationPrevious experience working with geographically-distributed coworkersStrong interpersonal communication skills (including listening, speaking, and writing) and ability to work well in a diverse, team-focused environment with other SREs, Engineers, Product Managers, etc. knowledge of JIRA