System Engineer

Location: Sunnyvale, CA

Type: Contracted

Min. Experience: Mid Level

FocusKPI, Inc. is looking for Systems Engineer to work for our client in Sunnyvale, CA. This is a full-time contract with negotiable pay rate.

• Proactively monitor availability and performance of our client's application stack and infrastructure using key homegrown and commercially available tools.
• Efficiently respond to monitoring alerts, incident tickets, and email/phone/irc requests to NOC operations and triage/escalate issues as needed.
• Adeptly perform application and website troubleshooting to quickly resolve issues per documented procedures.
• Candidly work with SRE and Development teams, as well as coordinate/communicate/manage notifications and updates of issues affecting site availability/performance to customers and executive management
• Effectively ensure smooth and complete hand offs between shifts.

 Required Skills & Experience

• Understanding and Strong programming experience in Java/J2EE applications
• Experience working with Unix/Linux(Redhat) and system management tasks.
• Capacious scripting (anything will work, but they are a Python shop) and automation experience

• Good understanding of network concepts, IPv6, TCP/IP stack and common Internet protocols
• Effective team player to be able to work closely with peers and other operations or engineering teams
• Strong organizational skills with ability to multitask in an interrupt-driven, real-time environment
• Superb interpersonal, analytical, and communication skills - both written and verbal
• Identifies and automates repetitious tasks and processes to improve issue resolution time.
• Documents and streamlines existing processes and implements new processes.
• Enhances and/or builds utilities/tools (together with SRE) to increase productivity.
Preferred skillset:

• Display a passion to enhance your current skill set - Willing to become a subject matter expert in key technologies
Thank you for applying!

FocusKPI Hiring Team 


About FocusKPI: 
FocusKPI Inc. is an analytics consulting business providing solutions such as CRM customization, Risk Management, Business Intelligence, Advanced/Operational/Web/Digital Analytics as well as Human Resources for our clients.


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