Aunalytics Job Opening

Infrastructure Engineer


Location: South Bend, IN
Type: Full-Time

Position Overview

Infrastructure Engineers set up and manage our end-to-end cloud analytics platform that was designed to manage and automate data ingestion, compute resources, data set creation, advanced data science, and accelerated data interaction—allowing dramatically increased speed to insights.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Utilize basic knowledge in the areas of infrastructure, networking, operating systems, distributed systems, security, and data movement technologies (such as NFS, Rsync, SFTP/SCP) to address specific operational components or deployments within a given platform
  • Investigate, design, and build platform components around a new idea, use case, or active need

Preferred Skills

  • B.S. or equivalent in a computational discipline: computer science, applied mathematics, engineering, or related field
  • Demonstrate existing proficiency in the following areas: Linux base systems, Clustering concepts, Compute/RAM tuning, Containerization concepts, Database concepts, Distributed Compute concepts, HA Quorum concepts, HPC concepts, System tuning concepts
  • Basic knowledge of the following:
    • Virtualization methodology and strategy - Why and when to virtualize.  VMware experience is a plus.
    • Enterprise networking concepts - Intermediate understanding of networking, VLANs, etc.
    • Enterprise infrastructure concepts - Intermediate understanding of server selection criteria and hardware troubleshooting.
    • Intermediate knowledge of CentOS or RHEL linux distributions
  • Basic programming skills (variables, objects, functions, loops, package usage)
  • Basic scripting capabilities (ability to read and modify Python and node.js is required.  Ability to develop in Python and node.js is a plus.)
  • Proficient Linux shell manipulation (FS navigation, Shell scripting, OS error troubleshooting)
  • Ability to think and act methodically, while troubleshooting
  • Ability to adapt, self-educate, and overcome challenges outside his/her area of expertise
  • Ability and motivation to learn and grow technically and professionally
  • Ability to consistently test actions and plans against intentions and optimization strategies
  • Ability to pre-identify failure scenarios in existing deployments as well as new designs
  • Communicate in a clear, calm, and timely manner with coworkers and clients
  • Demonstrates strong customer services skills, understanding that every person (internal and external) is a client
  • Ability to share new ideas and challenge the status quo thoughtfully and with respect
  • Basic enterprise workspace management (WiFi, Network Printing, AntiVirus)
  • Additional interest or experience in the areas of Alerting concepts, Application Mgmt, Cache concepts, Dashboarding concepts, Elasticsearch/Timeseries knowledge, LDAP concepts, High Bandwidth Networking, Low-latency Networking, Metric polling concepts, Monitoring concepts, SSH concepts, SSL/HTTPS concepts, Storage concepts, User support concepts, and Worker Clustering are a bonus.
  • Share our values: growth, relationships, integrity, true grit

What's In It for You?

  • Opportunity to work with a rapidly expanding tech company in the booming field of data science and cloud computing, alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry
  • Opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology in a casual, fun environment
  • Opportunity to be a part of a local company committed to making a difference in our community
  • Chance to work with a rapidly expanding tech company
  • Flexible schedule and paid time off
  • Free snacks and an unlimited supply of coffee
  • Social events such as happy hours, game nights, holiday parties, birthday celebrations, movie days, ice cream sundae bars, fancy coffee carts, company softball team, etc.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package including health, vision, dental, and life insurance

To apply for this job, email your resume and cover letter to careers@aunalytics.com.