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Staff Engineer, Product Software - Site Reliability

Company: Equinix
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: September 14, 2019

Job Description:

Staff Engineer, Product Software - Site ReliabilityEquinix is the leading global interconnection platform, accelerating business performance by connecting companies to their customers and partners inside the world's most networked data centers. More than 4,500 customers trust us to provide a place where they can run their mission-critical applications and grow their businesses.

Our dream is to interconnect the world - and create a historically significant company in the process. Today we are a $3.6 billion company with over 7000 employees worldwide, and we're growing - in fact, in 2013, Forbes named Equinix as the #15 Fastest Growing Technology Company in America. Our leadership team is top-notch, our employees are dedicated and committed to customers and each other, and our size is just right for people who truly want to make a difference every day.

At Equinix, we make the internet work faster, better, and more reliably. We hire hardworking people who thrive on solving hard problems and give them opportunities to hone new skills, try new approaches, and grow in new directions. Our culture is at the heart of our success and it's our authentic, humble, gritty people who create The Magic of Equinix. They share a real passion for winning and put the customer at the center of everything they do.


  • Defining and evangelizing cloud-related optimizations and best practices to improve reliability, scalability, and performance through automation
  • Supporting edge services before they go live through activities such as system design consulting, capacity planning and launch reviews.
  • Maintaining edge services once they are live by measuring and monitoring availability, latency and overall system health,
  • Designing, managing and deploying monitoring solutions and tools to identify and address reliability risks and performance bottlenecks, optimizing the ROI on the infrastructure and reducing resource waste
  • Responsible for troubleshooting edge services infrastructure, systems, network, and application stacks
  • Performing on-call duty as part of a team maintaining the availability and performance of our cloud infrastructure as well as the various internal services and systems that our engineering team depend on.
  • Hands-on experience with Kubernetes is preferred


    • BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field with 5+ years of working experience; or master's degree with 3+ years of working experience
    • 5+ years of system administration experience
    • 2+ years of cloud engineering experience with at least one of the leading public cloud platforms, AWS, GCP, Azure, AliCloud, Oracle Cloud, etc. Experience with administering AWS or GCP is preferred.
    • Deep understanding of the software development life cycle and zero downtime release management. Experience with agile based iterative development and knowledge of software engineering best practices.
    • Experience with Openstack Ironic, Neutron, Keystone, Ceph, etc.
    • Ability to solve problems independently and systematically, coupled with strong written and communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive
    • Experience implementing and managing enterprise-scale monitoring, trending, and alerting solutions.
    • Sufficient linux environment / os performance and troubleshooting skills. Able to debug and identify network issues
    • Strong automation skills using tools such as Ansible, Chef, Terraform, Jenkins, etc.
    • Self-motivated with ability to multi-task and work under minimal supervision
    • Working knowledge network routing & switching, load balancing, clustering, distributed systems, content delivery networks, message queueing systems, etc.

      Additional Qualifications

      • Proficiency with Python programming in the domain of automation
      • Interest in designing, analyzing and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems.
      • Experience with algorithms, data structures, complexity analysis and software design.
      • Experience working with fault tolerant and highly-available distributed systems
      • Experience with big data systems and/or database administration (e.g. PostgresSQL, Cassandra, etc) a plus;
      • Experience with performance profiling and optimization, preferably in a distributed environment
      • Having a cloud solution associate or above certificate from any of the public clouds (such as AWS, GCP, Azure, etc.) is a plus
      • Experience with ELK stack

        Equinix is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Keywords: Equinix, Sunnyvale , Staff Engineer, Product Software - Site Reliability, Professions , Sunnyvale, California

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