Job: Linux System Architect

Category-   System Operations


Endurance International Group is a publicly traded (NASDAQ: EIGI) technology company that helps power small and medium-sized businesses online. Through its proprietary cloud platform, Endurance provides web presence solutions including web hosting, eCommerce, eMarketing and mobile business tools to approximately 4.4 million subscribers around the globe. The companys world-class family of brands includes Bluehost, HostGator, iPage, Domain.com, A Small Orange, MOJO Marketplace, BigRock and ResellerClub, among others.

In India, Endurance has a very strong presence through its brands Hostgator, BlueHost , BigRock , ResellerClub & Logicboxes. Through its strong performance & brand marketing activities, Endurance has been able to cement itself as an innovative family of brands that are market leaders within their categories.

Headquartered in Burlington , Massachusettes, Endurance employs more than 2,700 people across the United States in Utah, Texas, Washington and Arizona and in the United Kingdom , India. Israel and Brazil.

As part of the Systems Architect team, you will work with a team of highly technical Operations Engineers, Software engineers, System Administrators, Product Managers etc to engineer great products, deliver five 9’s uptime, build reliable systems, tools & automate processes. You will conceptualize, engineer, deploy & manage web-presence products for our 4+ million subscriber base.

Our teams are small, yet incredibly impactful. We’re highly-motivated, engaged, and empowered to make a difference. We’re looking for talented engineers with a strong operational background and a penchant for solving complex technical problems. Does this sound like you?

Experience: 4-6 years

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, engineer, deploy and operate world-class, highly available, scalable & reliable products in the IaaS, SaaS, PaaS space
  • Automate all the things.
  • Serve as a primary point responsible for the overall health, performance, and capacity of one or more of our services.
  • Participate in the prioritization, scoping and scheduling processes for new products and features.
  • Learn new technology & practices, mentor the team and conduct training sessions – devote time for learning and continuous improvement of self and team.
  • Provide great customer service, respond to escalations and build self-serving tools/methods for customers and support teams.
  • Build automated tools to facilitate rapid issue resolution and deployment of new features and changes.
  • Imbibe and maintain a strong customer service oriented attitude while designing and building products
  • Participate actively in recruitment and training processes. Mentor other individuals.
  • Abide by organizations Information security policies and guidelines.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (including listening, speaking, and writing) and ability to work well in a diverse, team-focused environment with other Engineers, Product Managers, etc.
  • In depth Linux/Unix fundamentals, Good understanding the various linux kernel subsystems (memory, storage, network etc), Understanding of various distributions nuances (RHEL/Centos/Debian/Ubuntu etc), Package management etc.
  • DNS & Networking Fundamentals, TCP/UDP, IP Routing, HA & Load Balancing Concepts.
  • RAID/DAS/SAN/NAS Concepts, Good understanding of file systems.
  • SQL/RDBMS, MySQL, Postgres, Database Scaling & Replication.
  • Experience with Puppet & GIT
  • Experience with Scripting/Programming in Bash/PERL/Ruby/Python/Go (any).
  • Regular expressions, Excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • 4+  years in a UNIX-based large-scale web operations role
  • Understanding of Agile methodologies
  • Previous experience working with geographically-distributed coworkers.
  • Knowledge of most of these : virtualization, docker,  public/private clouds, relational and non relational databases , web architectures , filesystems, queueing systems, config management, metrics and logging systems.

About Us:

At Endurance International Group (NASDAQ:EIGI), we are dedicated to helping small and medium-sized business owners navigate their online journey – by providing cloud presence solutions, online resources & security and business applications. We believe that every business, anywhere in the world, has the right to an established presence on the web and it is our mission to make this happen.