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Position : Operations Engineer

Duration : 6 Months Contract to Hire

Location : Colorado

Posted by Panzer Solutions

Job Description

Job Description

As an OPS Engineer on the Systems Integration Testing team, you will help deploy and test capabilities and frameworks into products that are used by millions of people to stream Live, On-Demand, Recorded and Offline content on hundreds of different devices. The Customer Experience is of paramount importance to us -- it should be for you as well.

Do you know beautiful code when you see it? Can you root-cause that bug that no one else can repeat? Are you proactive and willing to take ownership? Good.

Do you like to whiteboard? Great--so do we, and we put a premium on people who can defend their ideas! It is imperative that you be able to analyze and clearly communicate complex issues and technologies understandably and engagingly with your teammates.

We are actively searching for diverse candidates. If you are unsure if you are a fit, please err on the side of applying!

Who does the OPS Engineer work with?

OPS Engineers work with Systems Integration in Test engineers to ensure that test environments are available, stable and effective. We work with some of the most talented software engineers, project managers, delivery owners, network engineers, and a whole host of technically adept people. You will have the opportunity to impact VIPER products from concept to delivery.

What are some interesting problems you’ll be working on?

We deliver an enormous amount of content--over 15 years of contiguous On-Demand content, and thousands of linear channels--to millions of users. The challenges involved in packaging and delivering that content are manifest, and they all impact the customer experience. We are driving the bleeding edge in Adaptive Bitrate Video Playback, and you’ll be working on products that millions of users count on every day.

Where can you make an impact?

With hard work! We are rapidly expanding our base of expertise, and our notion of the Customer is changing, too. For us to meet all of its very ambitious objectives, we’ll need the best and the brightest to provide value at every step along the chain. The OPS Engineer is key in ensuring that Testing is effective and accurate by providing stable test environments that meet the needs of all stakeholders.


Comprehends and implements technical systems infrastructure solutions to support development and deployment of IP video technologies and services.
Provides systems level oversight for all systems supporting VIPER.
Interprets and produces documentation artifacts in relation to system designs, systems administration and infrastructure standards.
Key Technologies:

Operating Systems & Applications
? CentOS, CoreOS Linux

? Apache, IPVS

? Git

? Jira & Confluence

Virtualization Platforms
? VMware, OpenStack

? Kubernetes, Docker

Compute, Storage & Network Platforms
? Generic Compute & Cisco UCS

? Object Storage, NetApp NAS storage

? Cisco Nexus & Arista Networks

Skills & Requirements

At least 3 years of experience installing, configuring and managing a variety of Linux based systems.
Strong communication and collaboration skills.
Strong willingness to grow your skills, while learning new technologies.
Intermediate troubleshooting and problem solving skills.
Intermediate knowledge of virtualization technologies.
Basic scripting and automation skills.
Basic presentation and reporting skills.
Basic experience with DNS and DHCP.
Basic knowledge of NAS/NFS storage technologies.
Working knowledge of networking concepts (VLAN, TCP/IP, Multicast, Unicast, OSI).
Working knowledge of data center operations.
High attention to detail and strong ability to problem solve systems issues.
Willing to take ownership of problems and see them through to resolution.
Comfortable working in a fast-paced agile environment. Requirements change quickly and our team needs to constantly adapt to moving targets.

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