Systems Engineer

Tanium Emeryville , CA 94608

Posted 3 weeks ago

The Basics:

The Systems Engineer is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure. This individual participates in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure. This individual ensures that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational values

What you'll do:

  • Manage the day to day operations of Tanium's infrastructure

  • Participate in the planning and execution of both short and long-term goals and direction for IT

  • Develop tools for automation of tasks and integration of other central IT services

  • Follows the change management process

  • Document system configuration, installations, and maintenance processes

We're looking for someone with:

  • Education

  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Experience

  • Experience

  • 2-3 years relevant work experience required

  • 3-5 years relevant work experience preferred

  • Deep technical knowledge of fundamental technologies, such as VMware, Proxmox, Storage Area Networks (SAN), Enterprise backup and recover/Data Protection, System Automation, Cloud Computing, and common Operating Systems (e.g. Windows, Linux, MacOS) required

  • Experience managing common services, such as DNS, DHCP, and Active Directory required

  • Familiar with monitoring and analytics tools, such as Nagios, Splunk, OpManager, and/or DataDog required

  • Basic understanding of common network technologies and protocols required

  • Problem solving skills required to analyze complex situations and use various commercial / open source tools to quickly resolve technical challenges required

  • Experience writing scripts in common scripting languages (e.g. Python and Bash and Powershell) preferred

  • Other

  • Demonstrates initiative and motivation

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Team player

  • Person of high ethics and integrity

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing environment

  • Functional Analysis

  • Lifecycle management

About Tanium:

At Tanium, we empower the world's largest organizations to manage and protect their mission-critical networks. There's a reason why 6 of the top 10 retailers, 12 of the top 15 US banks, and 4 of the US Armed Forces use Tanium. We provide lightning-fast capabilities at their fingertips to see everything and do anything across their computer networks with unparalleled scale.

We pride ourselves on being unstoppable in the pursuit of our mission. We are diverse problem solvers driven to do the right thing and win as a team.

Join our team at tanium.com/careers/


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