Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Posted on 6/3/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Data security and management platform

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics


North Carolina, USA

Required Skills
Microsoft Azure
Google Cloud Platform
  • Bachelor's degree with 4+ years of experience or Master’s degree specializing in storage, networking or virtualization
  • Experience with Python, bash or Powershell
  • In depth knowledge of Linux platform and ability to identify and resolve issues using Linux kernel associated with storage, networking, compute and memory
  • Ability to analyze system diagnostics and clearly articulate issues
  • Good understanding of Linux debugging utilities, with an emphasis on systemtap, tcpdump ftrace, strace, wireshark, gdb, and crash
  • Knowledge of remote file access protocols, including NFS, SMB (CIFS)
  • Sound knowledge of storage-related concepts, including virtualization and data protection (e.g. VMware, CommVault, Symantec, EMC, NetApp
  • Experience working with a distributed file system and Performance analysis
  • CentOS Linux Platform Architecture experience
  • Experience debugging sophisticated, serialized, multi-threaded code
  • Own responsibility for deployment, maintenance and operations on Cohesity clusters deployed worldwide
  • Develop scripts and framework for automating repetitive tasks
  • Debug issues with backups on Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware vSphere and Linux KVM hypervisors
  • Provide support on clusters deployed in cloud platforms like Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform
  • Write scripts using bash or python for log capturing and analysis on large clusters
  • Proactively supervise and handle the availability of clusters and associated applications
  • Perform performance analysis, tuning and provide recommendations on issues and suggest cluster expansion if required
  • Define and lead changes to Cohesity Data platform to product engineering teams based on feedback from deployments
  • Provide support for issues pertaining to Powershell cmdlets and RESTful APIs and provide scripts for automating tasks on Cohesity Data Platform
  • Work on debugging and resolving technical issues with the CentOS Platform

Cohesity offers a data security and management platform that provides immutable backup and recovery at scale, cyber vaulting, multicloud mobility, intelligent file and object services, and global search, classification, and analytics. The platform aims to simplify data security and management across the data center, edge, and cloud, leveraging technologies to secure, protect, manage, and derive value from data.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding



San Jose, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Health & Wellness - Managing emotional and physical health are key to living happier lives. Cohesity employees enjoy access to exercise and meditation apps, e-Learning resources, Scribd, and more.

Parental Leave - Cohesity offers salary continuation in coordination with other benefits up to 20 weeks for maternity leaves. Up to four weeks of child bonding leave is offered to non-birth parents.

Personal Time - Our unlimited PTO policy ensures that you have work-life wellbeing and flexibility when you need it.

Financial - Cohesity offers a competitive salary, pay-for-performance bonus plan, retirement savings plan, flexible spending accounts, commuter checks, and more.