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Senior Linux Administrator
Hybrid, Remote/In-office
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Bash
Git
Linux/Unix
Ruby
Python
Quality Assurance (QA)
Requirements
  • Proven experience in the administration, configuration and support of Linux (Ubuntu)
  • Experience writing and deploying BASH scripts for task automation
  • You must Understand, vocalize, and be a champion for the unique challenges faced in a complex engineering environment
  • A strong desire to automate everything
  • You maintain a security mindset when engineering solutions to complex problems
  • The ability to multitask and prioritize tasks, own and drive projects effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail with a passion for thorough systems documentation
  • Compassion for end users and a desire to provide a quality user experience
Responsibilities
  • Support the Ubuntu client platform that thousands of Cruisers rely on everyday
  • Provide tier-3 troubleshooting and resolution for Ubuntu systems as an escalation path from IT Operations
  • QA testing for primary Cruise endpoint systems and services prior to deployment
  • Identify trends, perform RCA, and translate issues reported by IT Operations into reproducible and actionable tasks for IT Engineering
  • Identify opportunities to enable self-service for users and support the operations team with day-to-day requests
  • Own and report on the health of the Ubuntu environment, from patch coverage to performance baselines
  • Implement configuration changes using an automated approach using tooling, scripting or other methods of automation
Desired Qualifications
  • You have experience managing Ubuntu as a desktop operating system at scale using a scripted or Configuration-as-Code approach
  • You have experience using Git and CI/CD to improve the quality and release cadence of changes
  • Knowledge of scripting in Python or Ruby
  • You have managed macOS or Windows endpoints
Cruise

1,001-5,000 employees

Self-driving car service
Company Overview
Cruise's is building self-driving vehicles to improve life in our cities. The company makes autonomous, sustainable, self-driving EVs.
Benefits
  • Flexible vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • Fertility & family expansion benefits
  • 401k matching program
  • Monthly social events
  • Community volunteering programs
  • Healthy meals & snacks for onsite employees
  • Quarterly offsites & working retreats
  • Monthly wellness stipend
  • Mental health support
  • Professional development programs
  • On-site gym in SF HQ
  • Commuter benefits for onsite employees
  • Medical, dental & vision coverage
Company Core Values
  • Stay safe
  • Stay focused
  • Own it
  • Seek truth
  • Work together
  • Be humble