Senior Linux IT Systems Engineer
Updated on 4/10/2024
Freeform

11-50 employees

Autonomous metal 3D printing with software-defined factories
Company Overview
Freeform offers a unique work environment that is at the forefront of metal 3D printing, utilizing autonomous factories powered by advanced sensing, real-time controls, and data-driven learning to deliver high-quality parts swiftly and cost-effectively. Their competitive edge lies in making large-scale 3D printing accessible to various industries, which positions them as an industry leader. The company culture is centered around a shared mission to radically alter manufacturing processes, providing employees with the opportunity to contribute to this transformative change.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Data & Analytics
Hardware

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$48.7M

Founded

2019

Headquarters

, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

45%

2 year growth

118%
Locations
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Chef
Bash
Kubernetes
Microsoft Azure
Python
Git
Operating Systems
Docker
AWS
Elasticsearch
Jenkins
Terraform
Ansible
Development Operations (DevOps)
CircleCI
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
DevOps Engineering
IT & Security
System Administration
Cloud Engineering
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience in IT Linux systems engineering
  • Experience designing infrastructure for big data and/or high-performance computing (HPC)
  • Experience with containerization technologies like Docker and container orchestration platforms like Kubernetes (cloud and on-prem)
  • Demonstrated experience with automation tools such as Ansible, Puppet, or Chef
  • Hands-on experience with cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud, including provisioning, monitoring, and scaling resources in a cloud-native environment
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines using tools like Jenkins, Github Actions or CircleCI
  • Experience with monitoring tools such as Prometheus, Grafana, or ELK stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana)
  • Linux scripting/automation experience using shell, bash, Python, or similar language
Responsibilities
  • Build highly resilient, high-performance, scalable, and flexible IT systems
  • Design, implement, manage, document & troubleshoot:
  • Compute and storage environments to support ML, big data, and Kubernetes workloads
  • Data management and archiving systems
  • Perform DevOps activities such as:
  • Infrastructure as Code (IaC): Develop and maintain infrastructure as code (IaC) using tools like Terraform or CloudFormation to automate the provisioning and configuration of infrastructure resources.
  • Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD): Design, implement, and maintain CI/CD pipelines to automate software delivery processes, including code compilation, testing, and deployment.
  • Monitoring and Alerting: Implement and maintain monitoring and alerting systems to ensure the health, performance, and availability of systems and applications. This includes setting up dashboards, configuring alerts, and responding to incidents.
  • Security and Compliance: Collaborate with security teams to implement and maintain security best practices, including vulnerability scanning, access control, and compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Maintain and administer hybrid cloud infrastructure
  • Networking and firewall hardware and software management
  • Troubleshoot various technical issues across operating systems (Linux, Windows, etc.), multiple applications, and hardware (Ruckus, Cisco, FortiGate, Supermicro, etc.)
  • Operate under tight timelines and limited resources (be scrappy)
  • Roll up your sleeves, have a “no job too big or small” mentality, be flexible, etc.