[Jobposts] System Administrators opportunity at Ooyala

Sapna Aggarwal sapna.aggarwal at ooyala.com
Fri Feb 10 17:24:46 UTC 2012

Job Posting by: Sapna Aggarwal, Technical Recruiter at Ooyala


Location: Mountain View, CA.
Full Time opportunity

Email resumes to: sapna.aggarwal at ooyala.com

Ooyala is powering the video revolution for some of the biggest
companies around the world with hundreds of millions of visitors and
billions of hits every single day. We help our partners manage,
deliver, and optimize their video investment across multiple device
platforms. Do you have the passion to make a huge impact on a global
scale? Ooyala is the place for you.

System Administrator is a part of mission critical team that is
responsible for making sure our customers have a flawless experience.
You wear many hats in this role, deftly multi-tasking between
projects, such as setting up a server fleet for the launch of a new
project, scaling systems and optimizing infrastructure to handle our
massively expanding traffic. The ideal candidate is detail-oriented,
has the ability to deftly multi-task between several projects, and
continually find innovative way to do things in a smarter way.


•   Configure and administer production system and network

•   Monitor stability and performance

•   Ensure 24x7 operation and respond to service outages

•   Setup systems and scale to meet demand.

•   Help integrate monitor and alert tools into our infrastructure.

•   Write documentation and best practices to raise the level of the team.


•   BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.

•   3+ years experience with Linux.

•   2+ years running large production systems.

•   Working knowledge of IP networking, and network devices.

•   Extensive knowledge of load balancers, webservers,
firewalls/security and monitors.

•   Understanding of various protocols such as NFS, DNS, NIS.

•   Ability to create program to automate tasks (perl, python)

If this sounds like an opportunity you'd be interested in exploring,
please send me your resume / availability to chat at
sapna.aggarwal at ooyala.com and I will get back with you. This position
is located in Mountain View, CA. If you have questions, I will be more
than happy to schedule an introductory call to address all of them.


Sapna Aggarwal
Technical Recruiter
sapna.aggarwal at ooyala.com

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