Randstad Sr Systems Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts

Sr Systems Engineer


job details:

  • location:Boston, MA

  • date posted:Monday, July 17, 2017

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:565365

Required Skills for this position :


Heavy Python


CentOS (which is a RedHat Linux derivative)


  • Develop processes to improve automation for scalability and sustainability.

  • Contribute to AWS tooling evolution.

  • Work closely with application developers to solve problems with telephony integration, machine learning, and data analytics.

  • Develop innovative solutions around metrics and monitoring to improve resiliency of the entire system.

  • Monitor, test and analyze application and system performance.

  • Ensure systems are secured and comply with regulatory guidance and company policies.

  • Interact with and support internal and external customers.


  • Bachelor's degree in a IS/IT/System Administration related field or equivalent experience.

  • Willingness to learn new technologies and skills on the fly.

  • Proficiency using Unix / Linux environments and tools.


  • Basic experience in one of the following languages: Perl, Python, or Ruby.

  • Basic Bash scripting proficiency.

  • Experience with Configuration management tools.

  • Familiarity running "Infrastructure as code"

  • Experience scaling Multi AZ AWS environments and tooling. CloudFormation is a plus.

  • Familiarity scaling Mongodb

  • Experience with a CI/Job management tool such as Jenkins. Strong skills in troubleshooting and debugging application related network issues.