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Sr. Staff Software Engineer-6 month C2H Role-San Francisco


  • Design and build our Observability system – one system to rule them all!
  • Research and prototype new Observability technologies and platforms including devops work
  • Design novel ways to integrate metrics, tracing, and logging into a single unified Observability platform
  • Detect anomalies using machine learning
  • Apply best practices to build a highly available, high volume Observability system
  • Demonstrate the Credit Karma values of knowing, owning, collaborating, innovating, and growing

Ideal Skills:

  • Strong fundamentals in Computer Science
  • 10+ years of professional experience in platform or server-side engineering (Scala, TypeScript, js, and Go are pluses)
  • 2+ years of devops experience at scale
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to mentor other software engineers
  • Curiosity and creativity


Experience using several of the following technologies:

  • Linux (CentOS, RHEL)
  • Proxies (e.g. Nginx)
  • Containers, Orchestration (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Cloud (GCP, AWS)
  • Data streaming (e.g. Kafka, Akka Streams, Google Pub/Sub, Amazon Kinesis)
  • Time-series databases (e.g. InfluxDB, OpenTSDB)
  • Metrics collectors (e.g. Telegraf, Statsd, Collectd)
  • Log management (e.g. Splunk)
  • Distributed tracing (e.g. Zipkin)
  • Anomaly detection, machine learning

Pay Rate-DOE

Please email resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net


Senior Systems Engineer-Contract-Gaming-Austin, Tx

What you will do:

●       Provides effective solutions to the most difficult operations engineering problem

●       Long term thinking with respect to major design and technology choices

●       Operate with complex reporting relationships to reconcile competing priorities and achieve business unit objectives

●       Communicates at an expert level via documentation and verbally with both peers and partners

●       Collaborates with architects across functions to help set architectural direction for delivering highly reliable, scalable, and operable solutions

●       Partners with development teams, DBAs and QA in a DevOps model of agile development process

●       Demonstrates entrepreneurial perspective in the ideation and implementation of products and services to accelerate growth

●       Transforms business ideas into implementable technology solutions, considering build, buy and partnering alternatives

●       Make decisions which may have a broad impact and influence the organizational direction

●       Rapidly adapt to new and changing situations to quickly solve problems and find new directions

●       Drives continuous improvement through change management procedures – designing, definition of roadmaps, standardization of processes and methodologies

●       Periodic rotational 24 hours on call support
The next great Senior Systems Engineer needs:

●       Experience designing highly available solutions at scale with security and performance

●       Experience with automation and configuration management tools (Preferred: Chef and/or Puppet)

●       Experience with public cloud services and deployment (Preferred: AWS, GCP, or Azure experience)

●       Strong development experience in programming/scripting languages (Preferred: Go, Python, and/or Ruby)

●       Knowledge of the software development lifecycle and experience with source code management tools

●       Strong ability to troubleshoot complex issues ranging from system resources to application stack traces

●       Strong hands-on experience in building and maintaining infrastructure for micro services

●       Experience with Continuous Integration, continuous delivery/deployment tools like Jenkins, Bamboo, or similar

●       Strong knowledge of UNIX

●       Experience integrating Open Source tools and software

●       Experience with TCP/IP, routing, VLANS, AWS Direct Connect, VPN and other networking concepts

●       Experience with VMWare, Vagrant, Docker, or Rocket is a definite plus

●       Experience with monitoring tools like NewRelic, Zabbix, Nagios or similar

●       Excellent DNS, LDAP, syslog and network service experience

●       Ability to identify and resolve performance bottlenecks in highly complex systems and drive performance optimizations

●       Working knowledge of enterprise storage technologies and protocols such as NFS, CIFS, iSCSI, Software Defined Storage, Object Storage

●       OBSESSIVE desire to automate and improve everything including process improvements, standardizing tools and technologies!

Pay Rate-$60-66/hr. DOE

Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

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