• Apptio
  • $106,775.00 -170,510.00/year*
  • Vinton , VA
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time

  • Want to understand why we automate everything
  • Will help us create the vision of things we should do in the future and then do them
  • Are someone who wants to grow their skill set by using newer technologies and investigating what will take us to another level
  • Love to fix fix things when they are broken and do what you can so they don t break again
  • Want to work across a lot of different infrastructure technologies (only limited by your skills or interest
  • Know how to write code or a script to automate a repetitive process
  • Us:


    We are a globally distributed team of engineers whose job is to make sure that our infrastructure is fast, reliable, efficient, and secure so that Apptio s SaaS offerings can be used to thrill our customers. Examples of recent team accomplishments include;

  • Automate deployments of various customer facing software products across the organization
  • Re-architecture of network topology as well as a rebuild / upgrade
  • Deployment of Kubernetes in Lab environment
  • Adoption of ChatOps practices in our Slack environment
  • Refactoring of MySQL backup strategy in order to better support hundreds of large database instances
  • Continued development of our internal tooling to support the needs of other Apptians.
  • What we want you to do:

    You will be a member of our globally distributed technical operations team spending a portion of your time working with the rest of the team picking up tickets from the queue and the rest of your time working on project based work. Typical work involves troubleshooting of our application instances, resizing containers, deployments and much more. We work with technologies like Docker, Puppet, AWS, and Kubernetes. Our environment consists of both colocated hardware as well as cloud deployments.

    Basic Qualifications:
  • 3+ years experience with Linux (Red Hat/CentOS preferred)
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Work really well with a bunch of very smart people around the world on interesting tech
  • You re very technically curious and whenever you can, you self-learn technologies that interest you
  • Really good at finding problems and fixing them, even when there is an outage and the pressure is on
  • Experience and/or serious interest to learn one or more of the following is very valuable;

  • Coding against API s for infrastructure automation
  • Continuous integration and automated deployment techniques
  • Distributed Systems
  • Distributed Storage Systems such as Parallels Cloud Storage, Hadoop, Ceph, or similar
  • Messaging Queues (RabbitMQ,ActiveMQ)
  • Monitoring tools such as: Sensu, Nagios, Splunk, Grafana
  • Contatiners (Docker, OpenVZ, Parallels)
  • Virtualization (KVM/qemu)

  • Associated topics: equipment, infrastructure, maintenance, network, satcom, satellite, server, system engineer, system specialist, technician

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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