Chess.com is looking for someone who is passionate about building & managing infrastructure. We are looking for someone who has the deep experience of a traditional sysadmin, and also the future-oriented skills of managing in a cloud / kubernetes ecosystem. We are blending our existing bare-metal datacenter hosting with AWS/GCP for microservices and scaling, and need your help to make sure that we're always up, stable and performant.
QUALIFICATIONS - UNIX/linux generalist - 5+ years supporting php, mysql, and redis - Traditional sysadmin skills of building hosts, monitoring, and capacity planning - Experience with AWS or GCP, setup and control over console, CLI, and API - Proficiency in managing Kubernetes clusters - Particular experience with Terraform (we treat Infrastructure as a Code) - Understanding of networking fundamentals, http, etc - Comfortable with scripting - Bonus: Experience with message brokers (e.g. Kafka, PubSub, Redis)
This is a REMOTE, FULL-TIME position open to anyone in the USA or Canada. You can learn more about us here: https://www.chess.com/blog/erik/how-chess-com-s-100-person-virtual-team-works-together https://www.chess.com/about https://www.chess.com/jobs