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POST DATE 8/10/2016
END DATE 10/22/2016

Riverbed Technology Sunnyvale, CA

Company
Riverbed Technology
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2016-3324
AJE Ref #
575838251
Location
Sunnyvale, CA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

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JOB OVERVIEW:

Systems and Solutions Engineer

Location: Sunnyvale, CA or San Francisco, CA



Riverbed is the leader in application performance infrastructure, delivering the most complete platform for the hybrid enterprise to ensure applications perform as expected, data is always available when needed, and performance issues can be proactively detected and resolved before impacting business performance. Riverbed is trusted by the world s best brands for the delivery of superior application performance for their globally connected enterprises. Riverbed s 26,000+ customers include 97% of the Fortune 100 and 98% of the Forbes Global100.

Riverbed is a pre-IPO opportunity with over $1 billion in revenue headquartered in San Francisco with branch offices around the globe.



About Solutions Team:

The primary responsibility of this team is to ensure all the Customer Use-cases are validated in-house before a product release. This team is expected to work with Marketing, Product Management & System Engineering to derive Solutions based on customer needs/environments & respective product features, deploy the Topologies & Solutions and Validate all possible use-cases. This team would work across all Product Engineering team to ensure that a new Feature is implemented appropriately, without compromising on Legacy.

ABOUT THIS POSITION:



Key Responsibilities:

* Perform system analysis, monitoring and performance tuning.

* Develop tooling to aid in infrastructure development.

* Identify and troubleshoot technical issues, work with Engineering to resolve issues.

* Streamline in house engineering and operational practices to drive continuous improvements in quality, reliability and efficiency.

* Design customer centric (enterprise, SP, SMB, Federal, ) and deployment test cases.

* Install the hardware both physical and virtual required to emulate large scale out efficient models.

* Execute tests and troubleshooting failures, identifying bugs as they arise.

* Collaborate and closely work with the product development, architects, TME s, customer facing support organization to isolate, characterize, and reproduce bugs.

* Write bug reports that include a complete characterization of the conditions under which the bug is triggered, the behavior that results, and an assessment of the impact on customers.

* Recognize ways we can make our products better for a zero touch, highly reliable, repeatable automation with top quality to deliver the best user experiences.

* Deliver best practices: write them up succinctly with a detailed explanation of how they will help improve customer satisfaction.



Required Skills and Experience:

* BS/BE/BTech or MS/ME/MTech degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer Engineering, or a closely related field.

* Minimum of 3+ years of systems experience.

* Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools.

* Highly detailed working knowledge of layer 2-7 technologies such as IP forwarding, IP multicast, OSPF, BGP, ECMP, VRRP, WCCP, VLANs, 802.1q tagging, Filesystems, Unix, Linux, Security, SSL, SSH, Ipsec, GRE, L2 and L3 VPNs

* Strong grasp of automation tools. Well versed in scripting and automation in large production server environments, using python or/and perl.

* Experience with systems and IT operations.

* Comfortable with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment.

* Good data management skills and strong focus on business outcomes.

* Comfortable with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional borders.

* Plus: Knowledge of configuring and managing CI/CD systems such as Jenkins or Bamboo.

* Monitoring and maintaining resources on Linux, CentOS, Windows and AWS platforms.

* Familiarity with network traces and ability to analyze traces and troubleshoot networking issues using Wireshark.

ABOUT RIVERBED:

Why Riverbed Technology*

Riverbed is proud to be an affirmative action (AA) and equal employment opportunities (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.



Learn more at www.riverbed.com.



Riverbed is proud to be an affirmative action (AA) and equal employment opportunities (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.



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We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer. M/F/D/V/LGBT.