Thursday January 31, 2013
Brightcove is looking for a DevOps engineer who loves architecting scalable systems with a focus on high volume and high throughput storage and video distribution. You’ll be responsible for Brightcove’s distributed/clustered storage and distribution platform which acts as an archive and origin server for the content of the world’s professional media publishers. This system is central to Brightcove’s video delivery, and it operates at truly massive scale, both in the cloud and in Brightcove’s private data center. You’ll work in a small team environment in an agile and iterative fashion to deliver innovative features and functionality that power the core of Brightcove’s video systems.
5+ years experience in systems administration, DevOps, or software development
BS or MS in Computer Science, or comparable experience
Systems Administrator level functional experience with Linux systems
Prior experience with Amazon EC2/S3 or other cloud service providers
Strong capability in shell scripting and at least one programming language, i.e. Python, Java, Ruby, Perl, etc.
Experience working with large, multi-threaded, scalable Cloud or SaaS applications
Understanding of load balancing and networking software/hardware, i.e. Citrix Netscaler, haproxy, nginx, AWS ELB
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This position is based at Brightcove's new headquarters overlooking Fort Point Channel, one block from South Station in Boston's Innovation District.