Corporate Systems Engineer

Yelp, San Francisco, CA

Connecting people with great local businesses

Yelp is looking for a Systems Engineer to support our growing Corporate Engineering Systems team.

As a member of our Corporate Engineering team, you will play a pivotal role in building and administering our systems as well as participate in key design decisions.  The ideal candidate has enterprise system engineering skills with a start-up mindset.  We're seeking someone who is self-motivated and passionate about designing and implementing secure, reliable systems that scale.

What You Will Do:

  • Linux server administration and engineering
  • Scripting and automation
  • Custom tool development, as necessary
  • System and network security
  • Manage Platform as a Service using open source tools
  • Manage core services like AD, DNS, DHCP, Radius, etc.
  • Monitor our environment and manage alerts and escalations
  • System design and process documentation
  • AWS and VMWare management

What We Are Looking For:

  • Strong Linux experience
  • Proficient in at least one programming or scripting language (PowerShell, Python, Ruby, Perl, C, Java, etc.)
  • Configuration management experience (Puppet preferred)
  • Revision control experience (git preferred)
  • Service architecture experience (docker, jenkins, terraform etc)
  • LDAP/AD/SAML administration experience
  • AWS experience a plus
  • Experience working in a heterogenous systems environment (Windows, OSX, etc)
  • Solid understanding of fundamental technologies, i.e. TCP/IP, HTTP, SMTP, etc.
  • Solid understanding of enterprise networks. Juniper a plus
  • Knowledge of best practices related to security, performance, and disaster recovery
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A sense of humor!
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

About Yelp

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