Systems Engineer - Data Platform at OpenDNS

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    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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    Engineer - Software
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The Business Entity
OpenDNS, now part of Cisco, is an Internet security company that's transforming the way IT departments secure their networks, and more importantly, their users. In 2012 OpenDNS launched Umbrella, a new line of cloud-delivered Internet security services that, for the first time ever, allow IT departments to extend security off the network and actually protect users wherever they roam. OpenDNS built Umbrella on top of our rock-solid foundation: the world's most loved and trusted DNS service that's used today used by 50 million people around the world.

Who You'll Work With
This Data Platform team is responsible for the architecture, development, and operation of our data infrastructure. We build systems that process terabytes of data generated from billions of events every day, and we present it via unique reports and analysis tools.

Who You Are
*Experience designing, operating and troubleshooting large scale distributed systems in a 24x7 production environment
*Experience with Unix/Linux configuration and tuning
*Experience with systems configuration management and CI automation
*Experience with health/performance monitoring and load automation
*Experience in one or more of the following: C, Java, Perl, Python, Go
*Familiarity with algorithms and data structures
*An undergraduate degree in Computer Science or related field

Nice to haves
*Knowledge of Hadoop or other Big Data technologies
*Experience with AWS

Why Cisco
We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. 

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers. 

We Are Cisco.

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