Viki Inc Systems Engineer in San Diego, California

Viki, a Rakuten Company (Japan Stock Exchange: 4755), is a global TV site with tens of millions of viewers a month watching primetime TV and movies from around the world, subtitled in over 200 languages by a community of fans. With billions of videos viewed and more than one billion words translated, Viki brings global entertainment to fans everywhere.

We are in search of a Systems Engineer for Ebates Inc. Like Viki, Ebates is part of the Rakuten family of companies. This is a full-time position located in Pacific Beach, San Diego and reports to the Director of Technology Operations. You will be responsible for the Systems Administration, Webstack Administration and Software Deployment for Infrastructure, powering the PCI Compliant Websites. You will also develop tools and strategies for deployment, testing and monitoring to support Ebates’ goal of security compliance 100% up-time and quick turnaround of new code deployments for the Engineering organization. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

• Provide system administration support to Engineering teams developing websites on Nginx, PHP/Tomcat and MySQL stack on Linux platform • Work with DevOps Lead to automate infrastructure systems built in AWS and On-premise/VMware environment using Chef, CloudFormation and vRealize automation suites • Deploy code across the QA, Staging and Production environments to comply with PCI requirements • Perform remediation across the entire infrastructure stack per the PCI DSS audit findings • Be available for rostered 24/7 on call schedule • Continually learn and move forward with technology and developing skills in automation area


• Linux Systems Administration (Ubuntu, CentOS) experience • Prior experience supporting high traffic websites • Experience working with virtualization such as VMWare • Experience with the administration of servers with MySQL databases • Experience with Load Balancers (F5 is desired) • Experience working with AWS and services such as EC2, VPC, S3, RDS, ELB, Security Groups and AutoScale • Working knowledge and experience hardening websites with SSL • Experience with management tools such as Chef, Docker and CloudFormation is a plus

Rakuten Group of companies also includes Viber, Ebates, Kobo and more; reaching a global audience of nearly 1 billion users. This is an excellent opportunity to join a medium-sized team and make a difference as we scale.

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