[sf-lug] [JOB POSTING] Website Reliability Engineer, Menlo Park, $90K to $120K

jim jim at well.com
Fri Mar 26 10:18:32 PDT 2010

I am leading the search for a Website Reliability Engineer (Linux based)
for oDesk located in Menlo Park, CA, $90K to $120K.  I have included a
brief description of the position and company below.  If you are
interested in pursuing this opportunity or learning more please reply to
jnekton at odesk.com with a formatted copy of your resume and I will follow
up with you to discuss.  

James Nekton
jnekton at odesk.com

oDesk is home to hundreds of thousands of service providers in over 100
countries and more than 75,000 employers that have come to hire, manage,
and pay their online workteam. More work is done on oDesk than on any
other online work marketplace. With over 2X growth in each of the past
three years, oDesk was recently added to the Inc. 500 list of fastest
growing private companies and selected as the People's Choice winner at

We have raised $29 million from top-tier VCs including Benchmark, Sigma,
Globespan and DAG Ventures. Every day, thousands of people in over 100
countries earn their living through the oDesk platform, working for
companies around the world. More than $7 million passes through our
system every month, and we plan to double again this year. Our mission
is to change how the world works.

Website Reliability Engineer – Online Marketplace

If you wish to utilize both your web engineering and system
administration knowledge then oDesk is the place for you. In this
multifaceted role you will be responsible for the stability and
performance of the largest marketplace for online work on the planet.
Your thorough understanding of LAMP technologies combined with your
ability to wear many engineering hats in support of a mission critical
production environment will be crucial to your success. A strong working
knowledge of Linux /Apache systems will be required as will prowess with
scripting, Perl, PHP or Python. 

Based in our Menlo Park, CA headquarters you will enjoy a wide variety
of engineering responsibilities including: the development and
administration of monitoring tools, network management systems and
automation systems. You will also be entrusted to diagnose and
troubleshoot Linux and applications issues, and ensure the reliability
and performance of our global marketplace and production environment.
This challenging role will take your Linux administration experience,
crisis management, troubleshooting and web engineering acumen for
production systems and applications to the next level.

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