Jobs From Conviva - Devops Engineer - Bangalore

Experience required for the Job: 3 - 6 years
Annual Salary of the Job: 0.00 - 20.00 Lacs
Job Location: Bengaluru/Bangalore

Have you watched Game of Thrones on or live broadcasting of FIFA World Cup on If the answer is yes, you have already used Conviva technologies.

With a view into over 4 billion streams per month from over 1.6 billion unique devices, Conviva provides a global map of the Internet with detailed intelligence, giving online video providers the power to navigate the pitfalls of delivering video over an infrastructure not built for video. By recording detailed, real-time information on each and every viewer’s experience during every viewing session, Conviva’s big data platform not only offers an unparalleled view into what is happening, but the ability to preemptively avoid the bottlenecks and outages that cause viewers to stop watching.

Conviva’s real-time big data platform enables content publishers and service providers to achieve a TV-quality viewing experience despite the unpredictability of a complex and fragile Internet and device ecosystem. Fueled by Conviva’s global intelligence â€" gathered in real time from billions of streams per month â€" Conviva’s Intelligent Data & Control Platform is the only solution that enables online video providers to analyze, identify and preemptively avoid Internet bottlenecks and breakdowns, delivering the highest quality video without interruption. Today, Conviva’s SaaS platform powers premium video services like HBO GO, ESPN, BBC, Yahoo, and over a 100 more. Conviva's platform processes over 50 billion streams a year with message processing rates higher then Twitter of over 25 million per minute. Our platform has global reach, running in multiple countries and extending into multiple public cloud locations and even our own private colocation facilities.Conviva Technical Operations Team that runs the Conviva SaaS platform is looking for Operations Engineers to expand the team. As an Operations Engineer, you will work on large-scale systems and applications operations to continuously improve Conviva SaaS services and infrastructure for availability, performance and security. Your job is not only about keeping the critical systems and services up and running, but also proactively improve design, tune and scale the infrastructure to stay ahead of the growth curve. Familiarity with running production environments at scale is crucial in this job along with an in-depth understanding of Linux systems internals, and networking. The ideal candidate enjoys solving hard problems and has a passion for outstanding viewing experience for online video. They are enjoy working with and even contributing to open source tools and have the discipline to focus on system scalability, availability, and ease of deployment in everything they manage.

Job Responsibilities
  • Monitor Conviva web applications, compute and network infrastructure, application services, databases
  • Diagnose and resolve occurring, latent and systemic reliability issues across entire stack: hardware, software, application and network
  • Continuously improve Conviva SaaS services and infrastructure for availability, performance and security
  • Work closely with development teams to troubleshoot and resolve application and service issues
  • Perform code deployment for Conviva applications
  • Implement security best practices â€" primarily patching of operating systems and applications
  • Work with third party service/support providers for installations, support related calls, problem resolutions etc.
  • Provide periodic performance reports
  • Automate everything that can be automated

  • BS in computer sciences or related technical field with 3+ years experience in systems operations
  • Familiar with Unix/Linux, and bash shell scripting
  • Working understanding of firewalls and networking - understanding of standard networking protocols and components such as: HTTP, DNS, TCP/IP, ICMP, the OSI Model, Subnetting and Load Balancing
  • Demonstrated experience in network and large scale linux system troubleshooting and maintenance practices
  • Strong sense of ownership, bias for action, customer service, and integrity demonstrated through clear communication
  • Excellent written and interpersonal communication, and documentation skills
  • Capability to program in at least one language (other than Bash), ideally Python
  • Experience with a hosting provider such as AWS, Equinix, Rackspace etc. is a huge plus
  • Experience managing large numbers of diverse systems with configuration management systems like: Puppet, Chef, Ansible, or Salt is a huge plus