Position Title:  Sr. DevOps Engineer  6091
Location: Charlottesville, VA
The Company:
FireEye has invented a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security platform that provides real-time threat protection to enterprises and governments worldwide against the next generation of cyber attacks. These highly sophisticated cyber attacks easily circumvent traditional signature-based defenses, such as next-generation firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways. The FireEye Threat Prevention Platform provides real-time, dynamic threat protection without the use of signatures to protect an organization across the primary threat vectors and across the different stages of an attack life cycle. The core of the FireEye platform is a virtual execution engine, complemented by dynamic threat intelligence, to identify and block cyber attacks in real time. FireEye has over 2,200 customers across more than 60 countries, including over 130 of the Fortune 500.
The Role and Responsibilities:
FireEye is seeking a DevOps engineer with exceptional Linux administration and automation experience to assist the engineering team with the continuous development of an industry-leading network forensics product.
  • Design high-performance infrastructure that keeps the release process agile and efficient.
  • Work closely with the development team to build out appropriate automation and test tools for continuous integration (CI).
  • Monitor and assess product performance and work with the development team to make appropriate design and implementation.
  • Proactively contribute to product improvements via suggestion and implementation.
  • Assist with source code management and tracking of software versions/dependencies.
  • Work with the development team to troubleshoot and expeditiously resolve escalated product issues.
  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of 6 years of DevOps or engineering experience required
  • Extensive experience with Linux systems and network administration.
  • Extensive scripting experience with Python and Bash.
  • Experience with automated testing and deployments with tools like Jenkins, Docker, and Puppet.
  • Experience with system monitoring tools like Nagios, Cacti, or SNMP.
  • Experience source control management using SVN and/or GIT.
Core Competencies, Characteristics and Essential Functions:
  • Demonstrate leadership, technical curiosity and agility.
FireEye is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability. Click here to view the full EEO/AA statement.