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Sr. Systems Engineer – FIS

We connect consumers to their money – through leading-edge mobile banking, payments and commerce solutions. We’re the mobile development engine of FIS – the largest, Fortune 500, global FinTech company – powering over 1,400 banking apps and 30 million mobile users. Our solution is branded by our customers – banks and retailers – so you may not have heard of us. But, if you’ve used a banking app, you’re most likely using FIS Mobile software.

Join us in setting the standard in mobile financial services.  Our DevOps team is powering the innovation of our market-leading mobile banking solution. This multi-faceted, versatile team ensures that our engineers have a suite of leading-edge automation tools at their disposal. This is not your traditional IT; team members work on everything from hardware to software to networks. Get to build iOS software on an enterprise platform, work on a linux-based infrastructure, code in Ruby on Rails — and gain invaluable experience from this seasoned group whose spent many years in the tech industry.  Bring your passion and enthusiasm to help build and scale the infrastructure!   We are a dynamic, skilled and laid-back team.  Come join us and help build the best possible infrastructure at FIS Mobile!

Job Summary  

This position requires a mixture of skills:

  • Build/deploy/install – help maintain and build the most dependable infrastructure
  • Scale – find ways to help us scale our operations
  • Support – work with developers, testers to support agile development


  • Complete administration of Linux and OSX environment
  • Build and expand our monitoring and metrics suite
  • Build, configure and support of middleware apps and third-party tools
  • Manage and scale our hybrid cloud infrastructure – Cloudstack, XenServer, AWS, etc.
  • Work closely with peers and partners on DevOps initiatives

Qualifications – Knowledge/Skills Required:  

Typically requires eight  to ten years programming experience in a technical environment.

  • Experience with Redhat or CentOS Linux O/S
  • Experience managing and maintaining a hybrid cloud (Cloudstack, Xen)
  • Experience with build systems (Jenkins), distribution, installation, and maintenance of Open Source tools


  • Experience with NFS storage arrays such as NetApp or Isilon.
  • Familiar with higher scripting languages – Ruby/Python, Perl, Bash
  • Familiar with configuration management such as Puppet
  • Familiar with Software Development Lifecycle and the associated methods/tools.
  • Familiar with DevOps tools – Foreman, Rundeck, Ansible, etc.

Other Skills Required:  

  • Must be a team player and willing to partner with internal and external groups
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

What we can offer you:

  • Industry competitive salary
  • Excellent work-life balance
  • Full medical coverage (medical, dental, vision)
  • 401(k) program to help you save for the future
  • Share in FIS’ financial success with our ESPP
  • Mentoring by smart, passionate managers – we promote career development and growth
  • Free Thursday lunches and an endless snack and drink supply
  • Great locations (SF, Larkspur and Petaluma) proximity to public transportation
  • We have offices in San Francisco (near BART and the Ferry), Larkspur (near the Ferry) and Petaluma

Job #JR22364

To apply: https://www.fisglobal.com/About-Us/careers/Jobs 

This job was posted on Wednesday, July 26th, 2017 at 5:53 pm.