Information Technology

Principal Linux Site Reliability Engineer- Pacemaker

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We are looking for an Expert Linux Site Reliability Engineer, specialized in Linux HA Clusters, preferably Pacemaker, to support our multi-national team in our cloud platform (Azure, AWS, Google Cloud & SAP data centers) operations & its automation and improvement to provide world-class cloud services for SAP Applications to enterprise customer from all over the globe. You would be primarily responsible for ensuring smooth 24/7 operations of our existing Pacemaker Clusters, troubleshooting issues, architectural/design improvements, new cluster setup & configs and development of related automation.

The Role:


As a Linux Site Reliability Engineer and Pacemaker expert, you will be the Last Line of Defense for troubleshooting complex Pacemaker software and Linux OS/ infrastructure issues across all platforms. You will be identifying and resolving architectural and design issues in existing Pacemaker setup, developing automation to ensure stability and reliability of the environment to run business-critical systems of our customers. You will contribute to standardizing and simplifying server operations using software tools and automation (DevOps).


  • 10+ years of related professional experience
  • Advanced technical background of Linux based server operating systems
  • 2-3 years’ experience in Linux HA clusters, preferably Pacemaker, with relevant trainings/ certifications
  • Practical experience with OS operation, upgrades and security patching
  • Networking experience with the suite of TCP/IP, IP routing, NAT, firewalls
  • Experience with network services like DNS and LDAP and HTTP proxies
  • Good understanding of IT security, OS hardening
  • Experience in script programming (e.g. Shell, Perl, Python, Go, etc.) and with server automation tools (e.g. Ansible, CHEF)






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Additional Locations

Requisition ID:  320674
Posted Date:  May 21, 2022
Work Area:  Information Technology
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Toronto, ON, CA, M5K 1B7

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