AltaSource Group is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer for our Seattle Digital Media Client! Be part of market-leading technology and information services with a renowned corporation. Position Summary Primary responsibilities include implementation and support for Internet based solutions developed for these business units. This includes any content delivery systems, hardware configuration, custom software implementation, Database administration, network and systems design, performance and process improvement, and systems documentation. The ideal candidate would be proficient in systems management and application deployment automation through authoring and maintenance of Python, Perl, and shell scripting as well as experience implementing and maintaining enterprise configuration management solutions such as Chef. This position is also responsible for planning and executing small-to-medium scale projects within The Technical Operations team. Typical projects would include new business unit initiatives and updates to existing products and services that require planning, incredible attention to detail, and flawless execution. You should have... 7 years or more of experience supporting and/or deploying internet-based products or services Knowledge of High Scalability/Availability Systems Architecture and Systems Support Advanced Ruby, Python, and or JAVA programming skills Experience with web application development platforms, tools and utilities including JSP, ASP, PHP, JavaScript, and Flash Proficiency in authoring and managing configuration management frameworks such as Chef, Puppet, CFEngine Expertise with configuration and management of multiple web server platforms including but not limited to Varnish, Memcached, Tomcat, Apache, PHP, Zend Expertise with Web Caching or Load Balancing technologies such as Varnish, memcached, and HAProxy Expertise in monitoring platforms such as Zenoss, Nagios, OpenNMS Experience working in a DevOps capacity, with Agile methodologies Experience with VCS like GitHub, Perforce, SVN Continuous Deployment mechanisms and integration tools Experience managing site content and configuration via CDN providers BA/BS degree or equivalent experience Pay Rate: Up to $70/hr DOE This position is an onsite contract role with the potential to extend or convert full-time. Our client is unable to consider candidates who require visa sponsorship for this role. Please no corp-to-corp. AltaSource Group provides paid medical, dental, vision benefits for all of our consultants! We are one of the NW's unique TaaS (Talent as a Service) vendors that pride ourselves in individual, specialized attention not mass marketing.