Engineer II - Systems Infrastructure (Remote)

    • CrowdStrike
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated moments ago


USD 100,000.00 - 150,000.00 per year
Full Time


Attention to detail
Systems architecture
Virtual machines
Server hardware
Computer science
Configuration Management
Technical writing
Positive attitude
Virtual team
OSI model
Threat analysis
Mobile technology
Professional development
Cyber security
Cloud computing
Apache Cassandra
Microsoft Windows
Progress Chef

Job Details

#WeAreCrowdStrike and our mission is to stop breaches. As a global leader in cybersecurity, our team changed the game. Since our inception, our market leading cloud-native platform has offered unparalleled protection against the most sophisticated cyberattacks. We work on large scale distributed systems, processing over 1 trillion events a day with a petabyte of RAM deployed in our Cassandra clusters - and this traffic is growing daily. We're looking for people with limitless passion, a relentless focus on innovation and a fanatical commitment to developing and shaping our cybersecurity platform. Consistently recognized as a top workplace, CrowdStrike is committed to cultivating an inclusive, remote-first culture that offers people the autonomy and flexibility to balance the needs of work and life while taking their career to the next level. Interested in working for a company that sets the standard and leads with integrity? Join us on a mission that matters - one team, one fight.

About the Role:

CrowdStrike is in search of a Systems Engineer II to join our growing Production Services team. The candidate will play an important role in the engineering and maintaining solutions for our production systems environments.

What You'll Do:
  • Ability to understand complex technical systems architecture and help make recommendations for improvement
  • Have experience with Linux engineering and administration for thousands of bare metal servers and virtual machines
  • Troubleshoot server hardware issues
  • Familiarity with large-scale production deployments of servers and applications inside internal datacenter
  • Ability to read and write moderate to complex scripts and programs for automation, tools, frameworks, dashboards, alarms. (common uses: Python, Perl, PHP, JavaScript, Go)
  • On-call rotation with other team members

What You'll Need :
  • Bachelor's degree and/or equivalent experience in Computer Science
  • Experience with Infrastructure technologies (Examples: Linux, Windows, VMware, Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)
  • Configuration management experience with one or more tools such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible
  • Experience writing technical documentation

Ability to Demonstrate:
  • Self-learning capabilities, taking initiative in a fast pace/quickly changing environment
  • Work effectively and professionally with cross-functional groups across divisions, worldwide, as part of a team
  • Team-player, positive attitude and flexible with a distributed team in multiple time zone
  • Must exhibit meticulous attention to detail, and have the ability to make good, timely decisions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required

Bonus Points:
  • Knowledge of protocols such as DNS, HTTP, SMTP, SNMP
  • Knowledge of OSI model
  • Knowledge of bare metal provisioning technologies, such as Canonical MaaS
  • Knowledge of block storage solutions, such as TrueNAS
  • Knowledge of container systems such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of monitoring solutions, such as Prometheus, Grafana and Zabbix
  • Knowledge with threat intelligence and mobile technology a plus




This role will require the candidate to periodically undergo and pass additional background and fingerprint check(s) consistent with government customer requirements.

Benefits of Working at CrowdStrike:
  • Remote-first culture
  • Market leader in compensation and equity awards
  • Competitive vacation and flexible working arrangements
  • Comprehensive and inclusive health benefits
  • Physical and mental wellness programs
  • Paid parental leave, including adoption
  • A variety of professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Offices with stocked kitchens when you need to fuel innovation and collaboration

We are committed to fostering a culture of belonging where everyone feels seen, heard, valued for who they are and empowered to succeed. Our approach to cultivating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture is rooted in listening, learning and collective action. By embracing the diversity of our people, we achieve our best work and fuel innovation - generating the best possible outcomes for our customers and the communities they serve.

CrowdStrike is committed to maintaining an environment of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action. If you need reasonable accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact for further assistance.

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Right to Work

CrowdStrike, Inc. is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. The base salary range for this position in the U.S. is $100,000 - $150,000 per year + variable/incentive compensation + equity + benefits. A candidate's salary is determined by various factors including, but not limited to, relevant work experience, skills, certifications and location.

Expected Close Date of Job Posting is:03-29-2024