EverQuote is hiring a

2016 Linux/Mac Systems Engineer

Cambridge, United States

 EverQuote is looking for a talented, broad ranged technology generalist with strong Linux and Mac skills to join the IT team and help build and scale our evolving operations.  The ideal candidate will posses a passion for deploying stable and resilient technology solutions at the core of our IT service group with the ability to work both autonomously and within a growing collaborative team.  This is an opportunity to build and expand the keystone architecture that will allow for the continued growth and expansion of our company.



        Design, deployment and administration of core Mac and Linux services: LDAP,DNS,Certificate management, configuration management, and software deployment.

        Analyze, design, deploy and operationalize core enterprise technology solutions using our enterprise standards.

        Install and configure new servers with operating systems, applications, tools, and patches.

        Monitor network and systems health, responding appropriately to network alerts and events.

        Assist in maintaining network data centers, wiring closets, cabling, servers, consoles, switches, routers, etc.

        Documentation of system architecture and management within standard operating procedures.

        Identify, report and assist in remediation of security risks to the environment.

        Provide support to helpdesk team by fielding, analyzing and resolving escalated IT support cases and generating SOP’s for new and existing deployments and processes.

        Work with business partners to understand their technologies, procedures and operations.

        Work with vendor support contacts to resolve technical problems.


Required Skills:

       3+ Years experience with Linux/Mac administration in a production environment.

       Extensive experience with Linux networking, security and storage technologies.

       Experience with scripting and system automation (Bash, Python, Ruby, Perl, etc)

       Experience supporting BIND,LDAP, SSO and related services.

       Solid foundational IT technologies (Networking, Virtualization, Storage and Server systems)

        Experience on Red Hat, CentOS and Ubuntu platforms.

        Experience with Apple centralized management tools (Jamf Casper Suite preferred)

        Experience supporting Macintosh Operating Systems (Mac OS) and applications.

        Experience leading projects from architecting to deployment.

        Strong written and oral communication skills.

        Bachelor degree in Engineering or equivalent IT work experience.


Why EverQuote?

        We are one of the fastest growing companies in Boston history

        We employ completely data-driven decision making

        We encourage creative thinking, independent responsibilities for business results & team collaboration

        Lunch catering to the office, company outings to local restaurants, day trips, company outings and more

        Competitive salaries, excellent benefits, stock options, and a relaxed & flexible work environment

        We have lives outside of work. We are musicians, athletes, filmmakers, gamers, authors, and more.