[mod_python] Python experts sought by Google

Gregory (Grisha) Trubetskoy grisha at modpython.org
Wed Dec 8 00:13:22 EST 2004

If anyone is interested, contact Marianne Dove at mdove at google.com. These 
jobs do require relocation.


Senior Software Engineer, Google.com (SRE)
Positions based in Dublin Ireland.

Are you part ace coder, part adrenalin junkie? Do you have a knack for 
seeing a problem and immediately discerning the likely solution? Maybe 
you've been coding for years, are bored with the old 
design-build-review-test-ship-repeat routine, and yearn for some 
faster-paced challenges? Or perhaps you're a seasoned software engineer 
who is also a genius at jockeying networks and administering UNIX 

We're looking for top-notch thrill seeking, software engineers to join the 
Google.com team. Google.com engineers are in the thick of everything 
involved with keeping Google running, from code-level troubleshooting of 
traffic anomalies to maintenance of our most cutting edge services; from 
monitoring and alerts to building new automation infrastructure. We are 
aggressively building this elite team of high level engineers in this 
mission critical environment. All team members must have strong analytical 
and troubleshooting skills, fluency in coding, good communication skills, 
and most of all enthusiasm for tackling the complex problems of scale 
which are uniquely Google. Google.com engineers tackle challenging, novel 
situations every day, and work with just about every other engineering and 
operations team in the process.


.Strong programming/scripting skills in any of the following: Python, C,
  C++, Java, Perl
.BA/BS in CS, or equivalent experience.
.In-depth knowledge of Unix (preferably Linux), networking, and shell
.Proven technical troubleshooting experience.
.Excellent analytic ability, strong communication skills, and a strong sense
  of urgency.
.Ability to handle periodic on-call duty as well as out-of-band requests.
.5+ years experience in a similar position a big plus.
.Experience with Unix system administration a plus.

For immediate consideration, please send a text (ASCII) or HTML or PDF
version of your resume to:

  mdove at google.com

Important: The subject field of your email must include Senior Software
Engineer, Google, Dublin

Engineering Hands-On Manager/Director Google.com (SRE)
Positions based in Dublin, Ireland.

We're looking for a highly technical, hands-on Engineering or Operations 
Manager to lead a team of 4-10+ Google software engineers and systems 
administrators for the Google.com group. The Google.com teams are directly 
responsible for Google's stellar uptime record, and act as the guardians 
and custodians of Google's user-visible services. In this leadership role, 
you will be responsible for ensuring that Google users can always reach 
and use all of the services under your team's care.

.Strong programming/scripting skills in any of the following: Python, C,
  C++, Java, Perl
.Very high technical competence and strong academic record.
.4+ years of relevant hands-on technical experience, and a record of
  individual technical achievement.
.3-10+ years of relevant experience managing software development and/or
  operations teams.
.Strong project management skills, especially in deploying live end-user
.That rare mix of intelligence, integrity, domain knowledge, verbal 
agility, and diplomacy which allows you to rapidly earn the trust of 
.BA/BS in CS preferred; MS / Ph.D. a plus.
technically-astute teams across the company.

For immediate consideration, please send a text (ASCII) or HTML or PDF
version of your resume to:

mdove at google.com.

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