Systems Engineer

Champaign, Illinois, United States | Career Opportunities | Full-time

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Wolfram, creator of Mathematica, Wolfram|Alpha and Wolfram Language, has an exciting opportunity available for multiple Systems Engineers to join its Global Technical Operations team. You will work in a fast-paced environment where you’ll never lack for new and challenging projects. We are looking for various levels of experience - leadership opportunities included, with additional experience. The ideal candidates will be able to work independently and in a team, seek challenges and take pride in their work and achievements. They will also have strong Linux skills and experience with Kubernetes and web architectures.


  • Maintaining production applications and hardware
  • Maintaining production Kubernetes clusters
  • Implementing changes for existing web infrastructure
  • Designing new tools/utilities to automate processes
  • Administrating web servers
  • Building and configuring web servers and databases

Skills required

  • Working Linux experience
  • Working knowledge of administering and architecting Kubernetes clusters
  • Understanding of networking concepts, technologies and principles
  • Understanding of virtual machine environments and hypervisors
  • Understanding of web architecture and the appropriate technology stacks, such as Apache and Tomcat
  • Understanding of Java technologies
  • Ability to work well in both a team environment and independently
  • Ability to solve problems using available resources
  • Comfort with high levels of ambiguity

Skills desired

  • Three–five years of experience
  • Experience with bare metal Kubernetes clusters
  • Creative and passionate about being on the cutting edge of technology
  • AWS or hosted cloud services experience
  • Experience with cloud computing architecture and HPC architecture

Location: Champaign, Illinois, or remote

Wolfram is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at its company. Women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ community, individuals with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.