This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Google is looking for experienced engineers to ensure the reliability of our partner-facing products and services. Technical Solutions Engineers in our Partner Reliability Group focus on designing and building applications that monitor the health of Google's partner network. They use their understanding of Internet and network architecture to monitor Google's network and resolve issues that affect our partners. Technical Solutions Engineers also work closely with partners to help them resolve complex technical issues, managing the escalation of those issues as a part of our mission to provide superior service to our partners.
Requirements: �Minimum of a BA/BS Computer Science or related technical degree. �5+ years experience troubleshooting Internet and networking-related issues. �Detailed knowledge of HTML, XML/XSLT, HTTP, SSL, DNS, TCP/IP. �In-depth experience in UNIX or GNU/Linux system administration and shell scripting. �Experience scripting in Python, PHP, or Perl. Prior software programming and design experience required . �Working knowledge of relational database administration (MySQL preferred). �Outstanding written and oral communication skills. �Excellent problem-solving skills and demonstrated multi-tasking ability. �Strong analytical skills. �Must be proactive, self-directed, detailed, and organized. �Must be able to learn quickly and get the job done in a high-visibility, high stress situation.
About Google: Google's innovative search technologies connect millions of people around the world with information every day. Founded in 1998 by Stanford Ph.D. students Larry Page and Sergey Brin, Google today is a top web property in all major global markets. Google's targeted advertising program, which is the largest and fastest growing in the industry, provides businesses of all sizes with measurable results, while enhancing the overall web experience for users. Google is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information, visit www.google.com.