Acronis sets the standard for cyber protection and our mission is to empower people by providing them with cutting edge technology that will enable them to monitor, control, and protect the data that their business’ and lives depend on.

The Senior Systems Engineer will have an instrumental role and impact on Acronis’ success, and because they will be supporting business-critical systems they should have proper knowledge and experience with operating systems, scripting languages, applications, services and monitoring tools. And, just like every other position at Acronis, this person must embody all of our company values: responsive, alert, detail-oriented, decision maker decisions and never gives up.

Every member of our “A-Team” has an instrumental role and impact on the success of Acronis’ business, so we are looking for a highly-motivated individual who thrives in a fast-paced and high-volume, work environment. The ideal candidate for this position will not only possess the skills and experience required but will also possess a positive attitude and ability to solve complex problems and work in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment. And just like every position at Acronis, the ideal candidate will embody all of our company values: responsive, alert, detail-oriented, makes decisions, and never gives up. 


  • Implement and execute automated scripts to resolve recurring Production issues with systems and services
  • Triage Production issues, take swift action to restore services and provide root cause analysis
  • Perform Production deployments including configuration changes, installations, upgrades and updates
  • Improve documentation on data center infrastructure and best practices including architecture diagrams, how-to-guides and run-books
  • Evaluate and recommend new approaches to system administration, system engineering and automation
  • Participate in on-call activities on a rotation basis


  • In-depth knowledge of Linux
  • System programming experience with Bash or Python
  • Experience deploying and managing Kubernetes
  • Familiarity with Ansible, ELK (Elastic, Logstash and Kibana), and Atlassian tools such as BitBucket, Confluence, Gliffy and JIRA
  • Experience with large-scale Production environments maintaining high availability and scalability
  • Knowledge of CICD pipelines and technologies including Jenkins
  • Basic knowledge of TCP/IP including ports and protocols
  • Good problem-solving, troubleshooting and analytical skills working with servers, hypervisors, VMs, containers, storage appliances and networks
  • Work on multiple projects at the same time with tight deadlines
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to create technical documentation and system diagrams
  • Bachelor’s / Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related field preferred

Acronis is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, marital status, national origin, physical or mental disability, medical condition, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.


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