Linux Systems Engineer


Milwaukee, WI

5 - 7 years

Posted 270 days ago

  by    Cynet EngineeringTeam

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We are looking for Linux Systems Engineer for our client in ?Milwaukee, WI

Job Title: Linux Systems Engineer

Job Location: Milwaukee, WI

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

?US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.?

Job Description:

  • Min year of exp - 6years 


  • Join a dynamic team that is using Agile to develop the next generation of mobile patient monitors & cloud-based networks. 
  • As a Staff Platform Engineer, you?ll be working on a state of the art platform that provides clinical intelligence at the point of need for caregivers. We are developing a first of its kind hospital wide solution. 
  • Be a part of a team that is redefining the patient monitoring portfolio: mobile, cableless, cloud enabled.
  • Responsible for engineering and building a mission critical, horizontally scalable, and highly available on-customer-premise cloud infrastructure built on Linux, virtualization, and container technologies leveraging skills in Infrastructure as a Service and Linux Configuration and Administration.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Develops horizontally scalable and highly available infrastructures on which microservices are deployed. 
  • Owns developing deployment processes for large and complex releases of a product and at times expands the scope across multiple concurrent releases. Focuses on scale and efficiency.
  • Demonstrates expert knowledge in Linux Configuration, Administration, Scripting and Containerized infrastructures.
  • Manages key deliverables and mentors junior team members 
  • Contributes in driving initiatives such as defining standards and processes to ensure quality 
  • Current on latest Linux virtualization and deployment techniques and methodologies and promotes across the team. 
  • Works withdevelopers and stakeholders to deliver quality software environments for the MDH Platform
  • Partners with and provides direction to fellow team members to diagnose bugs and formulate solutions
  • Works cross functionally with other business departments to align activities and deliverables 
  • Develops and enhances the test infrastructure and continuous integration framework used across teams 
  • Aware of and complies with the Quality Manual, Quality Management System, Quality Management Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related computer degree 
  • Minimum of 6years of experience in Linux configuration & environment administration.
  • Minimum of 6years of experience in scripting (bash, Python, Perl, and/or Ruby)
  • Strong understanding of server-class hardware including administration and configuration (eg. RAID, network bonding)
  • Ability to troubleshoot network, hardware, virtual machine, and build system issues that could be due to hardware, software or network faults. 
  • Strong analytic and problem-solving skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working experience with Docker container technologies? Working knowledge of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) ? OpenStack
  • Working knowledge of Platforming as a Service (PaaS) - Kubernetes, Openshift
  • Demonstrated experience with Data Center configuration management tools (Ansible, Chef, Puppet)
  • Experience in Scalability/High Availability strategies for Java Services & Microservices
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively within and across various teams 
  • Experience in Continuous Integration/Testing (TeamCity, Jenkins)
  • Experience with Build Tools (Maven, Gradle, *make)
  • Strategic planner and thinker with ability to drive change 
  • Self-starter, energizing, results-oriented, and able to multi-task; tenacious and organized
  • Demonstrated ability to make recommendations to technical and program leadership to improve the product, process or technology 
  • Outstanding communication, facilitation and influencing skills; ability to present ideas clearly and concisely 
  • Experienceworking withmedical devices or in a regulated industry

Nice to have Qualifications:

  • Experience with
  • Software defined networks
  • Load Balancing
  • Hardware specs (compute/storage/network)
  • SAN/NAS configuration & administration
  • Distributed Logging (syslog)
  • NTP, DHCP, DNS configuration & administration
  • Distributed System Management (Nagios, Elastic Stack/ELK)
  • Licensing solutions in a distributed environment

U.S. (Country)Specific Qualifications:

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States full-time
  • Must be willing to work in our Milwaukee, WI facility full-time
  • Must be 18years of age or older
  • Must be willing to take a drug test as part of the selection process
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation, including for example, verification of your past employment, criminal history, and educational background


  • Linux Systems engineer (and not just Linux administrator), Linux Configuration, environment administration, Scripting (bash, Python, Perl, and/or Ruby), server-class hardware (RAID, network bonding), troubleshoot network, hardware, virtual machine, deliver quality software environments for the MDH Platform


  • Any Medical domain