Network / System Engineer

SkillStorm   •  

Plano, TX

8 - 10 years

Posted 242 days ago

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Job Description

SkillStorm is seeking a Network / System Engineer for one of our clients in Plano, TX.

Major Duties: 

  • Develop, test and deploy automated workflow in support of the IT business 
  • Research and implement process or technology improvements 
  • Provide technical guidance and expert-level consultation for complex automation workflows and deliver solutions that integrate technologies to carry out desired functions 
  • Delivering technical documentation for all projects completed 
  • Off-hours and weekend coverage when needed 

Required Qualifications: 

  • Minimum of 8+ years in Python 
  • Minimum of 3+ years in ELK 
  • Minimum of 8+ years in shell/Bash/Ksh. 
  • Good experience with docker containers, and familiarity with packer, terraform, vagrant etc 
  • Good experience in developing projects using XML, XSLT, SOAP, RESTful, SQL. 
  • Good experience in command line interfaces (CLI), third party APIs and integration. 
  • Experience creating and maintaining complex data-driven automations and queries using SQL and noSQL databases. 
  • Good proficiency in system, network, security and database operations, protocols and industry standard technologies. 
  • Good experience in developing secure technologies, knowledge in ACLs and roles based entitlements. 
  • Experience in systems analysis, modular design and creating API that support XML, JSON or other well-known interfaces. 
  • Application development skills and experience in integrating automation within an existing back-end IT systems and databases. 
  • Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as part of a team with direct responsibilities. 
  • Experience with IT core applications like DNS, Active Directory, Kerberos, SMTP, Transactional DBs, Apache, etc. 
  • Ability to juggle competing priorities and adapt to changes in project scope. 
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate effectively with teammates. 
  • Effective verbal and written communication. 
  • Good understanding of developing fault tolerant solutions and knowledge in horizontal scaling and resiliency/HA. 

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Experience with web programming languages such as PHP/JavaScript/FastCGI 
  • Experience with the following DB: MongoDB 
  • Experience with Configuration Management tools: Ansible 
  • Experience with version control systems (preferably with GIT/Subversion/Perforce). 
  • Experience with virtualization and cloud frameworks with the automation tools. 
  • Experience in server administration with Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Windows Server. 
  • Experience or understanding in engineering for scale (creating solutions in very large environments). 
  • Familiarity with Microsoft PowerShell development. 
  • Experience with large distributed environments (50,000+ servers). 
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodology including SCRUM and DevOps.