Senior Linux DevOps Engineer


Carlsbad, CA

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 392 days ago


KforceTechnology has a client currently seeking a Senior Linux DevOps Engineer to join their San Diego, CA based company. If you are self-motivated and have excellent communication skills both oral and written, please submit your resume today, we want to hear from you! Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Deploy and manage hundreds of Linux servers across multiple clusters
  • Configure and manage performance-monitoring tools and alerting services
  • Manage the deployment of our custom web scale search engine platform
  • Diagnose complex production application issues and provide rapid remediation within a collaborative environment
  • Flexibility to be on-call and occasionally work after hours
  • Compose and maintain internal documentation for IT Operations team


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science (or related field), or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years Linux Systems Administration experience
  • 3+ years in management of online/Web environment and applications
  • Experience working in a C/C++/Java/PHP Linux development environment a plus
  • Expert knowledge of RHEL/CentOS Linux systems administration, management and tuning
  • Must have a passion for open source technologies such as Hadoop, Cassandra, Kafka, and Elastic Search
  • Possess a DevOps mindset and a strong desire to automate as much as possible
  • Strong virtualization experience with VMware or KVM
  • Knowledge of TCP/IPnetworking and troubleshooting
  • Experience with system services and concepts such as BIND, DHCP, Kickstart, LDAP, RAID, distributed architectures, backup and recovery
  • Familiarity with database administration and configuration (MySQL, SQL Server)

JobID: 1575559-WQG