Senior Linux Engineer

5 - 7 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/27/18
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/27/18


  • Support corporate and distributed systems hardware and software for Linux, including all aspects of the storage architecture, operating systems, system installations, upgrades, backups and administration, disaster recovery, security configuration and patching, system connectivity and system interoperability  
  • Analyze technology architectures and systems performance.
  • Maintain System lifecycle components such as licensing, Capacity, system inventory and end of life timeframes.
  • Work with Security and other teams to develop minimum baseline security standards.
  • Architecture and design of new software or hardware components for infrastructure including Cloud services.
  • Develop and create hardware, software, and related technology roadmaps for the system life cycle
  • Analyze and resolve technical system and performance tuning issues
  • Evaluate overall system requirements for performance, availability, interoperability, utilization and reliability
  • Communicate project status to project leader and manages interdependencies
  • Contribute to identifying resource requirements
  • Coordinate and oversee vendor maintenance personnel and installations
  • Maintain and update system procedures and documentation
  • Leverage in-depth technical knowledge of operating systems, servers, storage and networks
  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of installed technology for assigned technology infrastructure area(s)
  • Keep current with trends and best practices in information technology; identify own development needs and seek out development opportunities
  • Cross trains co-workers 
  • Participates in a 24x7 “On-Call” rotation and off-hour “system maintenance” activities
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, related field, or equivalent experience
  • Five+ years of Red Hat Enterprise Linux experience maintaining at least 200 systems or equivalent experience
  • IBM AIX Experience a plus
  • Experience in automating, patching, maintaining environments and maintenance windows
  • High degree of proficiency MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications, expert knowledge and experience with system automaton tools (Ansible or Puppet) and scripting knowledge (Shell or Python).
  • Experience with VMWare or linux running on a hypervisor.
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, project management (from conception to completion), & planning skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated collaborative skills and ability to work well within a team
  • Ability to work with and influence peers and senior management
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment
  • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting


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