Senior Linux Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Boston, MA and 2 other locations

8 - 10 years experience  •  Technology

$100K - $150K
Posted on 05/26/18 by Max Sabrin
Confidential Company
Boston, MA
8 - 10 years experience
$100K - $150K
Posted on 05/26/18 Max Sabrin

Primary Responsibilities:

 Participate in the architecting, installation, and operation of numerous MySQL databases

Create, automate, provision, and deploy Linux-based MySQL systems

Ensure system stability, scalability, security, and performance

Create and maintain documentation surrounding our infrastructure

Think out of the box and solve complex scaling challenges

Work withdevelopers to construct solutions to analytics problems

Desired Skills & Experience:

7+ years of experience with Linux administration in large (100?s-1?s) server environments, Ubuntu preferred

Must have solid configuration management skills, Puppet preferred but Ansible/Chef/Salt acceptable

Some experience with MySQL or PostgreSQL; or a strong willingness to learn

Experiencetroubleshooting Linux performance and stability issues

Experience with scripting and system automation (Bash, Python, Perl, Awk, etc.)

General Qualifications:

Ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment

Strong verbal and written communication skills?documentation skills mandatory

Good diagnostic expertise including problem investigation, root-cause analysis, and resolution skills

The desire and ability to see a problem through to a complete solution

Ability to quickly acquire new skills and thrive in a team-based environment

Ability to leave attitude at the door, be receptive to new ideas, and be able to switch projects at the drop of a hat

Professional and courteous attitude

Ability to effectively manage time and push multiple projects at once

Performs other related duties as assigned

Limited travel may be required

 Off hours/on-callsupportrequired

Please Note:

Locations available are: Westport, CT (Farifield Country) or Rochester, NY or Boston, MA 

Sorry No sponsorship ? Candidate must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card holder)

Only Qualified Candidates will be contacted for interviewing.

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