Sr. Linux Infrastructure Engineer

Silicon Valley Bank   •  

Tempe, AZ

Industry: Financial Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 425 days ago

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Job Description: A Senior Linux Engineer will support the Engineering Team and the Pre-Production Systems reporting to the Infrastructure Platform Engineering Manager in the IT Engineering & Operations Department. The role requires work to be done on forward looking projects, initiatives and Tier 4 Support.

The candidate will be a Subject Matter Expert in designing, engineering and delivering Linux solutions leveraging the industry best practices (availability, scalability, performance, back-ups, and disaster recovery) and providing support for the Linux infrastructure. Skills and Requirements: • Fluent English and high oral and written communication skills
• 6-8 Years’ experience as a member of a Tier 4 Engineering position
• 5+ years of Linux systems administration experience
• Expert knowledge of Red Hat Linux
• Experience with Kickstart, Yum/Yum repositories, Satellite in an enterprise environment
• Experience with Linux security methods, iptables, auditing, and system monitoring
• Experience supporting NFS, NIS, Samba, and Apache
• Experience with GIT and software version control
• Experience with Packer
• Experience with Ansible
• Experience with Chef Automate
• Experience with AWS EC2, RDS and S3
• Configuration management and automation using tools such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible
• Experience with Linux authentication to Active Directory
• Experience with encryption methodologies (TLS, SSL, Cert generation and signing)
• High proficiency in scripting with shell / python / ruby, and equivalent languages
• Experience with VMWare
• Proficiency with architectural definition, specification, design
• Proficiency with various testing methodologies (Unit, objective, performance)
• Advanced troubleshooting methodologies
• Ability to act and work independently with minimum supervision to drive IT goals and changes
• Be able to judge priorities and adjust workloads accordingly
• Strong commitment to technical excellence and teamwork
• Willing to show Leadership within the role and IT organization
• Hands on experience in debugging and fixing production related problems that are escalated
• Firm grasp on ITIL foundations
• Support Pre-Production Environments
• Ability to be on call 24/7 for Tier 4 Escalations that affect bank business
• 5+ years of SOX and PCI configuration to support compliance experience
• Experience in infrastructure automation, including provisioning, back-ups, and continuous integration
• Continuous integration tools – experience with Perforce-Jenkins-Nolio tools

Experience with these technologies a plus:

• Site Recovery Manager (VMWare)
• Experience with Tomcat and PostgreSQL and Oracle
• Splunk
• SCOM for Monitoring
• Java and Java Script
• Cisco UCS
• Cisco networking
• Hitachi and EMC storage
• Work experience in Financial Services
• Experience with containers
• Agile Operations/DevOps experience


• Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology (will consider technical training/job experience equivalents)
• RHCE or equivalent (or work experience)

Requisition Number: 4900