Systems Engineer ( Perl Scripting )

Confidential Company  •  Greenwood Village, CO
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Confidential Company
Greenwood Village, CO
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17


Kforce's client in Greenwood Village, CO is looking for a Systems Engineer with a focus on PerlScripting to join their team on a direct-hire opportunity. Summary: The client is in need of a UNIX System Administrator to support national provisioning system for this company's services. This position will include on-call duties as assigned. Consistent with a 24X7 Operations environment, periodic cell phone availability will be necessary to respond to escalated issues.


  • Bachelor's degree (B.A. or B.S.) from a four-year college
  • Extensive experience with Perl, to include the development and maintenance of scripts and tools to be used in environments to include both CLI and GUI
  • Strong experience with at least one UNIX-based OS
  • Strong UNIX and networktroubleshooting skills
  • Experience with running Java applications, preferably in a clustered environment
  • Experience with SUN hardware and configuration
  • Scripting and/or programming skills (e.g. shell, Perl, and PHP)
  • Familiarity with relational databases and SQL

Essential Personal Attributes:

  • Excellent technical skills including strong problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines with a -get the job done- mindset
  • Strong sense of responsibility - willing to take ownership of issues
  • Motivated self-starter and independent thinker
  • Demonstrated ability to work cooperatively as a team member as well as interface with other groups in the company
  • Must have excellent oral, written and presentation communication skills


  • Experience supporting Oracle WebLogic 8+
  • Experience supporting Apache Tomcat and/or ActiveMQ
  • Experience with systems and services designed to support multi-million customer counts is highly desired
  • Familiarity with the tasks involved in the day-to-day operation, monitoring, maintenance and troubleshooting of large ISP-class services desired

JobID: 1597366-WQG

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