Volt Workforce Solutions Senior Linux System Engineer in Austin, Texas
Senior Linux System Engineer in Austin, TX at Volt
Date Posted: 5/12/2018
Employee Type: Direct Hire
Location: Austin, TX
Job Type: Computer Industry
Date Posted: 5/12/2018
Job ID: 109326
Pay Rate $100000.0 - $125000.0/Year
Contact Name Volt Branch
Are you a Sr. Linux Engineer with excellent knowledge of building, configuring, and administering Linux computer systems? Are you looking to help a company to improve and refine server OS deployments and provisioning processes? Do you have hands-on experience with performance analysis tools, benchmarks and applications and want to make a difference? Well then, we would like to hear from you. Please apply today and let’s get a conversation started to see if this position is the right fit for you!
Sr. Linux System Engineer
Salary Range: $100,000 to $125,000
THIS IS A FULL TIME POSITION AND NOT OPEN TO CONTRACT
As a Linux Systems Engineer on the infrastructure team, you will be working on and supporting a Linux environment. Primary responsibilities include defining the next evolution of a set of small scale networks used for vendor collaboration and supporting the user base of the primary, medium scale, network.
Automating and improving existing processes
Improving and refining system and service monitoring of servers
Hands-on server/hardware debugging and problem remediation
Supporting a virtualized environment
Implementing solutions to problems of diverse scope in specific areas, including data analysis to identify root cause and contributing factors
Improving and refining server OS deployments and provisioning processes
Documentation, service management, service improvement, service delivery
Reviewing, improving, and generating documentation for multiple functional areas
Provisioning Linux servers and support of compute Grid.
Assignment of work through ticket system with responsibility to remediate issue
Associate’s Degree Required (Bachelor’s Degree preferred)
7+ years of experience
Excellent knowledge of building, configuring, and administering Linux computer systems
Experience programming in Bash, Python, CGI, PHP, Perl, or similar scripting languages
Hands-on experience with CFEngine, Cobbler, PXE, Kickstart, Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Salt, or similar configuration and automation tools and practices
Advanced knowledge of networking concepts and practices
Expert skills with most Linux operating system commands and utilities
Virtualization environments and tools such as VMWare, vCenter, vCenter Orchestrator
Solid understanding of automated deployments
Strong understanding of networking technologies (routing, switching, firewalls, iptables, etc.)
Experience with source code management tools such as git
Hands-on experience with performance analysis tools, benchmarks and applications
Proficient software skills for light programming and scripting, operating system administration, and hardware administration.
Expertise with Linux operating systems including operations in a large-scale production environment.
Experience with system and application monitoring, software distribution, patching and maintenance in a Linux environment
Significant experience with common internet protocols and services including TCP, UDP, DNS, DHCP, HTTP, SSH, TFTP, NIS, LDAP & AD
Robust troubleshooting and analytical skills
Excellent communication, documentation and presentation skills for technical and business audiences
If you are a fit contact Brian Keane at (512) 592-3354 or apply today!!
Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer!!
In order to promote this harmony in the workplace and to obey the laws related to employment, Volt maintains a strong commitment to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or parental status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.