Linux engineer - remote
A global ecommerce organization is seeking an experienced linux engineer to join their teamThe linux engineer will be responsible for building, configuring and deploying critical infrastructure used across the organizationYou will be responsible for providing 24x7 operational support along with executing infrastructure related projectsThis is a combination of infrastructure administration, engineering, and architectureThe ideal linux engineer will also have experience with automation and have good scripting experienceCloud experience would also be beneficial for this person to haveExcellent communication skills are required.
Partner with technical administrators, application developers, and other technical peers to create robust, scalable infrastructure solutions.
Coordinate and execute projects associated with the installation, configuration and deployment of compute, storage, and virtualization technologies.
Contribute and support disaster recovery activities and strategy.
Script and automate routine tasks.
Participate in annual business audits and provide all related documentation to appropriate team(s).
Participate in the evaluation of new infrastructure technologies.
Recommend optimizations to the environment which improve delivery and performance for end users and customers.
Establish standard operating procedures for building and deploying infrastructure.
Resolve incidents and work orders escalated from the service desk.
Provide technical training to service desk, operations, and relevant parties.
Serve as after hour, weekend and holiday support, as necessary.
Maintain and support infrastructure at remote locations.
Bachelor`s degree in computer science or a related field
3+ years systems engineering experience in a hybrid-cloud environment with hands-on experience configuring and troubleshooting with linux (rhel), vmware, and windows infrastructure
Working knowledge and hands-on experience integrating with public cloud providers (aws, azure, gcp)
Automation experience with one or more of the following: ansible, puppet, chef, or salt
Understand and implementation of configuration management technologies (salt, ansible)
Knowledge of vmware nsx - a plus
Strong reading and writing skills