Reporting to the manager of infrastructure, the senior systems engineer is a primary team member who works to administer, support, troubleshoot, and problem solve complex infrastructure systemsYou will collaborate with management, architects and engineers to drive successful outcomes with focus on automation, people, quality and best practices.
A day in the life of the senior linux administrator- about the role:
Design, deploy, and maintain system environments and applications within the pros cloud infrastructure Support and maintain various linux environments Monitor the operation of the applications and hardware resources Generate periodic reports of system availability to management and external teams Evaluate, recommend, and implement strategies for growth and scalability Provide leadership in identifying, managing risk and resolving issues in a team environment Work independently with little supervision on day-to-day tasks, receiving general instructions on new assignments Commitment to quality customer service Participate in on-call rotations Other duties as assigned
Required qualifications - about you:
We are looking for candidates who possess the combination of the following achievements, skills and behaviors:
Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent experience Excellent verbal and written communication skills Excellent time management, organizational skills, crisis management and problem-solving skills Deep knowledge in linux administration (rhel, centos), setup of systems, performance monitoring and tuning In depth understanding of ha technologies. Building rpms Networking: tcp/ip, nat, routing, security, firewall administration Advanced level of shell scripting and regular expressions Good analytical and problem-solving skills Innovative, fast learner and willing to share knowledge Self-starter, able to work under no direct supervision
Experience / knowledge in the following is a plus:
Automation frameworks: puppet, foreman, ansible, docker Disaster recovery process and environment experience Good knowledge of sql and nosql databasesReplication, sharding, performance monitoring. Developing and implementing it security best practices and procedures Applicable it certifications Itil framework knowledge Ms azure, ibm cloud
Skills & personal characteristics:
Ownership Innovation Care
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Most work activities are performed in an office or home-office environment and require little to moderate physical exertionWork activities may require periods of extended hours, critical deadlines and stressful situationsTo successfully complete the tasks of this position, individuals must be able to communicate clearly (in writing and orally), comprehend business terminology, interpret numerical data.
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