Linux Systems Engineer in Kenosha at Apple & Associates

Date Posted: 8/21/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kenosha
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/21/2018

Job Description

Title:- Systems Engineer - Linux

Position Responsibilities:-

• Design, plan and implement enterprise-wide Unix system solutions.
• Support server software and hardware and related applications and systems.
• Design systems that proactively monitor health and performance of systems and infrastructure.
• Assist in capacity planning, data center build outs and performing software/firmware upgrades.
• Implement tools to provide analytic trend analysis and performance data.
• Assist in standardized design of new and existing processes and policies.
• Document existing systems architecture and technology portfolio.
• Recommend improvements and/or alternatives for existing systems.
• Development of automation programs and scripts.
• Research and recommend emerging technologies to increase cost effectiveness, system ability and future expandability.
• Facilitate, lead and document meetings and discussions.
• Act as a liaison between IT management and remote branches and technicians.

Minimum Requirements:-

• Bachelor's degree in information technology, computer science or related field. Master's degree a plus.
• 5+ years experience with design, build and administration of Redhat Linux & Linux on Power preferred.
• Experience working on VMWare virtualization preferred.
• IT certifications such as RHCE, RHCA, RHCSA preferred.
• Shell scripting (Bash, Korn, Perl) knowledge for automation.
• Familiarity with Puppet, Redhat Satellite, Ansible and Nagios.
• Working experience with IBM AIX, VIOS, HMC & GPFS.
• Knowledge of networking, Ethernet, TCP / IP and remote communications.
• Experience in designing and implementing high-availability and disaster recovery solutions in fast-paced environments.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Strong customer service focus and experience with end users.