Senior Linux Systems Engineer, Arizona

Job ID 2736

Location - Scottsdale, Arizona

Responsibilities:

  • Administration of Redhat, CentOS, and other Linux operating systems.  
  • Satellite management, Ansible and puppet scripting.
  • Configuration, maintenance and respond to the alerts of the monitoring system. 
  • Prepare for new product related releases and assists with new initiatives and upgrades
  • Work with our product development team to implement and support new client offerings
  • Explore and integrate new technologies, transitioning operations from traditional administration and deployment to infrastructure as application leveraging automation/configuration management technologies
  • Work with Security initiatives including hardening of golden images, fixing vulnerabilities, implementing PAM, and other security related projects.

Requirements:

  • 10+ years experience as Linux Administrator
  • Occasional work after hours or weekends at our co‐location facility 
  • Rotational after‐hours support with 24/7 on-call duty
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs + to move servers
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferably in Computer Science
  • US Citizenship required

Additional Skills:

  • Strong background in Linux/Unix administration and understanding of code and script (PHP, Python, Perl and/or Ruby) 
  • Experience with Redhat IDM or FreeIPA
  • Strong  technical problem solving skills and experience in IP networking and static routing FTP, SSH, SMTP, DNS, HTTP/S, DHCP, Syslog logging facility
  • iconectiv has a footprint in AWS, Azure and Google cloud providers.  The person coming onboard must be experienced in AWS EC2 instance administration. 
  • Assists with Avamar backups and recovery
  • Experience with Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL and Mongo databases
  • Experience in a high‐availability, mission critical environment, and disaster recovery testing.