Linux Engineer
Location:
Seattle , Washington
Posted:
September 07, 2016
Reference:
5749601
1. Linux Engineering in an enterprise environment (500 + environment).
2. Hands on, not just end user experience, with Chef or Puppet OR excellent scripting with perl, python, ruby, or other open source scripting.
3. Containers - they don't need a ton of experience with it, but some exposure.

As an Linux Platform engineer you will be working as part of a larger team of engineers delivering platform solutions to application teams. You will deliver scalable, resilient infrastructure for applications leveraging packaged and open source solutions. Repetitive tasks are your enemy and automation is your ally.
You design, deploy, and maintain Linux/Solaris and BigIP platforms in production and test
You have a solid understanding of the benefits of container based technologies and how teams can deploy in this model; you may have deployed containers or managed orchestration tools already.
You implement and champion a devops mindset through infrastructure as code, and are willing to share with others
You work closely with partner teams and demonstrate a commitment to their success. This includes forming relationships required to grow as a team member
You are comfortable with writing tests and verifying the code and configurations you create
You exhibit a strong desire to learn new tools, technologies, and processes and drive acceptance and adoption amongst your peers by doing
You have an understanding of the core ideals embodied in Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD), including "everything under source control", "automate everything", and "quality is everyone's job"
You work in a team environment to provide rotating 24X7 support of the server infrastructure
Follow ITIL practices in Service Management for Incident, Problem, and Change Management

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

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