Linux System Administrator Engineer

  • Company: CVS Health
  • Location: Woonsocket, Rhode Island
  • Posted: November 09, 2017
  • Reference ID: 702511BR
Position Summary:

Join Fortune 7 CVS Health as a Linux Systems Adiministration Engineer! CVS Health Advertising Technology creates software essential to CVS Health’s retail advertising and marketing efforts. We are small independent team that works closely with the Advertising Department at CVS Health. We are open source enthusiasts and readily embrace new technologies. We build web applications in a variety of languages using a diverse toolset. Agile methodologies are essential to our practice. We are dedicated to learning and collaboration, personal career growth, and maximizing our impact on the business. Our software creates in-store signing, automates newspaper circular production, and handles image processing. Our users create and manage content for with the tools we have created. We build RESTful APIs with PostgreSQL and Node.js. We write client applications using the Ember Javascript framework. We are actively moving our corporate partners towards a modern method of data exchange and now have consumers of our API for promotional and product information in many departments throughout the company.

We are looking for a motivated, thorough, and self-sufficient person to add to our team as an Operations Engineer.Operations Engineers determine infrastructure needs and devise technological solutions to keep the Advertising Department data center performant and reliable.

As a Linux Systems Administration Engineer you will have:

  • expertise with Linux, virtualization, and automation/configuration management.
  • knowledge of vSphere, Ansible, PostgreSQL and MySQL database servers, and web-programming stacks (LAPP, LAMP, Ruby on Rails, etc.).
  • good interpersonal skills for communication with the development team, users and product owners.
  • the ability to contribute clear documentation on every aspect of their role.

Required Qualifications:
Minimum of 5 years of IT systems administration experience.
Minimum of 3 years advanced Linux experience.
Minimum of 3 years of experience with shell-scripting.
Minimum of 3 years of experience in virtualization and cluster management.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with automated configuration via ansible playbooks.

  • Experience with database backends, primarily PostgreSQL and MySQL.

  • Experience with web programming languages such as Ruby on Rails, PHP, Python and others.

  • Maintenance and mastery of a variety of collaboration tools including Jira/Bitbucket/Confluence, RunDeck, Graylog, and others.

  • Deep experience with OS X/MacOS Experience with continuous integration.

Verifiable High School diploma or GED is required.

Business Overview:
CVS Health, through our unmatched breadth of service offerings, is transforming the delivery of health care services in the U.S. We are an innovative, fast-growing company guided by values that focus on teamwork, integrity and respect for our colleagues and customers. What are we looking for in our colleagues? We seek fresh ideas, new perspectives, a diversity of experiences, and a dedication to service that will help us better meet the needs of the many people and businesses that rely on us each day. As the nation’s largest pharmacy health care provider, we offer a wide range of exciting and fulfilling career opportunities across our three business units – MinuteClinic, pharmacy benefit management (PBM) and retail pharmacy. Our energetic and service-oriented colleagues work hard every day to make a positive difference in the lives of our customers.

CVS Health is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment against any individual on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex/gender (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, medical condition, age, veteran status, military status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, unemployment status, political affiliation, or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. CVS Health will consider qualified job candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with federal, state and local laws. CVS Health will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any Colleague or applicant for employment because such Colleague or applicant has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed the compensation of the Colleague or applicant or another Colleague or applicant. Furthermore, we comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW and EEO IS THE LAW SUPPLEMENT

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