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Senior Linux Systems Engineer

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    Veronique Amaira

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    about 1 month ago

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    Veronique Amaira

Experienced Senior Linux Systems Engineer is required to join an established payment platform company 


Main Responsibilities: 

  • Providing in-depth technical guidance

  • Working to continually improve processes and procedures with both internal and external teams 

  • Enforcing technical and operational standards as set by senior engineering staff 

  • Acting as senior most technical resource for junior administrators 

  • Researching and testing unfamiliar technologies. 

  • Other duties as assigned by management. 

  • Actively seeking to promote a healthy team environment so as to maintain and increase overall team morale and individual team members’ job satisfaction. 

  • Carrying out out day-to-day communication with other teams

  • Establishing and maintaining communication with all stakeholders so as to tackle issues or anomalies that may arise

  • Interacting with other teams to ensure that all relevant departments are up to speed on all projects


Skills and Experience required:

  • 4+ years’ experience maintaining enterprise Unix/Linux environments 

  • 2+ years’ experience SOAP and REST interfaces, experience working with API’s 

  • 4+ years’ experience with J2EE, SQL, ZFS, Perl, RHE, Rails, Grails, LDAP 

  • 2+ years’ experience working with Puppet , Chef, or other configuration management and deployment frameworks 

  • 3+ years’ experience with apache, tomcat, scripting languages, SSL, web protocols 

  • 2+ years’ experience managing and administering MySQL (preferred), PostgreSQL, or other SQL based relational databases 

  • Strong communication, documentation, and analytical skills 

  • The ability to handle stressful situations and tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment 

  • Working knowledge of ITIL, ITSM, and INFOSEC best practices 

  • Ansible, Salt, fabric, or other automation tools experience 

  • On call rotation required and remunarated accordingly