Lead Web Systems Engineer

for Randstad Professionals in Columbia, MD

Web application architecture, including TCP/IP, HTTP, and caching strategies at all layers 
Columbia, MD
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Built on 30 years of expertise, Randstad Professionals provides specialized recruiting services to a diverse portfolio of clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small and mid-sized businesses spanning multiple industries.

Our Direct Hire Technology Practice is currently searching for a Lead Web Systems Engineer to join a company in the Columbia, MD area.  This is a FTE career opportunity.  


Job Description:

The Lead Web Systems Engineer will oversee all systems operations initiatives, including designing company-wide systems layout and network architecture and building out a multi-datacenter managed hosting platform.

Typical duties will include:

  • Planning and executing on operations-focused business goals and objectives
  • Providing level of effort estimates on new and existing infrastructure deployments
  • Providing hands-on assistance with external client systems and services
  • Working with other support personnel to troubleshoot application and service failures
  • Develop and deploy extensive system and business level monitoring for production services


Job Requirements:  Candidates should understand and have a proven track record with:

  • Strong understanding of web application architecture, including TCP/IP,  HTTP, and caching strategies at all layers
  • Experience with internal core systems, such as, but not limited to, DNS, LDAP, NTP
  • Hands on experience with system automation systems like Chef
  • Ability to translate technical needs into business plans, and vice versa
  • Familiar with all aspects of system administration on Solaris, Illumos, and/or Linux

Qualified candidates should send a resume to nick.chester@randstadusa.com

At this time, our client is only able to consider candidates that are eligible to work for any employer in the United States without sponsorship.


Nick Chester
Randstad Professionals
120 E. Baltimore St.
Suite 2220
Baltimore, MD 21202
Phone: (410) 752-5244
Fax: 410752.5924