Linux Administrator at a rapidly growing FinTech firm. AWS a plus

Linux systems administration
Full Time
$100,000 - $120,000
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

About the Role:

We are seeking a Linux and Cloud support specialist that is looking for a challenge to join our growing team. The ideal candidate will be team-oriented and work well in a fast paced environment. The candidate must be passionate about Linux Administration, AWS Cloud Computing, Automation, and have a solid base in IT and support. In this role, the Linux System Administrator will be responsible for the overall Production infrastructure, with overlap into other disciplines.

What You ll Do:
  • Monitor all aspects of Production and Development and DR infrastructure
  • Linux/AWS system administration
  • Perform security analysis and mitigate security threats
  • Monitor and optimize system performance
  • Perform root cause analysis and implement corrective/preventive measures
  • Configuration management and process automation
  • Ensure reliability of critical infrastructure components
  • Own issues from start to resolution
  • Contribute content to our knowledge base and help build processes that will scale
  • Be available on call and perform routine night and weekend work
  • Implement PostgresQL changes and monitor the database infrastructure
Skills & Qualifications:
  • 2+ years of experience with Enterprise Linux System Administration
  • Strong understanding of Linux
  • AWS cloud based systems (EC2, RDS, VPC) a plus
  • Strong background in IT fundamentals
  • Experience with scripting (Bash, Python) and process automation
  • Nagios or similar monitoring experience
  • Experience with PostgresQL administration
  • Strong communication skills - comfortable talking to technical and nontechnical customers, developers and business
  • Ability to wear multiple hats and multitask effectively in a fast paced environment
  • Track issues and follow up in a timely manner
  • Demonstrate experience in the creation and management of technical documentation
  • Windows support experience a plus
Benefits:

We provide some of the best perks in the industry, including:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Fully paid medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Lively and dynamic office space with fully stocked kitchen
  • Team-oriented and collaborative company culture

Posted By

Ed Ashburn

6 East 39th St., Suite 1102 New York, NY, 10016

Dice Id : emtekny
Position Id : 6263393
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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