Linux Systems Engineer

Java, Deploying enterprise, Linux/Unix system admin, HTTPS, TCP/IP, SOAP, WebServices, RESTful
Contract W2, 7 months
Negotiable
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Please note that this is a 7 months contract position.

Professional, motivated, independent, senior-level position responsible for deploying enterprise applications customized to meet service provider device management needs in a production environment. Assume technical ownership of application deployment life cycle including systems deployment architecture, technologies and tools used in application administration. 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities 
•Facilitating requirements discussions with Business Subject Matter Experts.
•Create and analyze requirements based on engaging with customers on their business problems and needs.
•Setup of customer environments (hosted or deployed) including but not limited to OS, networking and implementing customer specific solution packages. 
•Clarifying a customer’s system specification, understanding their work practices and translating this into solution implementations.

•Packaging, configuration and documentation for deployment of software solutions.
•Troubleshooting complex problems and provides root cause analysis including technical interdependencies.
•Provides technical solutions to issues or problem statements, written or verbal, for identified issues at a cross-functional level.
•Support for QA Engineers in pre-production and production environments.
•Prepare and deliver customer training

•Master’s degree in Electrical or Computer Science engineering with 10+ years of experience. 
•5+ years in Linux/Unix systems administration and deploying applications in a Linux environment.
•3+ years in a senior systems or software engineering role preferably in Java.
•3+ years of deploying enterprise or large scale applications to productions
•2+ years in automated or orchestrated application deployment using Dockers containers and Kubernetes.
•2+ years of packaging development complete applications for installation in Production. Related and required build systems and source control software/tools experience includes: SVN, GIT repo, Maven, Jenkins. Ansible, Chef automated deployment is a plus. 
•At least 1 production deployment in AWS is a plus.
•Strong technical knowledge in message transfer and networking protocols and concepts with security/encryption (MUST HAVE: HTTPS, TCP/IP, SOAP webservices, RESTful API, Hardware or Software loadbalancer concepts, Nginx/HAProxy/Apache Webservers)
•Strong technical knowledge of big data or open source software is a plus (Preferred: Redis, Cassandra, RabbitMQ) 
•TR-069 knowledge, even academic, is a significant plus
•Understanding of Nginx or HAProxy as a reverse proxy and use of either as a software loadbalancer is a plus. 

For consideration, please reference job number 2725

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