Sr Systems Engineer - Windows/DevOps

  • Modis,
  • Los Angeles, CA
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Bash, Linux, Networking, Python, Research, Ruby, Scripts, Security, Switches, TCP/IP, Windows
C2H Independent, Contract Independent, Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, C2H W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


Modis is working with a large entertainment company located in Playa Vista, CA in hiring a Senior Systems Engineer to join their Broadcast Data Network team. This is an extremely challenging position that focuses on hardening a variety of systems from a security standpoint with a heavy emphasis on virtualization products and would be the perfect fit for someone who wants to contribute and grow in a consistently evolving environment.


  • Maintaining, deploying, and configuring infrastructure for the Fox Broadcast Data Network.
  • Working with a team of engineers to manage and improve existing infrastructure to reflect constant technological changes and threats.
  • Designing and deploying system and network architectures.
  • Design and deploy new applications and enhancements to existing applications, software, and operating systems.
  • Conduct research on software and systems products to justify recommendations and to support purchasing efforts.
  • Interact and negotiate with vendors, outsourcers, and contractors to secure products and services.
  • Determine the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems; develop and implement strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems.


  • A minimum of 4-6 years hands-on experience in a Systems Engineering or Network Engineering role.
  • Expertise in a technological area applicable to IP broadcast infrastructure, this includes: Networking, Systems (Windows/Linux), File Transfer, Storage, Virtual Machine, and Cloud platforms. Working knowledge of all platforms outside of expertise area.
  • Working experience installing and configuring Linux (CentOS/RHEL) and/or Windows (Server Platform).
  • Working experience installing and configuring network switches and firewalls.
  • Working experience with cloud platforms such as AWS, Google, or Azure.
  • Scripting knowledge (e.g. bash scripts, Python, Ruby).
  • Preferably experience with automation software, preferably Ansible.
  • Solid networking knowledge (OSI Network Layers, TCP/IP).
  • Able to work in high-pressure environments, supporting critical on-air broadcast systems.
  • Ability to learn and assist in technical areas not related to area of expertise.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent leadership skills and teamwork skills.
  • Results oriented, high energy, self-motivated.

Company Information

At Modis, we have the connections and expertise to help save you time and start earning money in the right IT or engineering job for you. We use our insight, knowledge and resources to match you with top positions at leading companies. Many of our clients use our services to help fill positions quickly so they can avoid the time-consuming process of posting jobs and sifting through resumes. This can mean we can offer you access to unadvertised IT and engineering job openings and quick placement opportunities that you wouldn't otherwise know about. Get The Modis Advantage.
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Position Id : US_EN_6_914739_1035745

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