Sr. Linux Systems Engineer

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Judge Group, Inc.
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Job Description

Location: Lone Tree, CO
Sr. Systems Linux Engineer

Job Description:

The Linux Systems Engineer will lead in the planning, design, development, implementation, and execution of Linux systems engineering. Drives identification and adoption of best-in-class development. Designs, develops and implements platform enhancements and makes recommendations for improvements.

Duties and Responsibilities

Experience with project management and workflow tools such as Agile, Jira, Scrum/Kanban/SAFe, confluence etc.

Create Golden Image Linux templates for production and lab use, based upon industry best-practices and business requirements

Hands-on experience with creating Linux system images and publishing to a repository system such as Artifactory, etc.

Hands-on experience designing, implementing and optimizing Linux file-systems is required

Development using a variety of languages which may include Python, Node.js, Java, Golang, or shell scripting

Design, develop, and implement complex quality assurance tests, reporting, and analytics for Linux systems

Design, develop and implement standard packages using various Linux package-managers (apt, yum, etc.)

Interact with various stakeholders to understand their business needs, communicate project status and develop relationships to ensure satisfaction

Expertly use tools and analytics to provide insight and make recommendations

Write and review pull/merge requests in Git

Leverage various data and technology resources to augment analysis

Participate in visualization design and deployment review sessions to ensure all technical and functional requirements have been met

Provide ad-hoc analysis to address specific business questions from stakeholder groups

Participate in visualization design and deployment review sessions to ensure all technical and functional requirements have been met

Mentor and lead junior developers in both design and technology


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, and / or equivalent work experience

Minimum six (6) years of engineering work experience

Minimum five (5) years of experience in systems engineering

Minimum three (3) years of experience with at least one of the following; Ruby, Node.js, JavaScript, C#, Java, Golang, and/or Python

Hands-on experience creating Ansible playbooks for automation of standard system tasks

Strong experience with LDAP mandatory

Strong experience with logging systems such as Splunk, Graylog, Logstash, etc

Strong experience with API-driven configuration

Strong experience in the operational nature of a deployed software system

Proficiency with code repositories, development frameworks, programming languages such as Ruby, Go and Python.

Familiar with Test Driven Development (TDD)

Understanding of RESTful design principals

Ability to assess a problem and determine an effective course of action with sustainable solutions

Aptitude to flourish handling multiple tasks, workload, changing priorities and tight deadlines

Ability to assess a problem and determine an effective course of action with sustainable solutions

Demonstrable Programming and scripting skills, especially as part of a larger team, Python, Bash (, and preference for X if you have them)

Experience with physical hardware install, provisioning, and troubleshooting

Experience with initial setup and installation to make resources available to team

Experience with Linux troubleshooting, hardening, and performance tuning

Experience provisioning physical and virtual compute resources for team use

Strong experience with version control and workflow tooling such as GIT (GitLab, GitHub)

Experience in working with Ansible, Chef, or Puppet for automation and configuration

Familiarity with logging, monitoring, and alerting tools and setup

Experience with Linux based infrastructure and Linux administration

Experience with container technologies such as Docker

Experience setting up and working with virtual machine technologies, VmWare, OpenStack, etc.

Experience with CI technologies such as Jenkins, GitLab CI

Offer technical support where needed, developing software for our back-end systems, and subsequent deployment sequences

Strong documentation skills, able to create and update our processes documentation as needed

Red Hat Certified System Administrator preferred


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Company Information

The Judge Group, celebrating its 50th anniversary, is a leading professional services firm specializing in talent, technology, and learning solutions. We consult, staff, train, and solve. Through our work we make people and organizations better. Our services are successfully delivered through a network of more than 30 offices in the United States, Canada, and India. The Judge Group serves more than 50 of the Fortune 100 and is responsible for over 9,000 professionals on assignment annually across a wide range of industries.

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Position Id : 720696
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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