Sr. Linux Engineer
Position Title: Linux System Engineer (Cloud Solutions Engineer)
Contract length: 6 month + extensions
Work Location: Hybrid/ Englewood, Colorado
Overview of the Project/ Details:
Working on building out the Linux systems with the team
Day to Day:
- Ideal candidate will lead in the planning, design, development, implementation, and execution Linux systems engineering for the Datacenter. Drives identification and adoption of best-in-class development. Designs, develops and implements platform enhancements and makes recommendations for improvements.
- Working with team members and different teams so much be able to communicate.
Ability to read, write and speak the English language to communicate with employees, customers, suppliers,
in person, on the phone, and by written communications in a clear, straight-forward, and professional manner
• Can clearly and professionally communicate with peers and solution vendors, both in person and through approved electronic communication means.
• Ability to schedule and coordinate multiple projects, communicate project requirements and objectives.
• Ability to meet deliverable objectives with minimal supervision.
• Understanding of Telco or related service provider services and technologies.
• Familiar with Test Driven Development (TDD)
• Experience with LDAP mandatory
• Experience with API-driven configuration
• Write and review pull/merge requests in Git
• Hands-on experience with creating Linux system images and publishing to a repository system such as Artifactory, etc.
MUST HAVE Skills & Technologies:
- UNIX / LINUX EXPERTICE! 7 years plus
- (RPM and Debian) Linux engineering, troubleshooting, testing and hardening experience
- Experience using new RPM tools like ip, dnf, nmcli
- Automation/Scripting skills: perl, bash and python
- Some experience with Yaml & JSON (automation Knowledge)
Nice to Have:
- Familiar with Test Driven Development (TDD)
- Experience with LDAP mandatory
- Red Hat certification
Number years of experience: 7-8 years + with Unix/Linux
Industry preferred: Telecom