Senior Hybrid Cloud Linux Infrastructure Engineer
General Dynamics IT has an opening for a Senior Hybrid Cloud Linux Infrastructure Engineer with strong communication and technical skills that will support the Department of Commerce 2020 Decennial Census Systems of Systems hybrid cloud infrastructure and its applications. The Senior Infrastructure Engineer is responsible for integration and implementation of the hybrid cloud infrastructure that will support the Census 2020 System of Systems. The Senior Infrastructure Engineer will develop internal team standards and processes as well as documentation for the design, implementation, operations, and accreditation of COTS infrastructure management solutions. The Senior Infrastructure Engineer will build and integrate new systems and assist in the migration of applications, COTS, GOTS, and FOSS products to a new physical datacenter and/ or cloud resources; providing technological recommendations of infrastructure solutions; implementing the solution(s) required to fulfill the system and solution level requirements; and for supporting development, integration, test and validation activities to prove system effectiveness, performance, and readiness during critical test events leading up to the 2020 survey. Specific roles & responsibilities for the position include but not limited to the following:
- Contributes to the formulation and maintenance of an enterprise-wide baseline of operating systems and software for the implementation, operation, and maintenance of a platform-as-a-service for a hybrid cloud compute modelProvides input on the development of design, implementation, operations, user guides, and training materialsPerforms training for engineering and operations staff as requiredPerforms integration of Operating System and COTS for custom in-house developed productsPerforms full integration of DevOps tools that support continuous integration and continuous delivery Performs full integration of ITSM tools to track licensing, certificates, assets and compliance of permanent and ephemeral systems Provides input on evaluation, selection, implementation and maintenance of IT systems, ensuring appropriate investment in strategic and operational systems. Provides responsive advice, counsel, education and service concerning IT issues and trends in the IT industryMaintains knowledge and understanding of current and emerging technologies, equipment and systems. Keeps current on laws, mandates, issues, practices and proceduresReviews and provides input to policies and standard operating proceduresPerforms other related duties as assigned
- 12 full-time years of experience; Prior consulting, Professional Services and/or Enterprise Experience preferredMust be familiar with source and artifact control and configuration managementAdvanced vendor certifications preferredRelevant knowledge of current and emerging data center and infrastructure technologiesSolid time management skills with the ability to plan, organize and implement multiple initiatives and deadline-driven workloads while consistently providing outstanding customer service Detail-oriented, proactive self-starter demonstrating a positive, willing attitude and excellent oral and written communication skillsProficient in datacenter and cloud technologiesProficient in datacenter storage and network systemMust have experience planning, installing, configuring, patching, and troubleshooting issues on the following platforms:
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
- 12+ years of experience with a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.Master’s Degree preferred.