Linux System Engineer
Linux Systems Consultant - Relevant Work, Flexible Schedule, Continuing Certification Are you a highly-skilled IT pro with proven technological and interpersonal experience? Do you feel like your skills are under appreciated and your technology career may be stalled? Most importantly, have you wanted to strike out on your own and become an independent consultant, but are hesitant about finding work and financial stability? Maybe you already are an independent consultant and are tired of sitting on the bench, clueless recrutiers, having to sell yourself, and not getting paid on time. The Company Stone Door Group is built for consultants by consultants. We are a gig economy company of highly skilled independent IT professionals who want challenging projects, no politics, and the freedom to choose our work. We are a culture of peers who are dedicated to constant learning, mentoring, and certification on the latest cloud technologies. Stone Door Group has built a broad and diverse pipeline of consulting and instruction work for cloud platforms such as Docker, Red Hat, AWS, and Google Cloud Platform. Our company offers independent consultants the freedom to choose both the type of work and how to engage in that work. This flexibility enables our consultants to craft a career path that aligns with professional and life goals, while delivering exceptional value to our customers. Create your work schedule Build financial stability Certify on new technology The Position We are looking for senior experienced Linux systems engineers located in the Washington metro area who are interested in becoming cloud consultants for us. We perform anywhere from 3 week to 6 month engagements for our customers implementing Red Hat cloud and automation products including OpenShift, OpenStack, and Ansible. We offer training and certification on these technologies for those with a strong base set of Linux skills. The Requirements US Citizen or Green Card HolderTriangle area resident7 years of experience in either enterprise Linux systems administration5 years in customer facing consulting or training roleIndustry certifications in one or many technologies2 years of automation experience with either Bash, Python, Puppet, Chef, or Ansible Strong interpersonal skills Proven track record of quick learning The Nice to Haves Cloud technology implementation experience in OpenShift, AWS, Google Cloud, Docker, Kubernetes, OpenStack Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)CI/CD DevOps implementation experience with Jenkins or similarActive Clearance The Location Our consultants all work from their home offices in the Washington area. Some prefer only remote work while others prefer to travel. The closer our consultants are to major metropolitan areas, the broader the pipeline of opportunities for them. Why Should You Apply Competitive rates Bi-weekly payroll Profit sharing for referrals and new business Access to training for emerging technologies Financial assistance for obtaining new technology certifications Expense paid access to major technology conferences If you are looking for both freedom and meaningful work, then get in touch with us. You can apply directly through LinkedIn or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.