Linux Systems Engineer

TEKsystems, Inc
Baltimore, MD
Oct 13, 2019
Oct 16, 2019
Full Time
The Systems Engineer is a member of the Data Center team in the Infrastructure & Operations organization and reports to the Sr. Manager, Platform Operations. The Systems Engineer will provide assistance and oversight of with all Linux server OS operational activities within the team.The ideal candidate for this position will have excellent communication skills and work well in a fast-paced, growing environment. The candidate must be able to support and maintain systems in an enterprise environment. This individual will be someone who can take direction from senior management, but also seek opportunities to improve and stabilize the environment, and implement efficiencies in daily processes.* Responsible for managing Oracle Enterprise Linux environment (RHEL)* Create and maintain documentation on Linux server builds, policies and procedures, ensuring they are accurate and current.* Responsible for installation of Linux in cloud and virtualized environments, including scripted installation as well as 'Bare-Metal' builds ensuring team standards are maintained.* Responsible for the implementation of security controls in order to ensure a secure environment* Responsible for maintaining and provisioning user accounts utilizing Centrify Server suite.* Monitoring of all Linux servers within _'s enterprise* Provide guidance on best practices for server configuration, patching and system management* Provide guidance and insight into the hardening of all Linux servers within the environment* Assist the Manager of Platform Operations in ensuring all project related work is performed according to specified timelines and scope ensuring successful outcomes* Management of the Cisco UCS environment.* Management of _'s VMware infrastructure to include installation of ESXi servers.Ability to coach and mentor is huge for this team as they dont currently have this on the team.About TEKsystems:We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems .com for other accommodation options.