Lead Linux Engineer

Transunion Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 2 months ago

Lead Linux Engineer

"The limit of our growth is going to be our imagination and product ideas not technology." Mohit Kapoor, CTO

What we will bring:

  • A work environment that encourages collaboration and innovation. We consistently explore new technologies and tools to be agile.

  • Flexible time off, workplace flexibility, an environment that welcomes continued professional growth through support of tuition reimbursement, conferences and seminars.

  • Our culture encourages our people to hone current skills and build new capabilities, while discovering their genius.

  • Opportunity to participate within our cloud strategy, explore new technologies, and have a direct impact on future enhancements that are crucial to our infrastructure environment.

Requirements we'd love to see:

  • 7 years strong Linux administration and engineering experience in an enterprise environment with 500 servers

  • Extensive experience with installing, configuring and maintaining systems with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6/7 required

  • Administration experience with running Linux on VMWare, and bare metal hardware such as Dell, UCS.

  • Strong experience in writing scripts - Shell, Python and/or Ruby

  • Experience with source control tools such as Git and/or SVN

  • Able to successfully contribute in cross-functional teams comprised of infrastructure engineers, architects, and application developers.

  • Ability to effectively prioritize, develop and execute multiple projects

Preferred Skills we'd like to see:

  • Experience with Linux configuration/orchestration such as Puppet/Ansible, RedHat Satellite

  • Experience with Monitoring and logging such as Zenoss and Splunk

  • Experience with tools such as Jenkins, and/or Artifactory

  • Experience working in a cloud infrastructure preferably AWS

Familiarity with container frameworks like Docker Swarm and/or Kubernetes

Impact you will make:

  • You will be integral part of a growing Linux engineering team that is responsible for managing and supporting our traditional Linux environment on premise and cloud environment in AWS.

  • You will work in closely with developers, information security, production support, and infrastructure teams to support our Linux infrastructure.

  • Promote automation and focus on eliminating manual steps wherever possible.

  • Analyze and resolve configuration issues in development, test, and production environments

  • Understand, implement, and automate security controls, governance processes, and compliance validation

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.



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