Linux Systems Engineer

JSC Nexus New York , NY 10007

Posted 1 week ago


The Linux Systems Engineer will play a critical role in operating and maintaining our infrastructure and contribute to business-technology aligned initiatives. The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication, problem-solving, mission-critical operations mindset, and hands-on technical skills. He/She thrives in collaborative environments, embraces the mindset of continuous improvements and learning, and operates proactively to achieve desired outcomes.

Furthermore, the Linux Systems Engineer will collaborate across functions in IT to monitor, manage, configure, restore, and build on-premise and cloud infrastructure systems and services using technology platforms and tools including RedHat Enterprise Linux, VMWare, EMC Unity / DataDomain / Avamar / Networker, Nagios, Microsoft Azure, and ServiceNow. He/She will also collaborate with DevOps, leveraging tools such as Ansible / Puppet / Jenkins / Bitbucket / Git. The ideal candidate will play an instrumental role in operations activities including on-call rotations, systems maintenance, incident/ change/ problem/capacity management. He/She will also play a critical role in defining technical requirements and implementing infrastructure solutions that meet business objectives through partnerships with other IT functions in software development, middleware operations, DevOps, Windows infrastructure, and database operations.

Operations (45%)

  • Provide timely resolution of break-fix incidents, automated alerts, information requests, and change requests
  • Manage and perform BAU systems maintenance and operations activities to ensure availability of infrastructure components, systems, and services
  • Document and communicate progress, recommendations, root-cause, resolutions through existing communication and work management tools such as Slack, Service Now, Zoom
  • Share on-call rotation responsibilities to ensure timely resolution of operational issues that arise during off- hours
Engineering (45%)
  • Communicate, plan, and execute continuous improvement of components, systems, and services
  • Apply technical expertise to recommend, design, implement, and document architecture, solutions,
  • configurations, and operating procedures throughout systems’ life-cycles
Team Collaboration (10%)
  • Attend and contribute in meetings and working sessions to achieve efficient team operations and solution
  • development
  • Stay abreast of new technology developments and continuously develop new technical skills to evolve with
  • changing business needs
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