Previous Job
Sr Engineer
Ref No.: 18-02780
Location: Austin, Texas
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date: 03/16/2018
Title: Sr. Engineer - DVLabs
Location: Austin, TX
Duration: 6 month contract
Start date: ASAP
Hourly Rate: Open
Reason for opening: Work load has grown for the team currently at 4 so they have additional headcount.
Position Details:
  • Installation, maintenance and support of lab infrastructure including:
    • Linux Server environment
    • VMware/vCenter environments
    • KVM Server environments
    • LXC Containers
    • Shared storage environments
    • AWS infrastructure
    • Various Lab Services such as DNS, DHCP, DHCP, NFS, SMB, Activity Directory, PXE boot environment, HTTP(S), FTP, TFTP, etc.
  • Provide professional courteous and prompt response to the needs of the engineering organization
  • Hands-on support and troubleshooting required to bring rapid solutions to problems involving complex and potentially unfamiliar configurations
  • Able to work in a self-directed role supporting multiple teams
  • Capable of working in a data center environment, and be capable of installing equipment in racks, wiring server connection, etc.
  • Available for on-call rotation for after hours and weekend support for critical cases
    • On call does not apply to contract employees
    • If a contractor is converted to a FTE they will be added to the on call rotation for 1 week every 5 weeks.
Top Must Have's
  • Expert in Linux Server Administration
  • Expert in Scripting with Bash
  • Strong Familiarity with networking concepts
  • Strong familiarity with VMware/KVM/container administration
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience
Nice to Have's:
  • AWS experience is a very nice to have.
  • Python would be a plus but is preferred
  • Bachelors degree or relevant work experience equivalent
Team/Company Culture:
  • Shift M-F Onsite 8-5
  • Team is composed of 4 members
  • Candidate must be able to navigate throughout a server room and lift approx 50lb