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Sr. Systems Linux Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00049
Location: Richfield, Minnesota
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 06/27/2018 to 06/26/2019
Position Overview: Sr. Systems Linux Egineer
Responsibilities/Deliverables that the resource will be responsible for:
  • Design, develop, and improve a cloud infrastructure
  • Represent operations and standardize best practices on infrastructure
  • Manage a multi-origin, zero-downtime, highly scalable web infrastructure
  • Build, scale, and secure infrastructure, focusing on a fully automated Linux environment
  • Develop operational practice for technologies like Opscode Chef, multiple Public Cloud platforms, Basho Riak, Cassandra, Tomcat, Apache, Nginx, Sensu, Splunk, Graphite, Solr
  • Perform zero-downtime deployments across multiple globally distributed origins
  • Build solutions or use leading open-source technologies including Opscode Chef cookbooks
  • Participate in a L2-L3 rotating 24/7 on call schedule, roughly one week out every six

Skills Overview:
What are the MUST have skills that you are looking for in a candidate?
· 8+ years with Linux environments
· 2+ years experience using automation tools (Chef, Puppet, etc)
· 2+ years experience with cloud providers/technologies (AWS, Azure, OpenStack, etc).
· Experience implementing technologies like Chef or Puppet, Tomcat or JBoss, Cassandra, Riak, Graphite, Nagios or similar
· Experience writing and building out Puppet or Chef cookbooks
· Ruby and Python