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Sr. Certified Red Hat Linux Admin
Ref No.: 17-00185
Location: New York City, New York
Start Date: 09/12/2017
JOB TITLE:             Systems Engineer - Linux 
LOCATION:             MD, Bowie (Melford Blvd.)
DURATION:             6 months with possibility of extension

                * 5+ years' of experience with complex computing platforms and cutting-edge technologies involving virtualization, distribution, and high performance computing;
                * 5+ years' experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux administration, complex computing platforms, and cutting-edge technologies involving virtualization, distribution, and high-performance computing;
                * Experience with configuration management solutions;
                * Extensive scripting experience strongly desired;
                * Extensive knowledge of existing industry standards, technologies, and infrastructure operations and;
                * You are driven to solve difficult problems with scalable, elegant, and maintainable solutions;
                * Expert troubleshooter - unwilling to let a problem defeat you; unrelenting, persistent, confident;
                * A penchant for thinking outside the box to solve complex and interesting problems;
                * Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, technical field, or equivalent experience;
                * Extensive knowledge of existing industry standards, technologies, and infrastructure operations; and
                * Manage stressful situations with calm, courtesy, and confidence
We are seeking highly qualified professionals that will contribute to our ongoing growth and success. The System Engineer is a fast-paced position in a rapid growth enterprise environment. The ideal candidate is a person that strives to achieve excellence backed by strong virtualization skills and the ability to deploy commercial-off-the-shelf technologies.
The Systems Engineering team designs and builds the software, hardware, network, and computing technologies that power all of our Product services. We are the foundation upon which our innovations are built that will change the future. You seek a challenge, demand excellence of yourself, and harbor a fierce desire to produce infallible solutions.
                * Investigate, design, and implement best-in-industry, innovative technologies that will expand Inovalon's infrastructure through robust, scalable, adrenaline-fueled solutions;
                * Install and configure commercial off the shelf technologies in accordance with established objectives
                * Interact with Enterprise Architects, other Engineers, and Vendors to develop and execute plans for complex systems backed by excellence, confidence, and thorough engineering analysis;
                * Develop, gather, and leverage metrics to manage the server fleet and complex computing systems to drive automation, improvement, and performance;
                * Contribute to production system development from requirements to release, including detailed design, analysis, testing, and optimization.