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Linux System Engineer Senior
Ref No.: 18-14927
Location: San Jose, California
Title:  Linux System Engineer Senior
Location: San Jose CA
Duration: 05+ Months Contract
  • Serve as a primary point responsible for the overall health, performance, and capacity of our systems
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues escalated by customers and internal systems, including developing, implementing and deploying emergency hot fixes
  • Identify opportunities to automate tasks and maintain operational tools
  • Lead efforts to diagnose and completely resolve complex systems configuration, production and deployment problems
  • Provide support when operational problems occur, problem solving, and root cause analysis
  • Demonstrate the ability to work independently within a fast paced environment – looking for the fix rather than the cause of an issue
  • Make technical and process recommendations
  • Create and maintain policies that improve Client internal services
  • Participate in 24x7 rotations
  • At least 4-5 years of systems administration in a large-scale Linux environment
  • Demonstrable ability to troubleshoot problems in unfamiliar code and in complex systems
  • Demonstrable analytical and problem solving skills, particularly as it relates to issue
  • diagnosis and resolution Experience configuring and debugging Apache, Tomcat, and/or Weblogic servers
  • Demonstrable ability to work independently with minimal day-to-day supervision
  • Prior experience working in a 24/7 operational environment
  • Willing to work day, swing and night shifts
  • Understanding of networking/distributed computing
  • Experience with MySQL, Java, Perl, Python (Gentoo), PHP are a plus