Sr Linux Systems Administrator / Engineer in El Segundo, CA at DISYS

Date Posted: 8/31/2018

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Job Description

Senior Linux System Administrator



El Segundo, CA


Contract-hire 



W2 Only (No C2C or 1099 payment terms / no sponsorship offered)



This teams world class digital content delivery and is continuing to expand its role as the largest digital video service provider in the world - diving into over-the-top content delivery technologies and challenging our teams to produce innovative solutions more quickly.  Our vibrant, fast paced environment is the perfect place for an enthusiastic engineer to thrive in.



Job Description:  This role will rely heavily on scripting and automation tools.  Provide operations and design support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of critical systems.  Provides Tier 1 and Tier 2 (Escalation) problem identification, diagnosis, and resolution of problems. Configures and manages Linux operating system installs/deployment.  Troubleshoots, maintains integrity, and configures network components along with implementing operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance; works with other local and remote systems administrators – must be a team player and self-starter who can work independently with little to no direct supervision or administration oversight.


Sr. Linux/Unix Engineer:


•           Required: Ability to work both independently and as part of a team


•           Required: Ability to lead projects start to finish (design, configure, test, deploy, document)


•           Required: Linux (RedHat (RHEL), CentOS, Ubuntu ) automated server builds and configuration


•           Required: Yum repository builds/management


•           Required: Kickstart builds/management


•           Required: Scripting languages and configuration management tools, such as CFEngine, Ansible, SALT…


•           Required: LDAP / Central Authentication


•           Required: VMware; vCenter, vSphere; data stores build/management


•           Required: Ability to troubleshoot and analyze Linux/Unix systems efficiently


•           Required: General enterprise storage knowledge


•           Required: Patch Cycle Management pref. with regression testing coordination


•           Desired: Centrify Linux /Windows directory management


•           Desired: Microsoft Windows Server and Active Directory administration


•           Desired: Openstack deployment toolsets


•           Desired: Service Management experience in operational environments



Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:


•           BS/CS Degree in a technical field or at least 12 years relevant experience


•           5+ years relevant work experience


•           Experience developing and or integrating software on LINUX and/or Windows platforms


•           Must be able to lead meetings and effectively summarize and prioritize topics


•           General and conceptual networking (switches and load balancers), SAN and NAS technologies



Desired Qualifications:


•           Knowledge of network technologies, common infrastructure components and physical infrastructure design


•           Knowledge of latest video and over the top delivery technologies including mobile and second screen technologies


Other Details:


If the position requires travel, what % of time is travel required?  <15%


Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ disys.com to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.