Linux System Engineer
Posted on Feb 19, 2021 by Request Technology
*We are unable to sponsor as this is a permanent full time role*
A prestigious company is on the search for a Linux System Engineer. The key to this role is to have heavy experience with Python and Linux configuration management. They need to be an expert in Python for automation to build in house automation and monitoring tools. They want someone with experience with configuration management tools such as Salt, Ansible, or Puppet. Also they want experience wth CI/CD tools like Jenkins, TravisCI, and BitBucket.
Write reusable, testable, and efficient code to manage the infrastructure for a large fleet of Linux systems.
Write and improve a variety of automation and tooling to support production trading systems and daily operations.
Build monitoring and instrumentation to detect problems and support troubleshooting.
Continually design and implement improvements to the technology stack.
Collaborate and support the needs of other Development and Operations teams.
B.S. or equivalent degree and 5+ years of experience in a similar role.
Expert-level knowledge of the Python and the Linux operating system.
Experience with unit testing frameworks.
Familiarity with several of the following projects:
Configuration management tools (Salt, Ansible, or Puppet)
Container technologies (lxd/Docker/Kubernetes/etc...)
CI/CD tools (Jenkins/TravisCI/BitBucket)
Monitoring tools (Prometheus/InfluxDB/Icinga/Sensu
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$85k - $105k Annual