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UNIX DevOps Platform Tech Lead

Posted on Aug 22, 2019 by Request Technology

Virginia, VA
Immediate Start
$160k - $170k Annual

A prestigious company is on the search for a Unix DevOps Platform Tech Lead. This role is revolved around Linux system administration and automation solutions. The keys are Redhat automation, configuration management with Ansible and to be able to develop fully automated systems. They need to have programming skills with Python and Bash.


  • Create and maintain automation for the run-time environment for NDM solutions
  • Automate provisioning of computing, network and storage resources in the environment
  • Create and maintain the software deployment automation solution
  • Implement inventory management for the NDM environment
  • Define, implement and facilitate interface solutions with enterprise service management systems
  • Collaborate with I&CM software developers to ensure maximize developer productivity via NDM
  • Provide leadership and subject matter expertise in deployment and operations for developer community


  • Bachelor's degree in relevant field or equivalent experience
  • 8- 10 years related professional experience
  • 5yrs+ experience of Unix Administration
  • 5yrs+ experience developing solutions and managing environments that automate software deployment and configuration
  • 5yrs+ experience in infrastructure engineering for both non-production and production environments
  • Expert in Operating System Platform Configuration:
    • Linux platforms (Red Hat)
    • Automated configuration management (Ansible)
    • Failover techniques and load balancing
    • Business continuity - wide area resiliency
    • Knowledge of Application Software deployment and orchestration techniques (yum)

Key to Success in the Role

  • Unix administrator with software developer's acumen
  • Facilitate complete solutions meeting software developer, infrastructure and DevOps teams' needs
  • Develop fully automatic and lights-out implementations

Preferred Skills

  • Advanced degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Knowledge of MSSQL database (stand-alone, HA)
  • Experience in high availability trading platforms
  • Knowledgeable of information security concepts and principles
  • Knowledge of software containerization (Docker)
  • Knowledge of Shared filesystem management (AFS, NFS)
  • Knowledge of Windows platform configuration

Reference: 748021084

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