SR Linux Infrastructure Support Engineer

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ139321

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Job DescriptionThe successful candidate will be assisting in the support of multi-site infrastructure environment across multiple high performance computing sites.


  • Supporting existing applications currently used to support the infrastructure, including DNS, LDAP, Nagios, Puppet, Apache, Syslog-g, and related networking protocols and software
  • Will work with the security team and the infrastructure architect to provide reporting, service monitoring, and component changes
  • Provide technical support, including documentation, in the management of infrastructure-related software, hardware, configurations, and architectures.
  • Troubleshoot moderately complex infrastructure-related hardware and software issues
  • Perform software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages on physical servers and virtual machines
  • Monitor and tune systems to achieve optimum performance levels
  • Conduct hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines
  • Ensure that performance and security of computers meet the needs of network users
  • May evaluate existing systems and assist with planning long-term strategies
  • May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals
  • May serve as a project or task lead
Desired Skill SetExperienced in:
  • Database administration and troubleshooting
  • Web server administration
  • Application administration
  • Complex Ansible playbooks
  • Writing and maintaining administration-level scripts in Python
  • the use of GitLab CI/CD
  • the use and creation of containers (i.e. repositories, Podman, Docker)
  • Kubernetes (container orchestration - practical experience on multi-system scale)
  • LDAP (monitoring, maintenance, administration, management)
  • Cloud-related environments (AWS/Azure/Google)
  • Ability to work within a small team environment

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BA/BS or equivalent, 5+ years of experience

    The likely salary range for this position is $80,226 - $133,973, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

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