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Sr. Linux Engineer (Richardson, TX)

Company: Paladin Consulting, Inc
Location: Richardson
Posted on: November 19, 2022

Job Description:

Paladin Consulting is currently hiring a - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -Sr. Linux Engineer -to join our team working onsite at our client's office located in Richardson, TX. -We work with companies that offer environments for our employees to contribute, learn, and advance their career. We treat you like you are part of the family.Job Title: -Sr. Linux EngineerWork Location: -Richardson, TXDuration: 5 month contract with option to extend or hire -Education/Experience Required: -6+ years' experience in a level 2/3 enterprise server systems support role and/or Linux based administrator position.Job Description & Responsibilities:

  • Design, implement, and evaluate current and future infrastructure initiatives for the highest level of efficiency and performance.
  • Perform Linux OS installations, patching and upgrades.
  • Maintain operating systems and associated infrastructure software.
  • Design and document SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) for system administration activities.
  • Install and maintain Server OS, configuration, and patching levels using tools automated installation like Red Hat Satellite.
  • Configuration management and automation (e.g. Ansible, Python).
  • Perform problem diagnosis, troubleshooting and resolution.
  • Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
  • Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work, general instructions on new assignments.
  • Preferred experience with DevOps and SRE methodologies.
  • Analyze, acquires, installs, modifies and supports Linux operating systems, utilities and Internet/intranet-related tools
  • Work closely with various IT groups including but not limited to project management, database administration, network and security teams, application team and assist in overall architectural design, implementation and troubleshooting.Skills & Qualifications:
    • 6+ years' experience in a level 2/3 enterprise server systems support role and/or Linux based administrator position.
    • Expert level working with Linux Server in a virtualized environment
    • Expert level in integrating various Linux distributions (particularly Red Hat Enterprise and Ubuntu) in heterogeneous environments.
    • Expert level applying Red Hat Satellite to management of all manner of Linux distributions.
    • Experience with High Availability and Disaster Recovery environments.
    • Experience with virtual container applications (Docker).
    • Experience with deployment automation tools (Ansible).
    • Experience with virtualized environments (VMWare).
    • Experience with storage technologies (RAID, CIFS/SMB, NFS, NAS and SAN).
    • Experience with change and incident management processes
    • Self-motivated to seek out and resolve a wide range of issues in creative ways
    • Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions
    • Networks with other senior personnel in own area of expertise
    • Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work, general instructions on new assignments
    • On-call after hours support will be required as part of a team rotation
    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, MIS, or a related field required
    • Experience with compliance frameworks such as NIST, HIPPA, ISO, etc. are a plus.
    • RHCSA and/or RHCSE are preferredFor more information or to view other opportunities, visit us at

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