Kforce Linux Systems Engineer DevOps/Docker/Cloud in New York, New York

Kforce has a client seeking a Linux Systems Engineer with an interest in DevOps Engineering for their New York, New York (NY) location.Summary:This candidate should have a passion for problem solving, automation and optimization. This position will include supporting new development and troubleshooting production systems. These high profile robust web applications are viewed by a large volume of unique visitors daily. The technology stack that this resource will be working with includes: Puppet or Ansible for configuration management, VMware, AWS, Ruby on Rails, MySQL, MongoDB, Nagios, and CentOS.Duties:

  • Maintain and improve virtualized production environment

  • Support new web application launches

  • Cashing, load balancing, configuration management

  • Creating excellent bash scripts

  • Striving to optimize systems

  • Building and utilizing open source monitoring solutions

  • Research, experiment, and recommend new tools and technology

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 2 years of Linux or UNIX systems administrator and/or systems engineering

  • Strong scripting ability: Ruby, Python, Perl, Bash

  • VMware

  • Cloud/AWS experience

  • Chef, Puppet, or other configuration management tool

  • Performance tuning

  • MySQL

This firm is offering a competitive package including bonus work flexibility, casual culture, a very talented team that came from various industries and is extremely talented.Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:YearsMinimum Compensation:130000.00Maximum Compensation:180000.00