Senior Linux Engineer/RHEL/Python/onsite

Cherry Hill, New Jersey


Full Time

$180k - $190k

As a Senior Linux Engineer, you will be a key technical expert responsible for designing, implementing, and managing Linux-based systems and infrastructure. Your in-depth knowledge of Linux operating systems, networking, and security will be crucial in ensuring the stability, performance, and security of this clients' critical systems. You will play a pivotal role in resolving complex technical challenges and providing guidance to junior team members, contributing to the continuous improvement of the solutions and services.
This is a full time – perm role, onsite in South Jersey.
  • Architect, implement, and maintain Linux-based systems and infrastructure to meet client requirements and industry best practices.
  • Optimize Linux server performance, ensuring high availability, scalability, and reliability.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex issues related to Linux operating systems, network configurations, and application compatibility.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including DevOps and Software Engineering, to support application deployments and integrations on Linux platforms.
  • Design and implement security measures to safeguard Linux environments from potential threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Conduct regular system audits, performance monitoring, and capacity planning to proactively identify and address potential issues.
  • Automate routine tasks using scripting languages (e.g., Bash, Python) to improve operational efficiency.
  • Mentor and provide technical guidance to junior Linux engineers, fostering a culture of knowledge-sharing and professional development.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in Linux technologies and industry trends, recommending and implementing relevant updates and improvements.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field (or equivalent work experience).
  • Proven experience as a Linux Engineer or a related role with a focus on Linux system administration and engineering.
  • Extensive knowledge of Linux distributions, including CentOS, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), Ubuntu, or Debian.
  • Solid understanding of Linux server virtualization and containerization technologies, such as VMware, KVM, and Docker.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages (e.g., Bash, Python) for automation and system monitoring.
  • Strong expertise in Linux networking, TCP/IP protocols, and firewall configurations.
  • Experience with configuration management tools like Ansible, Puppet, or Chef is highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) and cloud-based Linux deployments.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to analyze complex technical issues effectively.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to interact with clients and team members.
  • Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses.
  • Comprehensive health and wellness benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and training to stay ahead in the ever-evolving technology landscape.
  • Work with a collaborative and diverse team of technology enthusiasts.
  • Exciting projects and challenging assignments across various industries.
  • Flexible work arrangements, including remote work options.

Posted by: Shawna Dunleavy

Specialization: Linux / Unix