Linux System Engineer

Chicago, IL


Full Time

$90k - $100k

Job Description We are partnered with a leading video game development studio. They are looking for a Linux Systems Engineer to join their Game Technology Services team to support their datacenters, cloud environments, and work on groundbreaking projects.

As a Linux System Engineer on the team and for this project they're looking for someone to help build a Mortal Kombat entry. The team currently has two people, so this engineer would be the third. They're looking for people that can learn and adapt quickly as the tech is constantly changing and evolving. They will also be working closely with the dev team on this project. Ideally they are looking for Linux System Engineers that have 3-5 years of experience, cloud environment experience- AWS (a plus), Azure or GCP, automation experience with Python, Bash, or PowerShell, Github, and an understanding of containerization using Kubernetes. Previous game dev support is a plus and Windows OS/Mixed environment is a plus. 

This is a full-time position onsite in Chicago, IL. Required Skills & Experience
  • 3+ years of server and system administration experience with Linux and or Windows.
  • Cloud environment experience - AWS+, or Azure or GCP
  • Automation experience- Python, Bash, PowerShell
  • GitHub
  • Understanding containers - Kubernetes
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Previous game development is a plus
  • Windows OS/Mixed environment is a plus
The Offer
  • Salary $90-100K + benefits
You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k)

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.

Posted by: Jillian Freesman

Specialization: Linux / Unix