Linux System Administrator

Location: Pittsburgh

Job Type: Full Time / Permanent

We are looking for a Linux System Administrator who will be responsible for designing, implementing, and monitoring our infrastructure; also, to collaborate with other team members to develop automation strategies and deployment processes. You will become an integral part of the team, making every problem of the platform a problem of your own, and solving them accordingly. This role requires extensive familiarity with Linux systems and servers and may involve a high level of risk assessment and user support. Because Linux is an open-source operating system, administrators also frequently communicate and collaborate with other developers to develop and implement system enhancements.

Responsibilities: • Help tune performance and ensure high availability of infrastructure • Design and develop infrastructure monitoring and reporting tools • Develop and maintain configuration management solutions • Develop test automation frameworks in collaboration with rest of the team • Create tools to help teams make the most out of the available infrastructure.

Requirements: • Proven experience as a full stack developer or similar role • Experience with Linux servers in virtualized environments • Familiarity with the fundamentals of Linux scripting languages • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining services such as Bind, Apache, MySQL, nginx, etc. • Strong grasp on configuration management tools, such as Puppet, Ansible, and Chef • Familiarity with load balancing, firewalls, etc. • Proficient with network tools such as iptables, Linux IPVS, HAProxy, etc. • Experience with virtualization technologies, such as Docker, Kubernetes, Swarm • Ability to build and monitor services on production servers • Knowledge of servers and switches {{and other solutions relevant to the infrastructure}} • {{Make sure to mention any frameworks, libraries, or any other technology relevant to your project}} US Security clearance capability is required. US citizenship required. Local candidates only.