Systems Engineer (Linux any flavor, they use Suse)
Location: Peachtree City, Georgia
This is currently a team of 2; they are looking to add a 3rd resource due to organic growth and project load. Culture fit is very important for this role (they are easy going and laid back; trust is also huge for this manager. He has to believe that the candidate is being transparent, open and honest.
This is essentially a production support role (not infrastructure/operations but applications); this group provisions Servers and deploys new applications and upgrades.
Client has 4 data centers spread throughout the country, and each one has the capability/redundancy to host everything. They run SUSE Linux, but the flavor isn't important. He just needs somebody who can maneuver though Linux. He is willing to consider somebody without Tomcat experience if they are a "go-getter".
This team is responsible for 24x7x365 support and they rotate support on a weekly basis. There isn't a lot of after-hours work right now. They average about 2 instances per month.
The candidates must have Tomcat experience (configuring Tomcat not just starting and stopping). This person needs to have a go-getter/"I can figure it out" mentality.
Our client, a leading transportation company, is looking to add a highly-motivated individual to join a specialized team to manage and maintain their production applications and infrastructure. In this role, you would roll out new/updated applications and monitoring applications in the production environment. You will also be responsible for implementing new strategies to support monitoring and maintenance of the current production environment.
Be part of production support team/perform live production support
On call support for production applications
Diagnose and resolve production issues
Configure internal and external monitoring applications
Release management on several platforms (test and production)
Troubleshoot issues with builds, profiling, and compiler tools
Deployment of major and minor updates of applications and infrastructure to production systems
Works well independently to help bring solutions to problems
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
2+ years of experience
Linux operating system
Server/application monitoring tools (ManageEngine, Dotcom-Monitor)
Good understanding of databases and SQL
Configuring/tuning Apache HTTPD and Tomcat
Large-scale system deployment support
Experience with any of the following is a plus: SoapUI, Java, JUnit framework, Apache Ant, Maven, Nexus, continuous integration (Jenkins, Hudson, Cruise Control, Cargo)
Employment Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time
Pay: $75,000 to $90,000 USD
Pay Period: Annual
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