Linux Redhat Engineer

Location: Lansing, MI
Job Type: Contract
Salary: $130,000.00 - $140,000.00
Hourly: $90.00 - $110.00
Degree: Equivalent Experience;
Date: 2/20/2018
Job ID: 02481908
Job Description

Job Description

(update - Contract to Hire Only. 6-12 months preferred.  That being said, only those qualified to work for any employer without sponsorship can be considered).


The Linux Engineer III will be a technical point of contact for development teams helping to plan, debug, and implement a modern, highly available containerized IT infrastructure. The Engineer will be responsible for containerizing existing applications and providing a roadmap for development teams to integrate CI/CD tooling into their existing workflows. You will be a leader in helping development and operations teams learn and adopt DevOps culture in order to better standardize and automate infrastructure provisioning and application deployments.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • RHCSE or equivalent experience preferred. (Advanced Linux Systems Administration experience)
  • In depth knowledge of configuration management tools 
  • Experience with testing frameworks
  • Understanding of CI/CD methodology and workflows.
  • Proven experience with automation toolsets such as Jenkins 
  • Scripting experience
  • Knowledge of automated Java build systems (Ant,Maven)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; self managed
  • Experience with Source Control Systems (CVS, SVN, GIT)
  • Willingness and ability for level 1-3 support, some degree of basic day to day tasks included
  • Java environment experience (as opposed to other language platforms, not coding)

Proof of Employment Authorization visa status will be required.