Linux System Administrator I

  • Remote OK
  • Jan 15, 2020
Remote Remote Job

Job Description

What you get to do:



  • On-going Sysadmin work on bare metal and AWS instances.
  • Proactive system/network monitoring.
  • Proactive system capacity planning.
  • Deployment and task automation utilizing salt or other methods.
  • Issue/ Incident response.
  • Peer-level technical support
  • Work with the compliance team to implement controls and other security needs.
  • Continuous improvement of the system as a whole.

What you bring to the team: 



  • As a result of a government contract in which this position will be involved, this role requires U.S. citizenship.
  • Bachelor's degree in CS, IS, IT or equivalent required
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills with the ability to keep key stakeholders informed in a timely manner
  • 2+ years of Linux administration and engineering experience.
  • 1+ years Python development experience or an equal level of proficiency in another language. For candidates that have experience with languages other than Python.
  • Experience leading, or participating in, the implementation of at least one configuration management system
  • Experience deploying a host virtualization platform and containers.
  • Experience with fully implemented automation workflows.
  • Web Server experience (SAAS experience a huge plus)
  • Motivated self-starter with ability to self-manage and work well independently, as well as in a team within a dynamic environment.
  • Strong application, operating system, kernel, and hardware debugging skills.

Why work for us:



  • Competitive salary and an unlimited PTO policy.
  • 401k match which is fully vested after 3 years of service
  • A dynamic and fun work environment with passionate, top-notch colleagues
  • An opportunity to join a company at an inflection point in its growth pathway
  • Leadership that is invested in hearing your ideas and in your professional growth