Chewy Senior Linux Systems Engineer in Dania Beach, Florida
Chewy is looking for a Senior Linux Systems Engineer to join our infrastructure department. This position can sit out of Dania Beach, FL or Boston, MA. As part of the infrastructure engineering team, the Sr Linux Systems Engineer will design, build, test, deploy, and address interoperability issues for the base Linux operating systems, supporting libraries, components, and application dependencies. Key responsibilities include engineering and deployment of complex operating system, application and hardware solutions. Additionally, the Sr Linux Systems Engineer will work with IT Operations, Development, Service Delivery, and Site Support teams to provide mentoring, documentation, analysis and resolution of escalated incidents.
What you\u0026#39;ll do:
Perform system design, deployment, and administration of Linux systems (primarily CentOS)
Deploy and maintain orchestration and system configuration tools such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Terraform, etc.
Manage changes to systems with strong focus on security impacts
Collaborate with developers to architect and enhance production application deployments
Monitor system performance and manage capacity requirements
Create and maintain virtual machines templates and deployments with the appropriate distribution of Linux (CentOS)
Engineer and deploy access management or ssh key management system (FreeIPA, OpenLDAP ..etc)
Responsible for impact analysis and design modifications to existing systems to support new solutions.
Participate in proof of concepts to assist in defining technology direction and enabling business strategy
Define data retention, backup, and recovery methods and plans
Participate in on-call rotation for level 3 support escalations
Position may require some travel
What you\u0026#39;ll need:
Expert level knowledge of CentOS
5-10 years or more of UNIX/Linux system administration experience
Strong experience with virtualization, monitoring and automation
Understanding of DevOps principles to serve as a bridge between Infrastructure and DevOps teams
Skilled in Linux-related scripting (Bash, Perl, Python, etc.)
Experience with open source server software such as Apache, Tomcat, Memcache, or Kafka
Understanding and experience with compliance controls such as SOX, PCI, etc.
Understanding of the Release and Deployment Management processes
Strong understanding of TCP/IP networking fundamentals
A bachelor’s degree in computer sciences or equivalent
Certification in ITIL
Knowledge of project management methodology
RHCE certification or similar