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Time to get to work! LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Lead Linux Engineer for a direct-hire opportunity with our client in Washington D.C! If you have the experience that we need, submit your resume now! LRS Consulting Services has been delivering IT excellence for over three decades. Our reputation for quality, flexibility, and strong relationships with our clients keeps them turning to us to meet their IT needs. Our contacts combined with your technical expertise equals career possibilities for you. So let’s get to work!The Lead Linux Engineer will:- Provide system administration support for and interact with our large team of software developers.- Lead a team of 2 Linux engineers around scalability and optimization of Linux systems.- Manage system administration and maintenance of web application servers and database servers.- Set up, configure and support Linux/Windows servers and Network Equipment on a TCP/IP network.- Design and build highly optimized Linux systems.- Administer all systems, applications, security updates and carefully document network and server changes.- Configure and troubleshoot Web, SQL and Application servers.- Design, configure and troubleshoot network devices.- Troubleshoot network performance issues; coordinate with manager and team on new tasks or existing issues.- Perform a variety of tasks including documentation and improvement of Standard Operating Procedures.To apply, please submit your resume to hropp@LRS.com. Visit us online at www.LRS.com.LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.
- Bachelor’s degree in a computer related field: i.e. Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Information Technology or Software Engineering- 8+ years experience in the IT Industry - 5+ years experience with Linux Server Administration, including: installation, troubleshooting, monitoring, performance tuning and configuration in a production environment- 5+ years experience configuring, tuning and maintaining web servers such as: IIS, Apache and Tomcat - 5+ years experience managing network resources in a web hosting environment - 3+ years expereince writing python scripts to interface with AWS API- 3+ years experience tuning MYSQL for heavy usage- 3+ years experience writing chef cookbooks or puppet manifests- 3+ years experience working with OpenLDAP or OpenDJ- 1+ years experience as a team lead or mentoring team members- Candidate must be able to effectively communicate in English (written & verbal)- Candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the USA for any employer- Corp to corp candidates will not be considered
- Working knowledge of OpenAM, an open-sourced single sign-on system- Working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server (2005 and above) or MySQL server, including installation, administration, configuration, troubleshooting, backups and restoration- Working knowledge of modern networks: TCP/IP, Firewalls, Load Balancers, Ethernet Switching, IDS/IPS security devices, Device monitoring (TCP port, SNMP, WMI and application monitoring tools), and Security monitoring (familiar with common techniques)- Amazon Web Services administration and automation- SSL configuration and use expertise- Scripting languages such as PERL and bash
This position is: Direct Placement
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