Job Description :
Contract to Hire

Linux Engineer or Administrator

Phone – in person interview
Employment Type: Contract To Hire
Burlington, MA

As a Linux Systems Engineer you will build custom environments and deploy products directly to., hosting environments located in AWS. You will support implementation and testing of new services during maintenance activities.

Administration experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a plus.
Solid understanding of current web serving technology, including: Apache HTTPD, Tomcat, Java, Ruby, PHP.
Understanding of relational database systems like MySQL and PostgreSQL.
Understanding of non-relational database systems, specifically Cassandra, is a plus.
Must have strong troubleshooting/debugging skills and a passion for problem solving.
Experience with automated build tools, specifically Jenkins or Bamboo.
Experience administrating, deploying and managing Ubuntu Server.
Proficiency in authoring and managing configuration management scripts using Puppet is a plus.
Experience with Check_MK, Nagios, Munin, or Graphite are all a plus.
High proficiency in bash shell scripting.
Experience programming commandline scripts using Ruby or PHP.
Experience automating repeatable tasks.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Strong documentation skills.
Experience with Atlassian products, like Bamboo, Confluence, and Jira, a plus.
Candidates should be comfortable with Instant Messaging as a primary means of communication.
Working familiarity with MacOS X.
Working knowledge of git is a plus.
Familiarity with Agile Scrum methodologies is a plus.
Bachelor''s degree in Computer Science or equivalent; along with 5 years of relevant Systems Adminstration or Systems Engineering experience.