Job Description :
Job ID: ITP20190403-01

Priority: 1

Job Title: Systems Engineer, Senior

# of Positions: 1

Location: Wayne, PA

Duration: 6 months

Max Bill-rate to ITP: TBC

Anticipated start date: Immediately

Senior Systems Engineer, a passionate power contributor who blends deep Linux expertise with proven complex scripting experience to ensure world class engineering support for a SaaS, Private and Public Cloud environment. This includes expertise supporting servers, virtualization, disaster recovery, and mastery of application frameworks.


You, as the Senior Systems Engineer, are fully capable of delivering to the company technology strategy while meeting the ever-changing technology and service needs of the company. You will provide senior support for all operational team(s) and work efforts of business groups to enforce a culture of excellence based on leading by example, driving continuous improvement, performing root cause analysis for problem elimination, and doing all work right the first time. You will have a relentless focus on customer service, innovation, transparency and creating an extraordinary end user experience while remaining consultative and relationship-oriented with all departments in the organization.

You?re Good At

Designing, building, maintaining, troubleshooting and scaling RHEL systems, and public and private cloud infrastructure components and related applications

Participating in an efficient and cost-effective Infrastructure department with a focus on a stable and advanced environment, coupled with a strong understanding of business requirements to define and influence the Information Technology road-map

Determining technology development strategies for the company and for individual projects; working with top-level management and technology leaders to prioritize and execute these projects

Working closely with both insourced and outsourced teams in comprehensive management of IT Operations to ensure strategic initiatives are being met

Evaluating, designing and implementing identity and access management, security, and single sign-on (SSO) solutions and defining roadmaps towards an improved customer experience

Evaluating, designing and deploying integration architecture for infrastructure systems and related applications

Developing and maintaining effective real-time monitoring systems to ensure proactive responses to server and cloud compute events and maintain uptime standards according to published SLA?s

Ensuring new or enhanced processes are integrated with SOP?s while meeting business requirements and system goals

Effectively collaborating with the development, technical support, change management, product and sales teams to accomplish cross-departmental projects and initiatives.

Prioritizing in fast-paced, high-pressure environments

You Have

Bachelor?s degree in Computer Science or equivalent years of experience required

8+ years of previous RHEL Linux systems design, engineering and administration experience with demonstrated advancement to guide technology decisions

Strong skills in RHEL Linux server, architecture, design and implementation skills in a large-scale SaaS, Public/Private Cloud Environment is required

Enterprise security tools, log management, job scheduling and monitoring solutions

Demonstrated expertise in complex scripting (Bash, Perl, Python

Experience with Virtualization Technologies, Cloud Computing Technologies, IT Security and Compliance

Experience with Configuration Management automation tools (Xebialabs, Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Salt

Experience with monitoring and dashboard tools (Splunk, Dynatrace, SolarWinds

Experience deploying/installing layered products with strong understanding of SOA architectures, Microservices, Containers, and Docker

Experience with various web-based application, web servers, and application integration tools

Experience with Single Sign-On (SSO) technologies required (SAML, Siteminder

Experience with file transfer tools required (MFT

Performance, scalability, security and capacity planning skills required.

Experience with Service Vendor Management and Partnerships

Proven project management skills with the ability to track multiple deliverables.

Strong conceptual, analytical, judgment and communication abilities

Ability to quickly adapt to a constantly changing environment

Experience with Service Management, ITIL training and/or certifications preferred.

Cisco, Security, ISO, HITRUST, NIST training or certifications are highly preferred, but can be substituted by degree of experience

Flexibility to be available during non-business hours for projects, maintenance and non-planned emergency events

RHEL, SaaS, Bash, Perl, Python, Cloud Computing, IT Security, Xebialabs, Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Salt, Splunk, Dynatrace, SolarWinds, Docker, SAML, Siteminder, MFT, Performance, scalability, security, ITIL