Job Description :
Position: Systems Engineer for Morgan Stanley

Location: Boston, MA (3 days/week) - Must be local to Boston, MA
Duration: 12+ Months

Position Description:

Our client is seeking a Systems Engineer to join the Systems and Storage team. This team is responsible for enterprise storage, virtualization, OS, backup/recovery, and server hardware. The Systems Engineer is responsible for administration and operational duties for a diverse set of technologies with a focus on Linux and Storage. The position requires excellent troubleshooting skills and the ability to work independently to meet team goals and objectives.

The hiring of this Systems Engineer will provide skill set to focus on the migration of workloads from our on-premise data centers into VMware Cloud on AWS. This project is expected to take at least 12 months to complete. During this time, the systems and storage team will need to support applications on-premise and in the public cloud. An additional contractor on the team will help bridge the knowledge gaps that currently exist and allow us to support business critical applications regardless of where the applications run.

Responsibilities:

- Participate in all aspects of server lifecycle management for Linux servers on-premises and in the public cloud to include: deployment, maintenance, security, decommission as needed
- Lead security focused efforts of hardening the Linux environment through iptables, MFA, SSH, and bastion servers
- Identify areas where automation for operational improvement of day-to-day manual tasks can be deployed across various Systems & Storage technologies
- Respond to and resolve alerts associated with Linux, storage, and VMware events
- Maintain current and accurate operational documentation for team technologies
- Leverage enterprise tools to monitor, analyze, troubleshoot systems and make informed decisions for workload optimization
- Collaborate with other infrastructure teams in the troubleshooting and resolution of escalated system and application related issues

Required Skills:

- Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience.
- 7+ years of proven experience in managing Red Hat Enterprise Linux and VMware
- Proven skills using Bash, Python, PowerShell or Ansible
- Familiarity with the following technologies a plus: NetApp file & block, Rubrik data management
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Experience supporting Linux systems running Oracle


Required Skills : - Bachelor s Degree or equivalent experience. - 7+ years of proven experience in managing Red Hat Enterprise Linux and VMware - Proven skills using Bash, Python, PowerShell or Ansible - Familiarity with the following technologies a plus: NetApp file & block, Rubrik data management - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Experience supporting Linux systems running Oracle
Basic Qualification : - Participate in all aspects of server lifecycle management for Linux servers on-premises and in the public cloud to include: deployment, maintenance, security, decommission as needed - Lead security focused efforts of hardening the Linux environment through iptables, MFA, SSH, and bastion servers - Identify areas where automation for operational improvement of day-to-day manual tasks can be deployed across various Systems & Storage technologies
Additional Skills : - Participate in all aspects of server lifecycle management for Linux servers on-premises and in the public cloud to include: deployment, maintenance, security, decommission as needed - Lead security focused efforts of hardening the Linux environment through iptables, MFA, SSH, and bastion servers - Identify areas where automation for operational improvement of day-to-day manual tasks can be deployed across various Systems & Storage technologiesLong-term contract with hybrid-remote opportunity local to Boston, MA.
Background Check :Yes
Drug Screen :Yes
Notes :Will review any resumes of candidates who meet or exceed the requirements who are LOCAL to Boston, MA.
Selling points for candidate :Long-term contract with hybrid-remote opportunity local to Boston, MA.
Project Verification Info :
Candidate must be your W2 Employee :No
Exclusive to Apex :No
Face to face interview required :Yes
Candidate must be local :Yes
Candidate must be authorized to work without sponsorship ::No
Interview times set :Yes
Type of project :Development/Engineering
Master Job Title :Eng: Automation Engineer
Branch Code :Boston
             

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