Softworld Sr. Linux Systems Engineer in Burlington, Massachusetts

Sr. Linux Systems Engineer

Burlington, MA

Posted: 01/02/2019

2019-01-02 2019-02-16

Employment Type: Perm

Industry: IT

Job Number: 228182

Job Description

Sr. Linux Engineer

Softworld, Inc. client is looking for a Sr. Linux Systems Engineer who will be responsible for system admin., maintenance & sustaining of a cloud-based (Public, Private) environment.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Monitor existing application and infrastructure while working to improve existing monitoring.

  • Leading efforts to standardize across process and technologies.

  • Work alongside CloudOps engineers to achieve project milestones.

  • Communicate effectively with project stakeholders and management.

  • Develop and support processes to maintain uptime, SLAs and availability of critical platform components.

  • Share the responsibility of supporting the environment and product during off-hours.


  • Ideally having exp. with Enterprise level engineering (100+ servers)

  • Red Hat Linux v.6 & 7

  • Shell Scripting (Bash, shell, Python)

  • VMWare administration

  • Exposure to Config./Automation tools like Puppet or Chef