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Linux/Unix Infrastructure Automation Engineer - ACRO - NESG in Eagan, MN at Acro Service Corporation

Date Posted: 11/29/2018

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Linux/Unix Infrastructure Automation Engineer - ACRO - NESG, Eagan, MN

The candidate will provide Unix/Linux architecture, design, and implementation support.

The candidate will provide expert level infrastructure management and automation support.

Perform as primary Linux/Unix Systems Administrator in a large enterprise environment.

Perform Patch management tasks to include: maintaining current knowledge of available patches, deciding what patches are appropriate for systems, ensuring that patches are installed properly, testing systems after installation, and documenting all associated procedures

Communicate effectively at all levels of the organization, with internal or external customers, in written and oral format.

Maintain smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network, software, and system engineers, PC desktop technicians, project managers, end users, and customer and IT management.

Recommend and implement system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of the system including installing, upgrading/patching, monitoring, problem resolution, and configuration management.

Test new releases of products to ensure compatibility and minimize user impact.

Develop, document, and automate technical processes and procedures as needed.

Adhere to strict Information Systems security guidelines in all cases.

Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience.

3+ years of hands-on infrastructure automation experience in a Linux/Unix environment.

Hands on experience working with Ansible (Ansible Modules, Ansible Playbooks, APIs).

Experience with one or more open source tools compatible with Linux/Unix patch automation.

Hands on experience with change automation and orchestration.

Proficient in scripting languages (e.g. Python, Bash, Ruby, Perl, etc.)

Hand on experience with troubleshooting and diagnoses of hardware and software problems.

Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining computer hardware and software in a large-scale enterprise environment.

Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills.

Must have resided in the US for the last 5 years

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

Experience working in an Agile and DevOps environment.

Hands on experience with Puppet, Chef, and/or Salt Stack

Proven knowledge of Docker or Jenkins

Strong in the use of continuous integration and delivery processes and tools

Local to the Eagan, MN area, no relocation assistance provides.



The Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and offers any job opportunity to any qualified candidate without regard to age, race, gender, national origin, physical appearance, sexual orientation, etc.