Sr. DevOps/Systems Engineer in Atlanta, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 3/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced operations LAMP & VM DevOps/systems engineer who will play a role in the design, implementation, operations and maintenance of systems and storage infrastructure. These primarily Linux-based environments support both internal stakeholders as well as its customers.


  • Provide day-to-day support of multiple environments such as: production, staging, and development.
  • Provide 24x7x365 support for production systems and storage infrastructures and perform troubleshooting to resolve problems.
  • Install, configure and maintain Linux, and VMware servers.
  • Test and deploy new LAMP & VM releases and patches.
  • Test and deploy new application releases and patches.
  • Set up, tune, deploy and manage the environments and servers and storage for production, staging and development (Apache, JBoss, Linux, Tomcat, MySQL, Web services), including but not limited to FC, ISCSI, NFS, NAS and SAN.
  • Work closely with our managed services provider to troubleshoot systems and storage issues to ensure systems availability, performance, and other service level agreements are met.
  • Work closely with our data center provider on data center infrastructure changes and documentation.
  • Work closely with other departments to resolve systems, application and customer issues.
  • Document and update procedures and processes as necessary.
  • Be flexible to perform additional duties as required.
  • On Call
  • Other duties as required


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science.
  • Minimum of 5+ years of recent experience with Linux, VMware, Apache, Tomcat, JBoss, Splunk, OSSEC, LDAP, and Oracle.
  • Experience supporting a 24x7 mission critical, high volume SaaS.
  • Proficiency with system resource management (optimizing memory, storage, I/O on shared virtual machines, etc.)
  • 10+ years experience with Apache, Tomcat, and JBoss (including compiling and installing, configuring, and troubleshooting using a variety of server modules).
  • Experience with VMware (or other virtualization technologies).
  • Experience working with High Availability systems as well as with SAN and NAS.
  • Experience with popular computer system and network monitoring application software tools such as Sensu, Splunk, ELK, Nagios, etc.
  • Experience with installing, configuring, and troubleshooting LAMP. Knowledge of software development, QA, and release processes.
  • CentOS and Debian Administration skills are bonus.
  • IBM ConnectDirect software is a big bonus.
  • Experience with “Big Data”: Hadoop, HBase, Cassandra, Solr.
  • Experience with AWS RDS.
  • Experience with Kafka and RabbitMQ.
  • Experience with Redis.
  • Experience Vault and Consul on premise and in AWS.
  • Experience with Cloud based systems, AWS.
  • Amazon EC2 and S3 experience.
  • Familiar with working in a PCI, SOC/SOX-compliant environment and how to design/ follow procedures as well as write documentation to maintain compliance.
  • Knowledge of security fundamentals and best practices, and understanding of their impact on system and network reliability.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • Experience prioritizing daily tasks and longer-term projects, while defining process improvements.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills (both written and oral, for both technical and non-technical people).
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills with an obsessive attention to detail. Superb self-management skills.
  • Good attitude, motivated to learn and can pick things up quickly on their own.