Linux System Administrator (Dev Ops / Puppet)

Employer
Research Innovations
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Oct 09, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe


Job Description

Job Description

Are you passionate about technology and do you love to learn new things, embrace emerging tech and create innovative solutions? Do you work well with others and do they consider you to be a key contributor to success? Do you find that hard work and laser-like focus on big goals routinely yields success? If these questions resonate with you then you might be just the person we are looking for.

We are looking for a Linux System Administrator (Dev Ops / Puppet) to help administer our development and cloud computing environments. If you are a sharp, experienced engineer/sysadmin with demonstrated foundations in Linux System administration, Puppet, and other run time configuration management capabilities then we want to hear from you. Joining RII not only provides unique challenges and opportunities, it also directly and positively impacts many of our Defense and Homeland Security end users. Responsibilities include:
  • Design, write, install, and maintain high quality Puppet scripts to manage the configuration of a number of development and production environments
  • Maintain the DEV OPS environments based on Atlassian products, Maven, Git to include updates, new installations, and configurations
  • Maintain, troubleshoot, and configure cloud computing and big data environments based on a number of open source and commercial products
  • Support the development environment of cutting edge military and national defense related applications on various DEV OPS and cloud / big data environments

Skills & Requirements

Required:
  • Talent, drive and demonstrated performance are more important than years of experience (positions from Junior to Tech Lead are possible)
  • BS in Computer Science, equivalent degree, or previous work experience
  • 2-4 years' experience with Linux system administration to include Puppet, Cobbler (Foreman), Kick Start, and Scripting in a production environment
  • Strong knowledge of the installation, configuration, and maintenance cloud computing and big data infrastructure to include Hadoop, Accumulo, Kafka, Storm, Search and Index tools like Koverse and GAIA
  • Demonstrated strong understanding of Ruby or Python scripting
  • Experience with Ozone Widget Framework and supporting infrastructure (JBOSS, Apache, node.js)
  • Experience with Bare Metal and virtualization based software installs
  • Experience with maintaining configuration management of Puppet scripts in the supported environments
  • Security Clearance: Eligible to obtain a minimum of a Secret security clearance

Desired:
  • Experience with VMWARE 5.0 and later
  • Experience using KVM and other Linux based virtualization environments
  • Experience with configuration of direct attached and storage area network units
  • Experience with performance tuning cloud and big data environments
  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Experience with Atlassian products
  • Working knowledge of Windows Server

About Research Innovations Incorporated

Research Innovations is a small business that has a big impact on our customers and the markets we serve - and we do some pretty cool stuff along the way. If you are passionate about technology {Cloud Computing, Android, Big Data/Analytics, Rich Web UI, Social Media} and are interested in making an impact in our national defense and security then let's talk.

This position requires ability to obtain a US security clearance. A current active clearance is not required.

Research Innovations, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national, origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Company Description
Research Innovations is a small business that has a big impact on our customers and the markets we serve - and we do some pretty cool stuff along the way. If you are passionate about technology {Android, Big Data/Analytics, Rich Web UI, Social Media} and are interested in making an impact in our national defense and security then let's talk.

http://www.researchinnovations.com/?page_id=112


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