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Linux Automation Engineer (SR638) (Job Number:429368)


Job Description:

SAIC has an opening for an experienced Linux Systems Engineer that has direct experience with cloud computing and automation technologies and methodologies. The responsibilities include designing, building, integrating and all other activities in a highly classified and very large Linux environment. The primary duties include designing and developing scripts to automate and integrate Cloud provisioning of Linux services in all aspects including Directory Services, Kerberos/LDAP, virtual networking and storage. The scripts will require knowledge/experience of all the different aspects both hardware and software of the Linux environment. The role will also be expected to resolve new problems as the technology and scripts are deployed that will require creative solutions. The position is on a large team and will act as the SME for Linux with a focus on the scripting and automation for that part of the technology.

Required Skills:

Requires Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems, or IT relevant discipline, or equivalent experience (4 years)

Minimum of 5 years' experience supporting Linux Servers in an server administrator role including patching, installing, troubleshooting backing up and all other aspects

Must have at least 2 years of scripting experience developing scripts focused on systems and services in a large organization

Applicant must have strong customer service skills, communications skills, documentation skills

Outstanding written and verbal communication skills including strong interpersonal skills

Automation experience with bash, Python or similar tools

Clearance Requirement:

Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q clearance. Can start without a clearance but must be able to start the clearance process up upon acceptance.

Desired Skills:

Experience with cloud and/or virtualization technologies such as VMWare ESX

Experience with Puppet, Ansible, or other automation technologies

Amazon AWS, Docker, or Azure familiarity

Apache/Tomcat Web Server administration

Active L or Q clearance preferred



SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jul 25, 2017, 4:34:11 PM
Primary Location: United States-NM-ALBUQUERQUE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: DOE Q
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

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