Longterm Contract Unix/Linux Cloud Engineer in NYC - job id 30415

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Longterm Contract Unix/Linux Cloud Engineer in NYC


Downtown, NYC - Financial District

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Anindita Chattopadhyay


(732) 791-4718


(732) 791-4718


A Contract position at a preeminent global financial services firm.

Pay Options: IC/C2C/w2 - Corp to Corp / Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact Ani. call (212) 616-4800 ext.550 or email ani@sans.com with the Job Code AC30415 or Click the Apply Now button

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.

Skills required for the position: UNIX, LINUX, AWS, AZURE, CLOUD, SHELL SCRIPTING, PERL, PYTHON.

Detailed Info: The grid engineering team is responsible for managing the infrastructure of thousands of servers which are used to run risk calculations. We want to augment the team and need engineers with experience in this area. We are also looking to migrate the Grid to the Public cloud and any experience related to the major cloud providers ( Amazon/Google/Azure ) will be a plus

The work will involve optimizing the infrastructure from an operating system and networking perspective. It will involve working closely with the application developers and support teams. The engineer will also serve as an escalation point for performance related issues. The candidate will be involved with engineering infrastructure to migrate to the Public Cloud

Development/Computing Environment: Redhat Enterprise Linux engineer level knowledge

Linux kernel's Ethernet/TCP tunables especially around TCP congestion handling

Strong scripting skills in Shell, Perl, Python

Experience with HPC

Linux/Unix System Administration

Preferred:Infrastructure deployment experience in the Public cloud

Knowledge of security controls for the Public cloud ( encryption of data in motion/rest and key management )

Experience with distributed, parallel file systems and related tools (GPFS, CFS etc.)?Cisco IOS and NX-OS knowledge

Monitoring/Visualizing products like Zabbix, Splunk, Extrahop, Sevone or similar, the RRD file format?Central config management system for Linux experience (Puppet, Chef, etc.)?Knowledge of Linux containers.

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 30415