Linux Engineer - job id 32244

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Linux Engineer


Downtown, NYC - Financial District

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Maxim Nikouline


(646) 876-9538


(212) 616-4800 ext-190

A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact Maxim call (646)876-9538 /or email with the Job Code MN32244 or Click the Apply Now button ().

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.

Skills required for the position: LINUX, PERL, Networking.

Optional (not required):PYTHON

Detailed Info:

The Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Platform Engineering team is looking for an experienced Infrastructure Engineer to help build, maintain and improve its internal private cloud infrastructure. A successful candidate will have experience in Systems Administration and have moved onto DevOps/Automation in their career. The IaaS Platform Engineering team is responsible for designing and implementing the Linux and Virtualization infrastructure for Morgan Stanley's distributed systems. The group is involved in evaluation, certification, integration, and maintenance of numerous products, including hardware, hypervisor platform, the Linux OS platform, system configuration, system services (DNS, DHCP, NTP, etc.), the Docker run time, high availability products and virtualization management technologies.

Development/Computing Environment: Linux and networking fundamentals.

Good knowledge of at least one configuration management system, for example salt stack, puppet, chef, ansible or any similar system.

Ability to write robust, maintainable, scripts in Python, Perl or Ruby.

Experience of managing, deploying to, and debugging, large scale production environments.

Effective troubleshooting skills across all components of the plant (HW, OS, network, storage).

Skills Desired

Ability to write object-oriented code in Python.

Enthusiasm for to modern development tools and practices including test-driven development, git, jenkins, agile, Docker and continuous integration.

Experience with Docker and Kubernetes in an Enterprise environment.

Contributor to open source projects would be an ideal fit..

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 32244