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Lead Engineer
Date Posted:  12/8/2021
Job ID:  Job #4637
Employment Type: Right-To-Hire
Location: Los Angeles California
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We are hiring for a Lead Engineer for an American global entertainment company  This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the fastest growing and technically advanced Medical companies in the industry! 
STAND 8 provides end to end IT solutions to enterprise partners across the United States and with offices in Mountain View, LA, Atlanta, New York and more.

SKILLSET NEEDED
  • Linux- Oracle Linux / RHEL / CentOS / 6,7,8
  • Scripting: Bash, Python, ruby
  • DNS
  • Networking: OSI layers, TCP/IP
  • Configuration Management: Ansible, Chef
  • CI/CD: GitLab, Jenkins

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING
  • Provide expertise for Linux OS platform, including OS lifecycle management, configuration management, system hardening, patching strategy, inventory management, system configuration
  • Proactively identify and address stability, capacity, and performance concerns
  • Implement provisioning and deployment automation / IaC solutions
  • Identify & implement solutions to other needs for process automation
  • Checking in code for infrastructure build, automation, & tests to version control repository (GitLab)
  • Support PCI / security compliance requirements (upgrades, defect management, etc)
  • Regularly work with Jira, GitLab, Prometheus, Grafana, Splunk
  • Liaise with other teams (Networking, Data Center Ops, Security, Software Development, etc) as required
  • Respond to, recover from, and prevent future occurrences of failures & outages
  • Participate in on-call and potentially some after-hours support as required
  • Various other products in our tool set you will need to use regularly: git, GitLab, Ansible, Chef, Prometheus, Grafana, Jira, Confluence, Splunk, Kibana
  • Provide guidance to junior level engineers while also evangelizing the technology set and implementation choices to the rest of the organization
  • Working closely with direct line manager during discovery phase of projects and strategies lending expertise in the domain
TECHNICAL SKILLS
  • 8+ years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Technology or Related Field
  • Good knowledge of Linux and TCP/IP networking fundamentals
  • Ability to Automate Infrastructure operations through scripting and configuration management systems (Python, Terraform, GoLang preferred)
  • Experience with troubleshooting server side applications in Linux
  • Experience managing large-scale Linux infrastructure across public cloud and private data centers
  • Experience with software development life cycle (SDLC) and agile/iterative methodologies
  • Experience with IT compliance and risk management requirements (eg. security, PCI compliance, privacy etc.)
  • Experience with configuration and maintenance of common applications such as Apache, mod-perl, Nginx, MySQL, Memcached, DHCP, NFS, SSH, NTP
  • Experience with coding in at least one of programming languages - Python, Perl, GoLang, Java
  • Experience with Linux virtualization and containerization technologies such as Xen, KVM, Docker, LXC
  • Experience with common Linux software packaging and distribution such as GNU Autotools, RPM, YUM, CPAN, NPM
  • Experience creating extremely consumable, yet complete, technical assets such as documentation and architecture diagram describing existing systems as well as new solutions