DevOps- Sr. Infrastructure Engineer- Linux

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

Technology is constantly changing and our adversaries are digitally exceeding law enforcement's ability to keep pace. Those charged with protecting the United States are not always able to access the evidence needed to prosecute crime and prevent terrorism. The Government has trusted in Peraton to provide the technical ability, tools, and resources to bring criminals to justice. In response to this challenge, Peraton is seeking an Infrastructure Engineer to provide proven, industry leading capabilities to our customer.

What you'll do

  • Responsible for the day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for operating systems and servers.
  • Perform software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.
  • Schedule installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures. Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels.
  • Ensure workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions of varying complexities.
  • Ensure data/media recoverability by developing and implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations. Plans and implements the modernization of servers.
  • Develop, implement and promote standard operating procedures and schedules.
  • Conduct hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.
  • Improve automation, configuration management and DevOps processes.

You'd be a great fit if

  • You've obtained a BS degree and have ten (10) years of years of systems engineering/administration experience. However, equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • You possess five (5) years of experience with virtualization platforms.
  • You have five (5) years of experience coordinating activities of technology product and service vendors and leading technical infrastructure design activities.
  • You have a current Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility and the ability to obtain a polygraph.

It'd be even better if you

  • Have experience with scripting on Linux platforms.
  • Worked with configuration management tools (Puppet, Chef).
  • Have experience with continuous integration tools (Jenkins, CircleCI).
  • Have knowledge of Container orchestration tools (Kubernetes, Docker Hub).
  • Are comfortable with search indexing engines, like Solr, Elastic Search, or Lucene.
  • Have experience maintaining or developing Extract Transform Load (ETL) processes against unstructured / semi-structured / structured data feeds.
  • Have experience with developing, building, or maintaining solutions using AWS cloud technologies.

What you'll get...

  • An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching
  • Rapid PTO accrual schedule with floating holidays
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Company-paid infertility treatments
  • Cross-training and professional development opportunities
  • The ability to influence major initiatives

*This position requires the candidate to have a current Top Secret security clearance and the ability to obtain a polygraph. Candidate must possess SCI eligibility.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

Associated topics: cloud architect, http, ip, maintenance, principal systems engineer, senior system engineer, server, system architect, system integrator, systems integration architect

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