LINUX Software Engineer

Information Technology
Chicago, Illinois
Job ID:
Anuj Chetri

Ian Martin is hiring Senior Linux Software Engineers to join our team in the Greater Chicago area for a temporary to direct assignment with a global healthcare services and manufacturing provider.

This role will work closely with systems and product management teams to gather software design requirements, design, build, and maintain a LINUX server environment, evaluate current systems and recommend new solutions, and serve as a liaison between the Unix Services and Software Engineering teams.

If you have the following skills, connect with us.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related computer field 
  • 5+ year’s experience developing software for complex systems or computerized products 
  • Experience with Linux servers working in bare metal and virtualized environments 
  • Experience in hardening Linux environments 
  • Expertise in Linux and Python scripting languages 
  • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining webservers, web services and database servers 
  • Strong grasp of configuration management tools, such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef, and/or Salt 
  • Experience in managing infrastructure on-prem, datacenter and on cloud (AWS or Azure) 
  • Familiarity with storage systems 
  • Proficient understanding of the Linux network stack, TCP and UDP, and Multicast 
  • Experience with virtualization technologies, such as KVM, VMWare 
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills 

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