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Associate System Engineer 594189

IT & IS | Pleasanton, CA | Full Time, Contract, and Temporary

Job Description

Associate System Engineer 

The ideal candidate will have a solid ‘hands-on’ background in managing Linux systems with experience in tools to automate systems deployment and management tasks.


  • Work as a member of a global team managing large 24 x 7 cloud platforms.
  • Maintenance and troubleshooting of Linux/Unix servers
  • Building tools to automate server provisioning, management and scaling
  • Work closely with development teams, architects and application teams to deliver multiple projects


  • At least 8+ years of experience*
  • Technical degree or work experience equivalent
  • Practical experience (education, lab, small business), building and managing large scale Linux/Unix-based systems
  • Strong knowledge of all layers of the TCP/IP stack and common Internet services/protocols such as SMTP, DNS, LDAP, NTP, HTTP.
  • Proficiency in at least one of the following: shell scripting, Perl, Java, Python or Ruby highly desirable
  • Experience in automating large-scale deployments with modern software configuration management tools (Chef) is desirable.
  • Ability to perform routine, repetitive tasks accurately
  • Able to thrive in a fast paced, high energy and fun work environment
  • Good verbal & written communication skills and demonstrated ability to collaborate across teams and organizations

$57 per Hour     Pleasanton, CA 94588     12 Month Assignment