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Lead Linux Engineer- Direct Hire- Tampa in Tampa, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

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Job Description

Vaco is looking for a Lead Linux Engineer for our client in Tampa.

The ideal candidate will havestrong AWS, Cisco, network and MySQL experience to help design, implement, and upgrade infrastructure related projects.


  • Hands on support of Linux Server Operating System builds, maintenance, including but not limited to performance tuning, backup planning, disaster recovery, upgrades, capacity planning/management, patching, applying security configurations as per requirements, system monitoring and troubleshooting.
  • Design, implement, upgrade and maintain current and current / new technology infrastructure
  • Install, configure, troubleshoot, maintain, upgrade and document all aspects of the of the Linux architecture Perform production application deployment when needed
  • Participate in maintaining database and web-application high availability
  • Monitor applications, services, logs and databases.
  • Troubleshoot and remediate infrastructure incidents.
  • Define and implement backup procedures, monitor and verify the integrity of backups.
  • Create, maintain and enhance operational scripts and cronjobs. PERL, PHP and Shell scripting
  • Understanding of SAN/NAS systems; Strong problem solving skill


  • BS/MS in Engineering, Computer Science
  • 5+ years hands on Systems administration of Linux infrastructure
  • Experience administrating VLAN, WLAN, Firewalls
  • Knowledge of Cisco IOS, load balancing, TCP/IP, DNS, and advanced networking fundamentals
  • Experience Router/Switch/Firewall Administration
  • Management of VPN technologies (site-to-site & point-to-point)