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Lead Linux Engineer in Tampa, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • Need someone to come in with strong 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 Medhok requirements, system monitoring and troubleshooting.
  • Preferred certifications for any or all of the following: Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Cisco Certified Voice Professional (CCVP), Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP).
  • Key Position Accountabilities:
  • 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
  • Document infrastructure operations procedures and contribute to the infrastructure wiki for all infrastructure operations.
  • Provide on call support after business hours, backed up by members of the Engineering team.
  • Understanding of SAN/NAS systems; Strong problem solving skills


  • BS/MS in Engineering, Computer Science
  • Successful candidates will have 5+ years' experience with the following:
  • Hands on Systems administration of Linux infrastructures
  • 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)
  • Experience with VMWare Hands on experience of SAN/NAS systems; Strong problem solving skills
  • Deployment and support of 24/7 production systems infrastructures in the Amazon EC2 cloud computing environment.
  • Database administration and tuning, query analysis and tuning, database high availability and replication implementation for MySQL, Java performance tuning, memory analysis