Sr. Systems Engineer (DevOps) in Spokane, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/6/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Spokane, WA
  • Job Type:
    Computer Industry
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  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

VOLT’s client is looking for a Sr Systems & Networking Engineer

This is a direct hire position in Spokane, WA and offered through Volt Technical Resources. We are among the largest IT staffing companies in the US for contract/temporary and direct hire placements and support many of the top rated IT companies in the Pacific Northwest.

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You will be part of a dynamic technical team responsible for designing, building, and delivering key technical solutions such as: servers, containers, storage, networking, voice, data centers, security solutions, and monitoring tools. Our job is to ensure that our customers have the best experience possible, utilizing the vast number of technical solutions that we provide. Our vision is to enhance the quality, resiliency and scalability of the technology services delivered to our clients and our customer service teams.

In this role, you will participate in the overall design, deployment and feature roadmap for the architecture of our network and systems environment. You will work with other engineers to deliver performance and service standards and capacity planning model

Linux system administration is required

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field or related work experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in network design, support, troubleshooting and implementation.
  • 5+ years of experience working as an engineer in developing and delivering infrastructure services that support an enterprise.
  • An enthusiastic self-starter with an entrepreneurial mindset and proven track record of execution and delivery.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral with the ability to adjust the messaging based on the audience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience and understanding of networking services consisting of Virtual and Physical network functions
  • Experience with Identity Management tools, i.e., FreeIPA
  • Experience with cloud related tools, products, i.e., Docker Swarm, Open vSwitch, Ceph
  • Experience in designing virtualized compute environments, i.e, Docker, LXC, KVM
  • VoIP experience, ideally Asterisk
  • Experience with AWS and their key services, i.e., RDS, ECS, IAM, Cloudwatch
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP
  • Knowledge of PHP, NGINX, MySQL, Exim, Postfix would be helpful
  • Hands-on development experience in one or more of the following: Linux scripting, especially for TCP/IP stack, Firewalls (iptables), DNS, VPN's. Programming aptitude in one or more of the following: Python, Java, GO, Ruby, PHP
  • Experience with large scale zero touch server provisioning
  • Experience with deployment or use of configuration management tools such as Ansible, Puppet, or Chef
  • Familiarity with network device configuration and management (Cisco, PFSense, IPTables, Juniper, Mikrotik)
  • A comprehensive understanding of network technologies
  • Proven success record of working with internet organizations to set industry direction
  • Experience with Agile methodologies, effective working independently

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

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Our Recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements.  Please rest assured that if your resume matches what is reflected in this job posting, you should receive a phone call from a Volt Recruiter to discuss this position with you. Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.  We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions.  We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.