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Linux Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA at The Select Group

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

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Job Description


Work with one of the world's top tech companies in a fast-paced operations role. You will be on a team of Linux Engineers responsible for upgrading and maintaining global infrastructure that supports mission critical applications.


  • General Linux (Red Hat) Administration skills in an enterprise environment:
    • OS installation using hands-off methods
    • Networking
    • NFS
    • Storage management using LVM, knowledge of various RAID levels
  • Scripting abilities with Python or Shell
  • Hands-on experience in server virtualization (KVM Preferred)
  • Experience with a configuration management tool (Puppet, Ansible, Salt, Chef, cfengine, etc)
  • Understanding of security/privilege configuration


  • Support a global network of hosts supporting a large application for a major tech company
  • Work on a hardware refresh project that involves installing and configuring Linux on upgraded hardware
  • Storage configuration
  • Set up privilege escalation syntax via sudo based on respective security implications
  • Server virtualization
  • Performance monitoring/troubleshooting
  • Resolving tickets/handling change management requests

About The Select Group:

We are TSG - a fast-growing technical services firm serving the U.S. and Canada. We open doors to diversified prospective employers who respect and value your ambitions, your pursuit of a meaningful career, and your particular skill-set. We offer interview guidance, an impressive referral program, and partner with you to find work that drives you. Learn more about us in our company overview video, or visit us at Sign up to receive weekly job alerts in your inbox by joining the TSG Talent Network.

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