You love Linux and the work of a system admin, but you’ve got your eye on bigger things, namely a role in development operations. Today’s your lucky day, then, because this prestigious medical institution is looking for someone in exactly your career moment. Shine beneath the spotlight as a Linux admin while embracing your greater ambitions with the full support of your employer – pretty sweet, wouldn’t you say?
The Nitty Gritty
Coordinating with the Unix engineering team, much of your work will center on handling the automation within dev ops, server configuration, deployment, supporting the web application development team, and the kind of maintenance functions normally associated with system administration. You’ll be the hero keeping things afloat on a day-to-day basis.
This is an RHEL shop running RHEL 7, with lots of front-end functionality requiring integrations into various systems and a move toward a microservices architecture using Solr and a Varnish caching server. The entire operation is in the full swing of buildout, with multiple independent teams working together. Your own activities will put you in regular contact with the folks in network security and system administration, giving you great access to the organization as you work on spreading your wings.
Hired Gun Proﬁle
You’re a mid-level Linux pro with a goodly portion of enterprise work under your belt. You’re eminently comfortable with the nuts and bolts work of keeping a complex system running smoothly. You’re both highly detail-oriented and able to see the forest for the trees, with strategic ideas for optimizing efficiency in ways both big and small. And, as someone who’ll be mixing it up on a constant basis with people throughout the organization, you’re personable and collegial til the cows come home and even for a goodly chunk of time thereafter.
Let us not fail to remember the crucial importance of the actual work you’ll be doing, which is helping doctors connect with patients and helping patients get the help they need to, you know, stay alive. All of which is to say that it would be nigh unto impossible for you to oversell your discipline and attention to detail.
Doing what you love, while helping people, working for a supportive organization that wants to see you realize your ambitions? Duh . . . If you ask us, this one is a solid no-brainer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, creed, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.