Kforce Senior Linux Administrator / DevOps Engineer in San Jose, California

Kforce has a client in search of a Senior Linux Administrator/DevOps Engineer in San Jose, California (CA). Summary: The client is looking for a Senior Linux Administrator/DevOps Engineer to be a part of our expanding Engineering team in Redwood City, California (CA). As a member of the DevOps team, you will be working closely with our other Engineering teams to build scalable and globally deployed cloud solutions and expand infrastructure using best practices. The most important characteristics for success in this role is having passion for working with a diverse set of technologies and complex applications with a strong desire to automate everything. The successful candidate will be a lead for small on and offshore team.

  • AWS experience (2 years)

  • Experience with AWS and have Linux Admin expertise and currently be working on both

  • Real world experience of setting up cloud and related infrastructure in AWS including Virtual Private cloud, using AMI

  • RDS setup

  • Some scripting knowledge with Python/Shell/Ruby

  • Knowledge of various EC2 instance types

  • General understanding of AWS eco system

  • Solid with both Linux and DevOps, lean more DevOps

  • Linux troubleshooting skills, understanding CPU, Memory, Disk related matrix and how to interpret it

  • All networking related skills such as DNS, SSL Proxy etc

  • Must have strong communication skills, startup environment

  • Must be able to hit the ground running

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours