Systems Engineer

  • 35 W Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601, USA
  • Full-time

Job Description

The Systems Engineer is responsible for the following:

  • Execute operating system maintenance of development, staging, and production environments under the guidance of the Sr. Systems Engineer.
  • Execute application deployments within all environments
  • Participate in the technical requirements gathering phases of complex applications to assess hosting environment needs.
  • Implement and configure technical infrastructures to support the applications we build under the guidance of the Sr. Systems Engineer
  • Assist with configuration and management of log management solution 
  • Ensure security of the managed virtualized environment
  • Monitoring and managing all installed systems and infrastructure.
  • Plan and implement systems automation as required for better efficiency.
  • Troubleshoot problems as they arise
  •  Install, configure, test and maintain operating systems, application software and system management tools


  • 2 to 5 years of experience maintaining Linux systems and software in virtualized environments
  • Experience with automation and management software such as Ansible.
  • Experience with programming languages such as Java, Python
  • Experience with monitoring tool like Nagios, Zabbix, New Relic
  • Ability to create configuration and process documentation
  •  Experience deploying applications to common web servers (NGINX, Apache HTTP, Apache Tomcat and others).
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience managing crisis situations to resolution, and reporting on cause, action, results, and future mitigation plans
  • Experience implementing security controls and configuration management in Windows and Linux environments.
  • Experience deploying complex web applications across development, staging, and production environments
  • Experience installing, configuring and managing code management systems such as Bitbucket and Git
  • Familiarity with automated performance, quality, and security testing tools is a plus
  • System and Security certifications such as RHCSA, RHCE, CCT, Security+, CCSP, SSCP, CAP, CISSP a plus
  • Familiarity with popular databases a plus
  • A Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science, MIS, or a related field is strongly preferred. Equivalent work experience and/or certificate program participation will be considered on an individual basis.

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