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Position : Linux Engineer

Duration : 6-12 Months

Location : California

Posted by Panzer Solutions

Job Description

First Republic is an ultra-high-touch bank that provides extraordinary client service. We believe that one-on-one interactions build lasting relationships. We move quickly to serve our clients’ needs so that their financial transactions are handled with ease and efficiency. Client trust and security are paramount in our line of business. Ultimately, our goal is unsurpassed client satisfaction which will lead to personal referrals – our number one source of new business. We recognize that our competitive advantage starts with our people and our culture. At First Republic, we work hard and move quickly as a very coordinated team. If you are looking for an opportunity to grow and contribute in a fun, fast-paced environment, First Republic is the place for you. We have exceptional people focused on providing extraordinary service.

Design, implement and modify to provide a scalable and highly available Linux computing environment
Manage, support high-availability Data management system.
Perform and automate Red Hat Server Deployment, upgrades and version release management.
Meets with the business and determines and creates engineering requirements that meet the needs of the business and work with necessary teams to roll them out into the environment.

Essential Skills, Bodies of Knowledge and Abilities:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.x/7.x.
Expert with 5-7+ years of experience in Linux RHEL 6.x/7.x Systems Administration & Engineering.
Configuration Management:Experience with configuration management tools: Red Hhat Satellite, Chef/Puppet/Ansible.
Network:Strong understanding of networking protocols: DNS, LDAP, DHCP, TLS/SSL.
Solid understanding of LDAP/Kerberos authentication systems such as Red Hat IdM, FreeIPA or Microsoft Active Directory.
Experience with VMWare administration in a large clustered environment.
Strong Linux server troubleshooting and skills with RHEL or derivative.
Experience with implementing Data Center High Availability and Disaster Recovery.
Must be able to remain calm in a stressful environment, work overtime if needed.
Must be analytical in approach to work.
Must be a team worker and have the ability to motivate, articulate ideas, and guide team towards project goals.
Must be driven and have the ability to provide out-of-box solutions.
Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to interact positively with end-users and vendors on a daily basis.
Requires strong interpersonal and organizational skills, including the ability to meet deadlines, work in a team environment and follow written policies and procedures.
Provides extraordinary service.
Furthers the First Republic Bank culture and values.
Products and Software:
Strong working knowledge of Redhat RHEL 6/7, VMware, Satellite, Puppet, Ruby, Scaling and tuning servers.
Familiar with Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and 2012, Active Directory.
Limited knowledge of NetApp ISCSI and NFS technologies, SQL Server is helpful.
Education, Experience, Training, or Certifications/Licenses:

RequiredDesired Skills
Proficiency with scripting languages such as Bash and Python.
Experience with Linux server security and hardening principles.
Keen interest in automation including, but not limited to application package management (Yum, RPM), container technologies (Docker), host provisioning (Kickstart, VM templates) and configuration management (Puppet, Ansible).
Familiar with Microsoft Active Directory.

Bachelor’s degree, Computer Science requested.
Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA).
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE).
Mental/Physical Requirements:
The ability to learn and comprehend complex instructions; understand the meanings of words and respond effectively.
Vision must be sufficient to read data reports, manuals and computer screens.
Hearing must be sufficient to understand a conversation at a normal volume, including telephone calls and in person.
Speech must be coherent to clearly convey or exchange information, including the giving and receiving of assignments and/or directions.
Position involves sitting most of the time, but may involve walking or standing for brief periods of time.
Must be able to travel as position requires.
May be required to lift up to 50 lbs.

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