Senior Systems Engineer (Linux) in Chesterfield, MO at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 6/11/2020

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Senior Systems Engineer (Linux) Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Senior Systems Engineer. In this role the candidate will work with Network and Storage teams to plan and implement server hardware (primarily Cisco UCS). This position administers, configures, deploys and maintains Linux systems.


  • Perform hardware/software analysis as requested. Prepare recommendations based on features, price/performance, etc.
  • Administer VMware Virtual Server Infrastructure.
  • Deploy, maintain and configure systems in hybrid and public clouds. Work with cloud providers to ensure performance and stability of deployed systems.
  • Analyze user requirements, develop functional specifications and perform gap analysis of existing systems. Develop high-level technical specifications.
  • Develop and maintain processes and procedures relating to the environment to ensure consistent delivery and sustainability.
  • Maintain regular and predictable attendance.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • 5-8 years' experience in systems and network monitoring technologies and tools.
  • Ability to translate business needs and problems into technical solutions.
  • Competent project management skills. Demonstrates an ability to evaluate project objectives and scope for feasibility and understanding.
  • Broad business and finance related knowledge.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Proficient analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work well within a team environment
  • Ability to work independently and coordinate activities within a team
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Cisco UCS
  • RHEL 5.X, 6.X / Oracle Linux 7.
  • VM Ware 5.X / 6.X
  • Public / Hybrid Cloud

Preferred Skills:

  • 5+ years' experience in systems and network monitoring technologies and tools.
  • Windows Server
  • Docker / Containerization
  • Jenkins / Ansible / Automation tools
  • SAN experience

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.