IT

Senior IT Infrastructure Engineer

Centurion Consulting Group

Senior IT Infrastructure Engineer Herndon, VA

We are seeking a Senior Level IT engineer with strong system administration skills to be part of a dynamic team. 

Responsibilities:

  • Will provide leadership and support directly to internal and external to enable and support highly available application solutions
  • Perform site reliability engineering functions such as assessing standards, practices, technologies, and ecosystems, making recommendations for improvements and in support of going forward strategies, and facilitating implementation tasks
  • Develop and document best practices/procedures, risk assessments, contingency planning, and disaster recovery & business continuity planning
  • Provide technical leadership through the ability to analyze, troubleshoot, and solve complex technical problems across multiple technical disciplines
  • Configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements.
  • Ability to write and troubleshoot Linux BASH scripts is required
  • Linux RPM/YUM processes – building new packages, maintaining/updating existing packages and managing software distribution repositories
  • Installation, Configuration and Maintenance of Cisco Switches, Kemp Load Balancers and FortiGate Firewalls
  • Lead ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization efforts.
  • Server maintenance and troubleshooting as required.
  • Customer facing support will be required.
  • Candidate should have excellent communication and customer service skills.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a computer related field

    • 5+ years of experience with the following:
    • Linux – Red Hat and CentOS required
    • VMWare & Nutanix a plus
    • Switches, routers and/or firewalls
  • Enterprise storage (NetApp and Nimble a plus)
  • Experience in the engineering of enterprise level information technology systems and solutions including needs analysis, alternatives analysis, technical requirements development, and solution implementation
  • Excellent problem solving, issue identification, analytical and technical documentation skills
  • Able to work independently and productively under pressure
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work well in a team environment

Position Details:

Clearance: N/A

US Citizenship or Authorization to work in US required

Travel: < 10% (CONUS)

Centurion Consulting Group, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE M/F/D/V

No third parties or subcontractors

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