Linux/DevOps Engineer in Tampa, FL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/17/2020

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Job #:  1039715

Sr. Linux /DevOps Engineer

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Tampa, FL 33607
Apex Systems, the nation’s 2nd largest IT staffing firm, has an opportunity for a Sr. Linux/DevOps Engineer role in Tampa, FL 33607 to Develop, test, and deploy Infrastructure as code (IaC) that will automate the configuration and management of our cloud environments (Linux and Windows).  The ideal candidate will provide daily automation development through scripting to ensure all system technical requirements are addressed
For consideration for this role, please send your updated resume directly to Megan Reilly at Also take a look at additional opportunities with Apex Systems by joining the Talent Network
Essential Skills, Characteristics, & Experience

  • U.S. Citizenship is required and the ability to get a Secret Clearance
  • Valid Linux Professional Institute Engineer (LPIC-2) certification or equivalent OR the ability to obtain one
  • Able to debug and resolve complex issues in cloud environments
  • Hands-on experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment of technical solutions leveraging cloud Services and features
  • Expert in Linux/Unix troubleshooting and log file forensics
  • Security and detail-oriented methodology
  • Expert with Shell Scripting (Bash, Korn, C)
  • Expert with Perl, Python, PHP, Ruby, or another interpreted language
  • Experience with Ansible, Puppet, Chef, or other server/configuration management tool
  • Expert in Virtualization and/or Cloud

  • Active Secret or higher clearance
  • SUSE Certified Engineer (SCE)
  • AWS/Azure certifications
  • Experience applying DISA STIGs and running SCAP checks
  • Expert in Ansible
  • Experience with Splunk configuration and installation
  • Experience with Windows integration (NFS, AD/LDAP, DNS, etc)
  • Experience with Visio and flowcharting

EEO Employer
Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.