FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Dearborn, Michigan
Unix/DevOps Engineer #387727
Job Description:
To develop develop Unix tools/programs by using Github, Chef Habitat packages with Unix shell scripts to manage user accounts, sudo access, file system management, application installation and so on. Candidate will work in a team with 10+ senior Unix admins to support large number of Suse and Redhat servers with 24x7 on-call rotation. Day-to-day operations will include troubleshooting, shadow sessions, script development, application package development and process documentation. Candidate might be asked to work on request/ incident/problem tickets in order to resolve application and/or hardware related issues.
Skills Required:
  • 5+ years Suse and/or RedHat at a Senior Systems Admin level
  • 5+ years scripting and GUI experience with multiple languages: Bash, PowerShell, Ruby, Python, TCL, Javascript, Perl, PHP, and markup languages and data interchange specifications: HTML5, JSON, XML, and Web services to manipulate Web resources with focus on REST API
  • Must be able to demonstrate an Automation mindset and provide working examples where you have been a primary designer, contributor, developer
  • Hands-on experience with DevOps Toolsets:
  • Jenkins, Chef, Habitat, Github, JIRA, Slack,Rally, Confluence, etc
Experience Preferred:
  • Suse Certification
  • RedHat Certification
  • Experience with Container(s)
  • 3+ years of experience with Cloud Services as a developer or consumer (Azure, AWS, etc)
  • Strong understanding of Active Directory and DNS technology and operation
  • 5+ years of Operations experience at a large enterprise including ITIL processes
  • Must have organization skills
  • Able to work with multiple teams in a global environment
  • Must be highly motivated and able to work on multiple initiatives
  • Must be able to develop processes and strategies for new technology with minimal supervision
  • Able to Lead, collaborate, innovate and move into next generation self-service support model
Education Required:
Bachelors in Computer Science or equivalent technical qualification
Additional Info:
At Fast Switch – Great Lakes (FSGL), Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.
We at FSGL, have been doing this for 22 years with pride, dedication and plain old-fashioned hard work.
We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:
• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)
• Vision
• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
• Long Term Disability (100% paid)
• Life Insurance (100% paid)
• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
One of our pride points as that in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press.
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