Systems Engineer - UNIX Infrastructure

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. - Seattle, WA3.6

30+ days ago
Systems Engineer – UNIX Infrastructure

Seattle, WA

Full Time

Come to Seattle, WA, to Help Build Public Safety Solutions with Comtech!

To learn more about Comtech Telecommunications (CMTL), visit our website at .

You can see the big picture, and get excited about building, maintaining and troubleshooting emergency 9-1-1 (E911) systems solutions. You also crave an opportunity to work with the best and brightest engineers, in an environment that is rewarding and collaborative.

Your New Opportunity

You will be working in a fast-paced environment with a team of highly skilled UNIX (Solaris and Linux) systems engineers to design, build, deploy, and support hardware and operating system infrastructure, SAN, backups and disaster recovery for applications that require 99.999% availability.

In this heterogeneous, distributed computing production environment you will work with vendors and research, evaluate, test and recommend hardware and supporting software components within the OS specialty area. You will be responsible for capacity planning, performance management, security management and fault management of production systems. You will also provide Tier III support for system hardware and OS related issues.


3+ years’ professional experience administering RHEL based systems
1+ years' professional experience with VMWare
2+ years’ professional experience working in heterogeneous system environment
Experience building and maintaining in-house Private Cloud.
Deep understanding of TCP/IP networking principles
Experience with AWS and other cloud technologies
Proven history of analyzing situations and employing creative solutions with a structured approach
Ability to document and diagram technical systems and architectures
Ability to provide consistent leadership in a way that emphasizes total cooperation and mutual respect
Willing to work on-call as necessary
B.A. degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Telecommunications, related field or comparable work experience.

Experience administering Solaris
Experience with SAN storage solutions
Experience administering Microsoft Windows server OS
Experience with configuration management tools such as Ansible, Puppet, Salt or Chef
Programming or strong scripting with python, perl, or shell scripting
Familiar with basic system backup methodology

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Comtech Telecommunications is an Equal Opportunity Employer