As our Linux Infrastructure Engineer, you will: analyze, design, architect, and deploy standardized infrastructure within Cable One. You will also analyze and monitor the effectiveness of Cable One’s server, storage, and application infrastructure and provide tactical changes to the operating environment to minimize cost, increase effectiveness, and reduce downtime. You will also be an escalation point for the Linux Infrastructure Operations team and will work collaboratively with the Operations and other Engineering resources on the teams.
More details about what you'll be doing:
Analyzing, designing, and implementing new software and/or hardware (physical or virtual) to support business initiatives.
Analyzing business and technical project requests to estimate time and cost required for proper planning and implementation of technology infrastructure.
Troubleshooting, resolving, and analyzing root cause for technical escalation from internal teams and departments.
Tracking and monitoring Service Level Agreements with external vendors.
Contributing to infrastructure roadmap planning for physical and virtual server, storage, cloud, and/or desktop infrastructure support.
Creating and improving IT processes to secure data to ensure protection of Cable One’s information assets.
Clearly documenting engineering solutions, standard operating procedures, and run books for turn over to other teams. Presenting ideas and designs for technology initiatives that implement new and enhanced capabilities for Cable One’s systems.
Evaluating and recommending new technologies and applications that enable Cable One’s strategic roadmap for IT systems.
Evaluating and documenting standard operating procedures for third-party product upgrades and implementation and operation.
Associate's degree (A. A) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or three to five years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
3-5 years experience with Redhat Linux Systems Administration highly preferred; this includes experience in operating systems standardization, new server builds, troubleshooting, upgrades, and other task associated with Systems Administration and Engineering of Redhat Linux systems.
Experience implementing security best practices and data protection for large enterprise environments preferred.
Knowledge of networking, configuring Network Interface Controllers (NICs), troubleshooting, diagramming, and layer 3 protocols preferred
Industry certification in one or more of the following preferred:
Hardware, such as Dell and HP servers, Cisco UCS, Storage arrays (NetApp, Pure, Hitachi).
Virtualization, such as VMware Certification (VCA, VCP, VCAP), Nutanix (NCP, NCAP, NPX), Public Cloud (Oracle, AWS, Azure).
Operating Systems, such as Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA), Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE), Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA).
Applications, such as Docker, Red Hat OpenShift, Kubernetes, Apache
Experience in Microsoft Azure technology and Openshift Container Platform (with its associated technologies) is a plus.
Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word.
Sound analytical and troubleshooting skills.
Must be a self-starter and a team player.
Benefits: We appreciate the role our associates’ play to help the company grow, and in return an excellent benefits package is offered to our associates to recognize the importance of their contributions, such as:
Medical and Dental Plans – Starts on 1st Day of HIRE
Paid Time Off (Vacation, Holiday, and Personal/Sick Days)
401k - 100% Company Match (match program starts after 1 year of service, up to 5% of salary)
Life Insurance (self, spouse, children)/ Business Travel Life Insurance!
Plus Other Perks:
Tuition Reimbursement (up to $5,250 on 1st year)
Up to $75 a month towards cable and internet services
Annual community support to various organizations across the U.S.
Associate Recognition & Award Program - earn points towards gift cards to your favorite stores or restaurants or towards your next vacation!
Collaborative work environment
Onsite gym and game room
Food truck Tuesdays!
Diversity lies in the communities we serve and among the associates who dedicate themselves to ensure our continued success. Here at Sparklight, we believe it is our individual and unique talents, backgrounds and perspectives that, when combined, truly make us an unstoppable force. "Stronger Together" is not just a verbal cue, it is the motto that our associates live by, exemplify and embody each and every day. Sparklight and all of its subsidiaries provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals of different races, colors, creeds, national origins, genders, marital and veteran statuses.
To be considered for this role, you must apply directly on our website at https://recruiting2.ultipro.com/CAB1003/JobBoard/d59175c7-11e6-466d-ae3c-348d82358dd3/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=03f694c8-65c3-42c9-8267-17b80db308cb