Hired by Matrix, Inc. Sr. Systems Engineer Linux Services in Carmel, Indiana

Sr. Systems Engineer Linux Services

Job Type:Contract

Job Location:Carmel


Job Description:

Job Summary

  • Responsible to support Linux and UNIX based server systems, software and relevant utilities within this international hospitality company.

  • Conducts ongoing planning of computer resource requirements, and continuously monitors performance.

  • Further, manages and coordinates projects to build and/or implement comprehensive integrated system solutions for IT customers, while maintaining a high level of service on production systems and anticipating future requirements, trends, and changes to assure current and future satisfaction of customer service within budget constraints

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • (80 % time) - Manage the Linux and UNIX bases environments and associated services. Maintains an expert level knowledge of all products, technologies, tools, methodologies, and services used within the department. Acquires and maintains working knowledge of business processes and procedures Interfaces with other teams, vendors, and business as part of the service and support process. Performs systems installation, administration, operations, maintenance, support, testing, upgrades, performance monitoring, business continuance, and documentation in accordance with company, vendor, and departmental standards, processes, templates, and tools. Anticipates and identifies potential problems before they occur and implements solutions to minimize impact on projects and users. Ensures adherence to formal processes, standards and total quality practices in all activities. Drives technology innovation and process improvement efforts. Perform On-call support. Completes other assignments as requested by management.

  • (15% time) - Work closely with Program Office, Strategy, Delivery, Architecture, Engineering, and Support groups in achieving departmental and company commitments. a. Participates in projects by assisting in the development of project plans, documentation, and by performing project tasks. b. Provides consulting to IT and business with regards to all Linux and UNIX based systems, application environments and associated services systems and services.

  • Performs other duties as needed (5% time)

Travel Requirements

  • Ability to travel 0-5% of the time

Minimum Requirements and Qualifications


  • Bachelo’rs degree in Information Technology preferred but equivalent experience may be substituted.

Training Requirements

  • Red hat Linux or Oracle Linux

  • VMware / EMC Storage certification a plus.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Outstanding customer services skills.

  • Ability to facilitate the completion of work by individuals inside and outside the Infrastructure Services department.

  • Outstanding verbal and written communications skills. Ability to work and effectively communicate with IT management personnel, peers, and outside vendors important.

  • Demonstration of good technical and tactical thinking and problem solving.

Technical Skills

  • Technology based background with solid understanding of relevant technologies (Red hat Linux, Oracle Linux, UNIX, VMware ESXi, Red hat Satellite, Red hat directory server, Linux shell scripting, EMC SAN technologies, LAN, WAN, Networking, Information Security, Monitoring Tools)


  • 5 years broad and in-depth enterprise-wide understanding of implementing and supporting physical, virtualization and information technologies, specifically with Red hat Linux , Oracle Linux, UNIX, VMware ESXi, Red hat Satellite, Red hat directory server, EMC SAN technologies, LAN, WAN, Networking, Information Security, Monitoring Tools

  • Hospitality industry IT preferred.

  • Unless there is a legal requirement, experience will be accepted for the education requirement.


  • Global coordination and support responsibilities

  • Working with matrixed team including BCP team, application delivery, technical engineering and data center operations and end users

  • Management of 3rd party providers

  • Technical knowledge of the Company’s complex multi-platform production environment

  • Organizational Relationships

  • SVP, Infrastructure and Operations

  • VP, Platform Services

  • Manager Infrastructure Services

  • Technical Consultants, System Engineers and external vendors

Please submit your resume for consideration. Once submitted, feel free to contact Rushi at 858-703-6733 for additional information.

Approx. Duration: 4 months

About Hired By Matrix

Hired by Matrix, Inc. founded in 1986, is a certified Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) dedicated to providing the highest quality of job opportunities to our candidates and staffing services to our clients. We are a full service staffing firm with experience recruiting and delivering for IT, Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Clerical, Clinical & Scientific, and Marketing disciplines. Our long history in the staffing industry and dedication to excellence are the key differentiators that have fueled our success for over 30 years.

Hired by Matrix offers our contract professionals competitive salaries, benefits after 60 days and a 401k option after one year.Equal Opportunity EmployerWBENC CertifiedWOSB Certified*CEO Sharon Olzerowicz serves on the WBENC Board and is a long-standing member of the Forum Governing Group.

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