Solaris/Linux Engineer

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Solaris/Linux Engineer

Memphis, TN

The Solaris/Linux Engineer will contribute in the development and maintenance of the enterprise Unix environment. The Engineer will be responsible for the support and development of systems, process and technologies that support the development, test and production environments. This position requires functional and technical skills and the ability to build strong relationships that will help deliver value for the organization. The Engineer will be responsible for developing processes to support the business needs by maintaining Unix systems following best practices and standards. The individual will be responsible for providing support as a level II or III tier and as needed. The Engineer will work on project and enhancements along with a team of project managers, analysts, engineers and architects. The individual will have the technical proficiency to recommend, develop and deliver quality solutions across the enterprise.


  • Understand and configure sysctl, cron, syslog, and key networking configuration capabilities in Linux
  • Create and maintain Linux images in Docker
  • Help tune performance and ensure high availability of infrastructure
  • Troubleshoot applications running on Linux platforms including JBoss EAP and JBoss Fuse
  • Work with DBAs troubleshooting performance challenges and outages in both Linux and Solaris environments running Oracle, MongoDB and Postgres databases
  • Be on-call (rotating schedule) to support critical infrastructure issues


  • Experience with Linux servers (RHEL and CentOS 6 and 7) in VMWare Environment
  • Experience with Solaris Virtualization (Solaris 10 and 11)
  • Excellent proficiency in Shell Scripting
  • Proficiency in other scripting languages such as Python
  • Experience with ZFS, ext4 and xfs filesystems
  • Experience installing, configuring and maintaining file sharing services such as Samba and NFS
  • Strong network and system resource troubleshooting skills
  • Familiarity with AWS and GCP
  • Experience using configuration management tools, such as Ansible and Puppet
  • Bachelors in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or other technical field


  • Familiarity with CIS system hardening and standards
  • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining applications such as JBoss, Apache, MySQL, nginx, etc.
  • Proficient with ITIL standards for Incident Management, Change Management, Problem Management, Capacity Management and Configuration Management
  • Ability to build and monitor services on production servers
  • Familiarity with Kubernetes and Docker is a plus

Job ID: 19-00046

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