Linux Engineer III

Location: FL Pensacola - GPO Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Description

Employee Perks

Why You Will Love Being Part of the Navy Federal Team:

*Competitive compensation with opportunities for annual raises, promotions, and bonus potential
*Best-in-Class Benefits! (7% 401k match / Pension plan / Tuition reimbursement / Great insurance options)
*On-site amenities include fitness center, wellness center, cafeteria, etc. at Pensacola, FL; Vienna, VA and Winchester, VA campuses
*Consistently Awarded Top Workplace
*Nationally recognized training department by TRAINING Magazine
*An employee-focused, diverse, and service-oriented workplace environment

Basic Purpose

To research, evaluate, design, implement, and maintain system and product solutions, applying knowledge of engineering principles. To provide technical direction and engineering support for projects and infrastructure. Develop and maintain advanced functional knowledge of evolving IT engineering industry technologies/competition, concepts and trends.
 
Responsibilities
 
• Full life-cycle project management
o Establish and lead project teams
o Develop project plan/scope/schedule/cost/communications
o Procure and/or manage resources/timelines/deadlines/quality
o Risk, Issue and Change management
o Ensure successful project implementation
o Scope of responsibility
• Lead, guide and mentor less experienced staff
• Provide input and make budgetary recommendations regarding staffing and equipment
• Apply engineering principles into the design and enhancement of new and existing systems
• Document new system components, or modifications to existing components
• Ensure the security and integrity of system and product solutions including compliance with Navy Federal, industry engineering and Information Security principles and practices
• Perform engineering tasks and assignments in support of business needs
• Perform engineering technology research, procurement, deployment, and configuration for new and modified systems
• Provide technical leadership in the architecture discipline and development of information technology solutions
• Present clear, organized and concise information to all audiences through a variety of media to enable effective business decisions
• Perform other duties as assigned
 
Qualifications - Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
 
• Intermediate to advanced systems administration skills with UNIX systems in an enterprise environment, to include Red Hat Enterprise Linux and/or AIX
• Intermediate to advanced experience with Red Hat Satellite to include systems provisioning, content view management, host group management, Discovery and Capsule management
• Scripting skills – Ruby, Python, Bash and/or Perl
• Experience with server administration technologies, such as LDAP, DNS, DHCP, SMTP
• Excellent decision-making, problem-solving and collaboration skills
• Excellent communication and documentation skills
• Strong organization skills with emphasis on detail and follow-up
 
Desired Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities:
 
• Experience with Chef as an enterprise tool, including cookbook development and management of Chef Infrastructure
• Knowledge of IBM AIX virtualization technologies and hardware
• Knowledge of VMWare Virtualization technologies
• Knowledge and experience with Red Hat Virtualization Technologies
• Experience with cloud deployment technologies
• Familiarization with Cisco Unified Computing System Administration
 
Hours: Monday through Friday, TBD and on-call

Equal Employment Opportunity

Navy Federal values, celebrates, and enacts diversity in the workplace.  Navy Federal takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans.  EOE/AA/M/F/Veteran/Disability