Sr. Linux System Engineer

Chicago, USA
13 Feb 2023
12 Mar 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Enfusion is a pioneer in developing innovative, native cloud investment management software, analytics, and managed services for asset managers and hedge funds around the globe. We underpin the investment operations of fund managers from our global offices spanning four continents. Our unique, seamless, SaaS-based platform is reshaping the global investment operations landscape by removing traditional information boundaries and uniting the front-, middle- and back-office into one system, with one unified data set.

Passionate about client service, we complement our software solutions with expert middle- and back-office managed services. In fact, we've been recognized as Best Managed Services Provider at the HFM EU Services Awards. We help fund managers around the world streamline their operations, mitigate risk, and improve transparency and reporting so they can confidently focus on what they do best - invest.

As a company, we're absolutely committed to the growth, development, and well-being of our people. Enfusion is where you can pursue your passion, showcase and further develop your skills, and launch a meaningful and rewarding career. If you're looking for a culture that is inclusive, collaborative, entrepreneurial, values diversity, fosters and rewards creative exploration, and strives to continually exceed client expectations then we're looking forward to hearing from you.

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What We Need
We are currently looking for a self-motivated, Sr. Linux Systems Engineer to join our team. In this role, you'll be involved in progressively improving our existing Linux infrastructure and making recommendations on new technology. We have a number of different projects going on and that's why we are looking for someone senior.
Primary Responsibilities:
The job involves the following responsibilities: Deploy and update Linux Servers & applications as needed:
  • Participate in DevOps and security initiatives
  • Assist with the purchase, provisioning, and deploying of data center hardware, network gear, and server/storage infrastructure
  • Continue to build our infrastructure by facilitating new technologies and upgrades
  • Analyze our current infrastructure and make automation recommendation
  • Reverse engineer software/hardware configurations and improve them
  • Act as a T2 SME and work directly with our clients on issues related to our platform, and connectivity issues
You are a great fit if
We think you are a great fit if you like technology, like to get things done without people asking and enjoy a collaborative, laid back environment. You could work at many awesome companies, but you're picky about finding the right role. You are knowledgeable, care about the details, and like to learn new things. Also, you like food.
Job Qualifications
  • To be successful in this role, you should have the following:
  • Hands on experience with RHEL and Debian based distros (We use CentOS)
  • Experience with automated configuration management technology (any of Ansible, Puppet, or Salt. We use Salt!)
  • Experience with monitoring, alerting, and log analysis tools (e.g., Nagios, CheckMK, Prometheus, Grafana, Elastic Stack).
  • Working knowledge of MySQL (or other equivalent transactional / RDBMS systems).
  • Must have experience with server / system virtualization and containerization technologies e.g., ProxMox, KVM, VMware.
  • Working knowledge of Java applications and the JVM
  • Experience with Kubernetes or Docker a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Git (commits, branching -- the basics)
  • Strong understanding of network layers and technologies (specifically host-based)
  • Some exposure to public cloud environments
  • Solid Sysadmin-grade scripting abilities (Shell, Python, or similar).
  • Good documentation and communication skills
  • Ability to bench press a 2U server.
  • It would also help if you have a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Linux certifications are a plus: RHCA, RHCE, or equivalent.
The salary for this position is $110,000 - $170,000 + bonus + benefits.
*Note: This good faith pay range is provided in compliance with NYC law and the laws of other jurisdictions that may require a salary range in job postings.

Perks of working for Enfusion
• Competitive compensation
• Company paid medical insurance
• Generous PTO package
• Entrepreneurial environment
• Catered lunch every Wednesday
• Small team with growth opportunity
Enfusion offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, retirement and pension plans, and generous Paid Time Off policy; and paid parental leave. Other perks include commuter benefits, and an employee assistance program. All benefits and programs are subject to applicable eligibility requirements.

Enfusion is fully committed to providing equal employment opportunity to job applicants and employees in recruitment, hiring, employment, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, training, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Enfusion will not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, religion, veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, creed, citizenship or any other status protected by laws or regulations in the locations where we do business. We endeavor to maintain a drug-free workplace.
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