2019-01-07 to 2019-04-06


Linux system specialist.

We have one employee going on parental leave. During this period we need a resource handling operations and future improvements together with our team. Main responsibilities are the day to day operations of our in-house built Provisioning system. The system is running on Ubuntu and we are moving towards containers and the Cloud.

Keywords: Linux, scripting, automatization, Ansibel, Containers, Dockers, Cloud, Openshift, Python.

We plan to have the resource until August 2019, but we’ll sign 3 months periods at the time to follow customers consultant policy.

The profile we are looking for:
You know your way around Linux systems, preferably you are comfortable with Ubuntu/Debian and its derivatives. You have a broad and deep understanding of the stack from the OS to applications. You also understand the impact of full-scale automation through scripting and configuration management tools such as Ansible/Fabric. You will be involved in designing and deploying multiple applications utilizing most of the Openstack and Vmware. You believe that the world would be a better place if everything had APIs and could be managed through a cli.

You will work with maintaining servers and services for teams where the level of technical knowledge varies. You are expected to translate and communicate security, configuration, and architectural – problems, issues, or ideas to interested stakeholders. Some of these issues you will help resolve, other issues will be solved by other parties, partially based on your input. You will get to pick and choose a lot of the technology used, as long as it can be properly motivated and documented. This is a place where trying new things is encouraged.

The ideal candidate should be comfortable with:

Linux systems administration
Configuration management (Ansible, Chef, Puppet or similar)
Source Control (git, svn or similar)
Automating tasks and processes (Bash, Python)
Troubleshooting various application stacks
The role/need of security in operations
Service Oriented with ability to bridge the gap between technical teams and stakeholders

Extra points for the following:

Openstack, Vmware
OP5, Graphite, Grafana, Prometeus
Configuring and Managing broad application stacks
Running Operations teams with an Agile mindset
Jboss, Apache, Tomcat application server

Good to know. You will work closely with a team of Linux Specialists (5ppl). Work does not include hands-on work with hardware in data centers.Assignment covers OS and up.

CV, price and other relevant information such as avaliability for the consultant is sent to uppdrag@levigo.se ASAP

Questions is answered by Jonatan Sandberg 070 494 99 11