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Linux System Administrator I (Remote) at IdeaScale (Lehi, UT) (allows remote)

r I (Remote) at IdeaScale (Lehi, UT)

Full Time

What you get to do:



  • On-going Sysadmin work on bare metal and AWS instances.

  • Proactive system/network monitoring.

  • Proactive system capacity planning.

  • Deployment and task automation utilizing salt or other methods.

  • Issue/ Incident response.

  • Peer-level technical support

  • Work with the compliance team to implement controls and other security needs.

  • Continuous improvement of the system as a whole.


What you bring to the team: 



  • As a result of a government contract in which this position will be involved, this role requires U.S. citizenship.

  • Bachelor's degree in CS, IS, IT or equivalent required

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills with the ability to keep key stakeholders informed in a timely manner

  • 2+ years of Linux administration and engineering experience.

  • 1+ years Python development experience or an equal level of proficiency in another language. For candidates that have experience with languages other than Python.

  • Experience leading, or participating in, the implementation of at least one configuration management system

  • Experience deploying a host virtualization platform and containers.

  • Experience with fully implemented automation workflows.

  • Web Server experience (SAAS experience a huge plus)

  • Motivated self-starter with ability to self-manage and work well independently, as well as in a team within a dynamic environment.

  • Strong application, operating system, kernel, and hardware debugging skills.


Why work for us:



  • Competitive salary and an unlimited PTO policy.

  • 401k match which is fully vested after 3 years of service

  • A dynamic and fun work environment with passionate, top-notch colleagues

  • An opportunity to join a company at an inflection point in its growth pathway

  • Leadership that is invested in hearing your ideas and in your professional growth