Sr Systems Engineer
Linux Red Hat and Kubernetes
Posted on 2/13/2024
FreedomPay

201-500 employees

Secure, advanced payment solutions for diverse industries
Company Overview
FreedomPay is a leading player in the payment solutions industry, trusted by global leaders across various sectors for its unmatched security and advanced value-added services. The company's culture of technical innovation is evident in its pioneering of Next Level Commerce™, which includes mobile payments, cashless solutions, and intelligent analysis, among others. With a high client retention rate, FreedomPay's commitment to evolving payment technology performance and its industry leadership is demonstrated by its successful collaborations with companies like Marriott International and HMSHost.
Consumer Software
Hardware
Fintech
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$26.2M

Founded

2000

Headquarters

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

16%

2 year growth

24%
Locations
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
TCP/IP
PowerShell
RabbitMQ
Bash
Kubernetes
Microsoft Azure
Python
Communications
Git
Apache Kafka
Terraform
Redis
Ansible
Development Operations (DevOps)
Splunk
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
DevOps & Infrastructure
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in Linux system administration, preferably Red Hat Enterprise Linux or CentOS
  • 3+ years of experience in Kubernetes administration and deployment, preferably on Azure or with Rancher or OpenShift
  • Strong knowledge of Linux core and network services including tcp/ip, iptables and firewalls, pki, sssd, and Kerberos
  • Proficient in scripting languages and automation tools including Python and Ansible. Powershell and Terraform a plus
  • Proficient with container and microservice architectures and technologies including Kubernetes
  • Proficient with hybrid cloud technologies including VMware vCenter and Azure Portal including use of PowerCLI and az-cli
  • Experience with monitoring and logging tools including Dynatrace and Splunk, syslog, and top
  • Certifications in Linux, Kubernetes, or cloud platforms are a plus
  • Experience with DevOps and CI/CD principles and tools including vscode, Git, Azure DevOps, and ArgoCD
Responsibilities
  • Manage and administer Linux Red Hat servers and clusters in production and development environments
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot Kubernetes and related technologies such as Azure Kubernetes Services, Rancher, and OpenShift
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot middleware technologies such as Redis, RabbitMQ, and Kafka
  • Automate and optimize system performance and processes using scripting languages and tools such as Ansible, Terraform, Bash, Python, PowerShell
  • Monitor and analyze system metrics, logs, and alerts using tools such as Dynatrace and Splunk
  • Implement and enforce security best practices and policies for Linux and Kubernetes systems and applications
  • Provide technical support and guidance to other teams and users on Linux and Kubernetes related issues and requests
  • Research and evaluate new technologies and solutions to improve our infrastructure and operations
  • Document and update system architecture, design, and configuration
Desired Qualifications
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team