Linux Engineer

Job#: 2023904

Job Description:

Apex Systems has an Immediate Need for a Linux Engineer in San Diego, CA. This opportunity will be supporting one of our Largest Government Clients Across the United States. Please see below for additional details:

Apply here for immediate consideration: Please send your updated resume, relevant certifications, and availability for a phone call to Emma at [email protected]


Title: Linux Engineer

Location: Hybrid/Onsite in San Diego or Virginia Beach

Schedule: M-F normal day hours

Pay: Up to $140k YOE and location dependent

Type: 6 month contract to hire

Travel: Up to 25% supporting the US Navy tactical networks




Active Secret clearance with ability to obtain and maintain Top Secret

Willingness and ability to travel up to 25%

IAT II Compliant- CompTIA Security+ or equivalent

Experience and/or certified in three or more of the below:


- Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

- Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)

- Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform (OCP)

- CompTIA Linux+

- EnterpriseDB PostgreSQL Advanced Server

- ForgeRock Access Management (AM)

- JFrog Artifactory Pro



Job Description/Responsibilities


- Serve as a Tier 3 Escalation support- Expert in Red Hat Linux troubleshooting, file systems, permissions, and supporting installs

- Serve as technical advisors with ACS development and sustainment

- Support will encompass a range of capabilities, from system installations, configuration management enforcement, system sustainment and upgrades, distance support, and emergent Casualty Report (CASREP) support as needed for the warfighters

- JBoss/WildFly: Experience handling and fixing JBoss application server problems

- Experienced with scripting languages Python and Ansible for light support such as automating redundant processes and pulling logs. Python for automation and custom tool creation. Then, being familiar with Ansible for configuration and automation tasks

- Skilled in OpenShift for container management and orchestration. Knows how to deploy, scale, and troubleshoot applications in OpenShift clusters

- High level problem solving skills : Can diagnose and solve complex issues from start to finish.









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:

Virginia Beach, VA, US

Job Type:

Date Posted:
April 8, 2024