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Operations Engineer

Chicago, IL 60606
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    $55 To $65

Title: Operations Engineer

Location: Chicago, IL

Duration: 6 months

Rate Range: $55-$65/hr.

Description: Our client is looking for an Operations Engineer to join their team in Chicago, IL for a 6 month contract. The Operations Engineer will assist with process maturation and development, technical standards creation, and help to drive operational excellence. The Operations Engineer will maximize production infrastructure performance by monitoring for network and application related problems and troubleshooting outages and performance issues. This is for a 24/7/365 environment. The shift for this position is Wednesday through Saturday 7pm to 7AM (Every Other Wednesday is an off day)


  • Investigate and troubleshoot issues with network, server, and application infrastructure
  • Repair and recover from hardware and software failures while coordinating and communicating with the appropriate engineering teams
  • Monitor and identify systems performance issues
  • Provide documentation of configuration and troubleshooting procedures to facilitate other team members and departments
  • Support development teams on system deployments and performance optimizations
  • OS installation using remote installation tools (PXE/kickstart)
  • Close daily interaction between other system administrators, DBAs, and developers


  • 2 to 3 yrs Linux Server Experience (familiar with performance measurement tools)
  • Experience with Bash, Python, or Perl scripting
  • Experience with enterprise monitoring tools (Solarwinds, Nagios, etc)
  • Dell Server Platforms (Rack Mount, Blades and Blade Chassis)
  • Experience working in a support capacity with Dell (8th gen and newer) rack and blade servers
  • Familiar with Open Source Platforms

Preferred Qualifications

  • RHCSA, LFCSA, Linux + or equivalent preferred but not required
  • Experience in an Administration or NOC environment in a plus.
  • College Degree or equivalent experience


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