Linux System Administrator
Huxley Associates - Chicago, IL

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Love for Linux (Puppet, CFengine) - Real Time -Chicago- up to 100k USD plus bonus

Know how to build up configuration management tools from scratch? Have you developed plug-ins for Nagios or Zabbix.

I am looking for you!

Key words: automation, monitoring, open source, fast-paced, real time, mission critical environment, entrepreneurship

For one of the most entrepreneurial and high-tech companies in the Chicago area, I am looking for an open source advocate that has experience working in complicated Linux infrastructure, doing projects and building open source solutions from scratch. I am not looking for people that have helped in these projects - I am looking for people that initiated projects and built everything themselves: Monitoring tools, Automation tools. You also need a strong programming background in Python/Perl or Bash. You will be given the opportunity to show your creativity and by design/troubleshooting/ and implementation will guarantee the optimal performance of the Linux systems.

Your profile:
  • BSc computing science
  • At least 5 years working experience in a complex open source environment
  • Strong knowledge o Linux: Debian, Ubuntu, CentOS, RedHat
  • Strong knowledge of configuration management tools Puppet and/or CFEngine
  • Strong knowledge of Monitoring tools: Nagios, Zabbix
You will be offered:
  • An entrepreneurial working environment purely based on Open Source solutions
  • The once in a lifetime opportunity to work for a company that let's you build your own solutions
  • A fixed salary of up to 100k USD plus a bonus
  • Strong secondary benefits
Is it you I am looking for? Please send your CV in Word format to the attention of Claire Zee.To find out more about Huxley Associates please visit

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