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Linux Systems Engineer

Company: Finger Lakes Technologies Grp
Location: Victor
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

As a Linux Systems Engineer at FirstLight, you'll have the opportunity to work with an array of technologies and diverse network environments. Our customers range from large ISPs and SaaS infrastructure providers to some of the largest retailers and manufacturers in the world. You will get the opportunity to work with some of the newest software stacks including Grafana, Docker, ntopng, ELK, and many more. We are customer focused and committed to providing a superior customer experience.

Required Technical Skills:

  • Excellent customer service ability
  • Understanding of basic TCP/IP networking
  • Linux server administration experience (Strong)
  • Ability to assemble, test, and troubleshoot server hardware
  • Scripting or programming language experience in one of the following: Bash, Perl, Python
  • Monitoring tool experience such as Nagios, Cacti, PRTG, SolarWinds, etc.
  • Ability to manage long term projects involving multiple teams and key players

Bonus Technical Skills:

  • Database administation (MySQL, postgreSQL, ect)
  • Contributions to a public open source project
  • SNMP monitoring or development experience
  • Windows server administration


  • Troubleshoot hardware and software issues
  • Deal with customers from initial contact to resolution
  • Install, configure, and maintain Linux monitoring services
  • Perform duties using industry standards and our internal operating procedures


  • College degree in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent work experience (5+ years)
  • Very strong verbal and written communication skills (English)
  • Proven organizational, time management and follow-up skills
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently
  • Dedicated to customer service
  • Willingness to learn new technologies
  • Occasional after hours support engagements

Keywords: Finger Lakes Technologies Grp, Rochester , Linux Systems Engineer, Other , Victor, New York

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