Systems Engineer
 Leesburg, VA
As a Systems Engineer you will be focused on the infrastructure for new products, leveraging AWS to scale and managing the service day to day.


  • Participate in technology initiatives including the future use of NFS, RDS, SQL on Windows and Linux.
  • Partner with managing large-scale distributed systems and services
  • Develop system and service architecture documentation for new technologies and applications
  • Ensure that systems and services move smoothly from concept to production environments that have 100% uptime requirements
  • Document Standard Operating Procedures
  • Build tools to automate processes to continuously improve efficiency in system deployment, configuration, and maintenance.
  • Automating existing infrastructure with Terraform and Ansible.
  • Participate in 24x7 on-call rotation as required

Required Skills:

  • 2 years of relevant experience
  • Experience in supporting .Net stacks
  • Windows 2012R2 + knowledge and experience including 2-3 years maintaining, troubleshooting, and performing performance analysis and tuning
  • Linux knowledge and experience including 1+ years maintaining, troubleshooting, and performing performance analysis and tuning
  • Must have at least 1 year of experience with Amazon Web Services management. This includes but is not limited to EC2, VPC, S3, and Route53.
  • Must have scripting experience.
  • Experience with .Net IIS Stack and tuning
  • Experience with Oracle querying and systems management, MySQL.

Preferred Skills:

  • Skillset in systems management tools such as Ansible along with other open source software (Terraform, Consul, vagrant, etc.)
  • PowerShell, bash and python scripting.
  • Knowledge of .Net Application Servers administration and tuning
  • Experience with Oracle (preferably in RDS) and MySQL
  • Experience designing and building highly-available, high-volume environments, ideally in a SaaS or commodity websites with 24x7 100% uptime goals
Softrams is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, nation origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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