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Lead Unix Engineer

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Job Details
Job Order Number
6986155
Company Name
Discover Products, Inc.
Physical Address
2500 LAKE COOK ROAD
Riverwoods, IL 60015
Job Description

At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. We’re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.

At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. We’re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.

Responsible for all aspects of the software development lifecycle for Unix/Linux server solutions. Core competencies include, but are not limited to, Linux and AIX operating systems, x86 hypervisors, scripting/automation, and x86 hardware solutions. Interfaces with Solution Architect, Application Development and Integration teams on standards exceptions or problem solving of issues relating to hardware/OS/application integration.

Responsibilities:

  • Responds to engagements from the Command Center and first-/second-level operations teams to provide production fixes and root-cause analysis. Available on a pager rotation for 24×7 support.
  • Documents current environments, SOPS, future directions, technical designs, change tickets, etc., for internal operations as well as external auditors
  • Researches current industry trends and best practices working with both internal parties and third-party vendors.
  • Full lifecycle development for application and hardware solutions. Performs POTs/POCs to determine proper technical solution and customize, test, and deploy them for usage in a highly regulated and highly available environment.

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Minimum Qualifications

At a minimum, here’s what we need from you:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
  • 4+ years of experience in large enterprise systems engineering, or related field
  • In lieu of a degree, 6+ years of experience in large enterprise systems engineering, or related field
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator

Preferred Qualifications

If we had our say, we’d also look for:

  • 6+ years of experience in large enterprise systems engineering, or related field

At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. We’re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.

Responsible for all aspects of the software development lifecycle for Unix/Linux server solutions. Core competencies include, but are not limited to, Linux and AIX operating systems, x86 hypervisors, scripting/automation, and x86 hardware solutions. Interfaces with Solution Architect, Application Development and Integration teams on standards exceptions or problem solving of issues relating to hardware/OS/application integration.

Responsibilities:

  • Responds to engagements from the Command Center and first-/second-level operations teams to provide production fixes and root-cause analysis. Available on a pager rotation for 24×7 support.
  • Documents current environments, SOPS, future directions, technical designs, change tickets, etc., for internal operations as well as external auditors
  • Researches current industry trends and best practices working with both internal parties and third-party vendors.
  • Full lifecycle development for application and hardware solutions. Performs POTs/POCs to determine proper technical solution and customize, test, and deploy them for usage in a highly regulated and highly available environment.

The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants – with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity & inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover.

The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants – with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity & inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover.


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