Linux Desktop Support Engineer

Location: Chicago, IL
Job Id
EB-1292323719
Job Type
Direct Perm
Date Posted
2/05/2019
Disciplines
IT
Min Years Experience
3
Endevis is working with an excellent company that has grown significantly over the past few years. They provide plenty of room for career-growth as well as an amazing culture. They pride themselves on advocating a healthy work-life balance by providing many benefits to their employees such as a fully stocked game room, poker tournaments, guest speakers, daily catered breakfast/lunch, massages, yoga classes, and many more activities. They are seeking a talented Linux Desktop Support Engineer to join their team.

Our Desktop Support Engineer will be responsible for designing and implementing a Linux workstation deployment solution. They will take an active role in mentor and training other members of the team on Linux technologies.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide end user support working on the internal trading floor and local exchanges
  • Design and implement Linux workstation deployment solution
  • Stage and upgrade workstations, laptops, and servers
  • End user moves, adds, and changes
  • User provisioning (user account, mobile e-mail device, e-mail, VPN, fax, phone, wiki, directory permissions)
  • Test and deploy system updates to workstations and servers
  • Disaster recovery of workstation
  • Documentation of support processes

Experience:

  • Strong experience supporting Linux required - ideally 3-5 years experience
  • Strong Ubuntu skills
  • Heavy experience with Python
  • Heavy automation experience with Ansible (Salt or Puppet work as well)
  • Must have extensive experience supporting desktops, mobile devices, and networks in a corporate environment
  • Previous Active Directory user management experience required
  • Experience working with end users in a trading environment preferred
  • Previous Windows XP support experience preferred
  • Previous experience supporting Office 2007 preferred
  • Previous Mac OS support experience preferred

Endevis, LLC. and all companies represented are Equal Opportunity Employers and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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Endevis, LLC. and all companies represented are Equal Opportunity Employers and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.