Linus/VMware Systems Engineer

LOCATION: Greater Chicagoland area near the Loop

OVERVIEW OF THE POSITION: Recognized as industry leaders in both technology and manufacturing, our client began as a small manufacturer and is now well-known worldwide. Although now a large corporation, our client strives to maintain a personable and close working environment for the employees. Offering a great benefits package, opportunities to move up within the company and gain valuable industry experience, this is an outstanding company to be apart of! We are looking for an outstanding Linux/VMware Systems Engineer. Must have strong communication, organizational and documentation skills. Must be willing to collaborate with other teams and IT members.


  • Document design, installation and other system-related information
  • Verify stability, interoperability, portability, security, or scalability of system architecture
  • Collaborate with other coworkers to design solutions and secure compatibility
  • Provide support for the development/troubleshooting of systems
  • Analyze system data, hardware/ software components needed  to meet needs
  • Implement  guidelines for implementing secure systems
  • Oversee system operation to diagnose  problems
  • Plan, tack and meet  project tasks and milestones
  • Assist other systems technicians and provide updated and participates in status meetings
  • Aid technology management tools for monitoring, alerting and problem investigation
  • Provide  support to end-users
  • On call rotation


  • Bachelors degree with 4+ years IT technical service experience
  • 3+ years experience with VMware vSphere 6.x installation, monitoring and troubleshooting
  • 3+ years working with Linux
  • Additional experience with: SAN storage, Windows Server, active directory and group policy
  • Enterprise level ERP environment.
  • Understanding of high-level and networking concepts
  • Experience with executing/testing disaster recovery strategies
  • Experience supporting platforms running an RDBMS
  • Experience with monitoring tools for servers, network and applications

WHEN RESPONDING TO THIS OPPORTUNITY:  Resumes without the required technical skills and experience will not be considered.  Although a strong desire for a certain type of position is a credit to your goal, experience is necessary.  Our client is not considering sponsorship at this time and is not open to relocation expenses.

ID #: TBI13160 – Linux/VMware  Systems Engineer

Rich Bradley: