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Senior Principal Linux Engineer

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Full Time Englewood, Colorado Posted 10/24/2022 Business unit: Corporate - CCL - CORPL Areas of interest: Data Center Infrastructure, Engineering, Systems Engineering Requisition Number: 326215BR EGN701
Company Overview
Spectrum is the nation’s fastest-growing mobile provider and leading internet provider. Our tech teams create, develop, and operate leading connectivity products serving nearly 100 million users and 500 million devices. We connect people to what’s next.

This position is eligible to work in a hybrid work model (combination of in-office and remote days).

JOB SUMMARY
In the continuous effort to drive the Charter Cloud and Infrastructure architecture, Charter is looking for a Linux architect to standardize and unify the Linux strategy, certified and security hardened across Charter, an experienced Principal Engineer II, with advanced Linux skills and technical mentorship qualities, is required to help drive this initiative. Works closely with technical operations staff on system design and configuration. Advanced technical and design skills. Collaborates with the design teams and advises team leaders.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.

Assigned complex and critical projects that involve several technical systems and constituents.

Designs, implements, monitors, enhances and troubleshoots systems in assigned areas.

Analyzes and revises existing system logic difficulties and documentation as necessary.

Tests and reviews system designs.

Provides Engineering Technical support and guidance to regional personnel and ensure all technical integration, changes, standards and documentation are met.

Mentors and guides the work of senior technical staff.

Reviews work plans and designs and advises on improvements.

Adheres to industry specific local, state, and federal regulations, as applicable.

Knows, understands and follows company policy.

Performs other duties as requested by manager.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Required Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
    Advanced knowledge and experience in Linux engineering (RPM and Debian), administration, troubleshooting, testing and hardening and performance tuning
    Advanced experience designing, implementing and optimizing Linux file-systems
    Advanced experience using new RPM tools like ip, dnf, nmcli …
    Advanced experience using apt, ubiquity, debian installer, ufw
    Advanced experience in reading and understanding yaml, and json files
    Advanced experience in Automation/Scripting skills: perl, bash and python
    Advanced experience in Gitlab. Creating workflows, CI/CD pipelines, setting variables
    Experience with vcenter, vmware ovftool, and hashicorp vault and packer tools
    Knowledge of CIS Workbench hardening, Linux Test Project and eliciting test cases
    Advanced knowledge in TCP/IP and the OSI Model
    Knowledge of Test-Driven Development (TDD)
    Experience with LDAP
    Experience with API-driven configurations
    Hands-on experience with creating Linux system images and publishing to a repository system such as Artifactory, etc.

Required Education
Masters or Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field or related work experience

Required Related Work Experience and Number of Years
Engineering work experience - 10-15
Project management work experience - 10-15

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Preferred Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Knowledge of company products and services

Preferred Education



Red Hat Certified System Administrator certification

WORKING CONDITIONS
Office environment (hybrid model - in-office and remote days)

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The pay for this position has a salary range of $120,700.00 to $213,900.00. The actual salary offer will carefully consider a wide range of factors, including your skills, qualifications, experience and location. Also, certain positions are eligible for additional forms of compensation such as bonuses.

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