Linux Engineer in Westlake, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Westlake, MD
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Do you live and breathe Linux? This is your chance to turn your technical skill into the next great step in your career. Join our team as a Linux Systems Engineer and learn what it means to be more. 

If you consider yourself an innovator, love technology, and want to find an opportunity that will allow you to have an impact on both the projects and products you work on, you've come to the right place. We're seeking a highly skilled Linux Engineer who has the know-how, drive, and ambition to take charge of multiple facets of a complex training system that is used nation-wide. 

As part of our team, you'll work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment that fosters the idea that you are the leading factor in success. You'll take ownership of a variety of projects, leading them to successful completion by utilizing your technical knowledge, guiding your teams, and taking a hands-on approach to both systems design and development. 

Due to federal security contract requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen.

  • Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or similar discipline
  • 2+ years of experience working directly with Linux systems engineering
  • Experience with server provisioning via Cobbler, Foreman, Spacewalk, Katello, Stacki, Maas, or Razor
  • Detailed knowledge of BIOS and UEFI
  • Strong scripting skills with Linux Scripting, BASH, or Python
  • Strong experience with virtualization technologies such as KVM, QEMU, VMWare, Docker, Puppet, or Vagrant
  • Knowledge of Cisco networking products is highly desirable
  • Highly technical mindset, and the ability to communicate technical issues to a non-technical audience
  • All candidates must be eligible for a Secret clearance. Currently active Secret or higher clearance is highly preferable. 

Compensation for this position will be based on the candidate's qualifications, with the expected salary range between $120,000 and $140,000. 

For immediate consideration, please send your formatted resume to

Job ID: 334571

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Don’t miss out on our referral program! If we hire a candidate that you refer us to then you can be eligible for a $1,000 referral check!


  1. Software Engineer Jobs
  2. Systems Engineer Jobs