Senior Support Engineer in Rockville, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/29/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Rockville, MD
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Job Description

Our client is dedicated to ensuring the integrity of the financial market and protecting investors.  With over a dozen various “Best Places to Work” awards, our client has proven that a position with them is more than a just a job.  They are currently looking for a Senior Support Engineer now to join their award winning team.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Senior Support Engineer:

  • Support operations for AWS hosted platforms and some on premise systems
  • Perform big data processing and meet SLA (Service License Agreement) for critical systems
  • Support: UNIX, Windows, Oracle, Postgres, MSSQL, AWS (EMR, EC2, S3, RDS), AWS CloudWatch, Batch Scheduling, etc.
  • Serve as backup administrator for JAMS batch scheduling tool - maintain, administer, and upgrade batch tool software and AWS infrastructure
  • Regularly participate in operational enhancement development

Requirements of the Senior Support Engineer:

  • At least 8 years of experience in operations
  • Experience supporting Linux/Unix and Windows systems
  • Heavy scripting experience in Perl and Python is required
  • AWS experience is required; EC2, S3, RDS, EBS Volumes, ELB, and Security Groups is required
  • Experience with SQL and MS SQL for AWS/on-premise is required
  • Experience assisting end users with troubleshooting and operational issues
  • Knowledge of setup/provisioning of server environments to support application releases
  • Batch scheduling experience preferred
  • Systems integration experience preferred
  • Experience with application deployment preferred; automated deployment a plus
  • Motivated self-starter, reliable, with strong time/task management skills
  • Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written

Keywords: Senior Support Engineer, Linux, Unix, Windows, Perl, Python, AWS, SQL, MS SQL, Batch Scheduling, Systems Integration, Application Deployment, Automated Deployment, Financial Services

Job ID: 312692

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 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.

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