SpringCM Junior Linux DevOps Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

We are looking for an eager Linux sys admin or DevOps engineer with a passion for automation to work closely with a Sr. DevOps engineer and help us further automate the processes of provisioning, managing, patching, tuning, trouble-shooting and securing our Linux infrastructures. You will be utilizing the latest and greatest technologies to streamline our platform while ensuring that performance and consistency of services are the highest priority. You'll be collaborating closely with Windows DevOps engineers and with other departments.


  • Bachelors / Associates Degree in CS or Engineering

  • 2+ years’ experience supporting Linux servers and environments, RedHat/CentOS experience preferred

  • 1+ year of experience working with a configuration management platform - SaltStack, chef, puppet, etc.

  • 2+ year of experience with administrative use of scripting such as BASH, Shell, Perl, Python, Ruby, and SQL scripting languages

  • Hand-on experience with security benchmarks and system hardening

  • 1+ years supporting complex, distributed applications

  • Proven ability in quickly diagnosing, troubleshooting and resolving software / system related problems Excellent problem solving skills

  • Proficient in using Linux tools to manipulate data, perform upgrades / patches, monitor health and configure systems

  • Good communication skills both written and verbal

  • Self-motivated with good decision-making abilities


We love new ideas that improve and empower. We encourage learning, experimentation and collaboration. We work with a lot of new, interesting technologies and support complex architectures, so the chances of getting bored are very slim. We also offer unlimited PTO, have a very relaxed, casual environment, and are a fun group of people.