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Guidehouse Senior Linux AWS Administrator in Helena, Montana

Job Family :

Systems Engineering (Digital)

Travel Required :


Clearance Required :

Ability to Obtain Public Trust

Dovel Technologies, a Guidehouse Company is looking for a Senior Linux AWS Administrator supporting a new program/customer initiatives. This is a Full time remote role that include,

  • AWS Infrastructure as Code using CloudFormation, or Terraform.

  • AWS services management, maintenance and optimization activities.

  • Linux troubleshooting, maintenance and optimization activities.

  • Puppet or Ansible-based Linux Systems administration.

  • Clustering and Cloud Technologies.

  • Security based approach to Infrastructure.

  • Backup and Recovery solution options native to AWS.

  • Performance Tuning and Optimization.

  • Monitoring with CloudWatch, Zabbix, Splunk.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support Cloud development pipelines using Jenkins, Cloud Formation, Puppet and other tools as appropriate.

  • Support containerization technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes, other technologies.

  • Script and automate system tasks to reduce manual repetitive work using Terraform, Puppet and other technologies as appropriate.

  • Experience supporting Java applications on Tomcat.

  • Participate in production software deployments working closely with other members of the production support group to ensure the proper transition of system changes into the production environments.

  • Perform general technical trouble shooting and provide consultation to development teams.

  • Report issues to management and work to identify root cause of system related issues.

  • Create and maintain technical documentation including system diagrams and operational procedures.


  • Bachelor’s degree, or in lieu of a degree, equivalent related work experience.

  • 7 years of experience as a Linux administrator.

  • 5 years of experience as a Linux administrator in AWS.

  • Extensive understanding of Linux Operating System.

  • Linux Red Hat; Linux Admin; Linux Server Hardening.

  • Experience supporting tools like Puppet, Rundeck, Jenkins,Jmanage.

  • Experience supporting Red Hat Linux (Version 7 and above).

  • Experience supporting Amazon Linux2.

  • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining Unix/Linux server networks.

  • 5 years with Tomcat, Apache, and Java based applications.

  • Install, configure, and maintain Unix Linux systems and software.

  • Ability to conduct effective research into Unix Linux issues and products.

  • Ability to meet delivery deadlines.

  • Work independently or as part of a team and have strong communication skills.

  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment.

  • On call rotation.

Experience supporting the following technologies would be a bonus:

  • AWS: VPC's,EC2's,S3,EBS,Encryption,LandingZone,Lambda,Kinesis,ECS,Workspaces.

  • Bash, Python, scripting and automation.

  • AWS Database concepts.

  • Atlassian Products (Jira, Bitbucket ,Confluence).

The annual salary range for this position is $119,800.00-$179,700.00. Compensation decisions depend on a wide range of factors, including but not limited to skill sets, experience and training, security clearances, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs.

What We Offer:

Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.

Benefits include:

  • Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance

  • Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays

  • Parental Leave

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan

  • Group Term Life and Travel Assistance

  • Voluntary Life and AD&D Insurance

  • Health Savings Account, Health Care & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Transit and Parking Commuter Benefits

  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability

  • Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development, Certifications & Learning Opportunities

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach

  • annual membership

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Supplemental Benefits via Corestream (Critical Care, Hospital Indemnity, Accident Insurance, Legal Assistance and ID theft protection, etc.)

  • Position may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive bonus

About Guidehouse

Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.

If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at . All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.

Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.