Red Hat Infra Engineer/Linux System Admin Sr. Consultant | Remote | USA

Remote | North America

Red Hat Infrastructure Engineer

Remote | USA 

Looking for an exciting opportunity using the hottest technologies? Want tons of exposure and limitless development and engineering opportunities available to you? Well, look no further!

Opticca is looking for a talented Infrastructure Engineer to join our growing Red Hat Consulting Practice. This position will offer you the challenge you love, with the benefits and stability you need. Apply today!

About the Role:

In this role, you will work in a small team of consultants and system engineers to understand server configuration requirements, database and application interdependencies and interactions, collaborate with internal and external teams to define RHEL server build requirements, build RHEL servers, and install/configure databases on RHEL servers. You'll contribute to the team's capabilities by demonstrating technical excellence, initiative, creativity, learning, sharing, and ability to work as part of a team. As a consultant, you will also use your Linux systems administration and automation background to install, configure, deploy, automate, and maintain RHEL Servers. You will apply InfrastructureAsCode (IaC) practices and work with automation tools like Ansible, HPSA, Puppet to automate builds and create workflows to streamline the process. Successful applicants must have 3-5 years of Linux experience, 3+ years of RHEL 7/8 experience, experience configuring RHEL servers for databases, good communication skills, and an ability to escalate issues and drive for solutions.


  • Participates in the evolution of company level best practices, standards, and policies as it is related to infrastructure design, deployment, and maintenance.
  • Provide direction to a client in the areas of cloud infrastructure, containers, networking, security, virtualization, automation, storage, etc.
  • Help organizations transform from a legacy mindset to a modern operation focusing on automation, containerization, orchestration, and DevOps.
  • Ensure that the solutions being deployed are resilient, supportable, and well documented.
  • Collaborate with personnel across multiple departments and technologies on cross-team projects.
  • Ensures that design and infrastructure is “cloud-ready” leveraging the latest design patterns and deployment techniques.
  • Sets expectations and priorities throughout the infrastructure life cycle.
  • Works as a member of an agile team.


  • 3+ years of experience as a system administrator in a Linux environment in a RHEL environment
  • Intermediate/Advanced knowledge of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 and 8
  • Experience using configuration/deployment automation tools (HPSA, Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Saltstack, Terraform...) (Ansible preferred)
  • Current on IaaS and PaaS patterns in the industry.
  • Experience with source code management (SCM) such as GIT
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to escalate issues and drive for solutions

Nice To Have:

  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification is a plus 
  • Experience with Cloud Infrastructure (AWS, GCP, or Azure) is a plus
  • Storage solutions experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of any Infrastructure management tool (Cloudforms, CloudFoundry, VCloud, etc)
  • Experience working with VMWare virtualization suite.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of installing, configuring, and tuning databases (Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, Postgres) on RHEL servers
  • Good understanding of ITIL practices
  • Experience with any ITSM solution, ServiceNow is a plus


About us:

Opticca Consulting is a visionary tech consultancy focused on transformative cloud development. Leveraging 10+ years of high-level cloud architecture experience, the latest technologies, and an extensive partner network that includes Red Hat, Azure, and other top software providers, our specialized team of advisors helps organizations across North America collaborate more efficiently, achieve tech independence, and speed up end-to-end application development. From microservice implementations to CI/CD pipeline support, we take pride in our ability to take on a wide assortment of complex cloud-based projects and turn tech challenges into positive outcomes.

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