Apex Systems, Inc. Linux Engineer in Deerfield, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6090861 Job SummarynPerforms and implements assignments that impact important /complicated components/processes of the specified functional area of the Technology operation. Work is received in short- and mid-term assignments that are important / complicated undertakings and regularly require the application of independent judgment. Operates within the context of approved methodsnJob ResponsibilitiesnActively participates in the daily operational activities that impact important components / processes of the of the IT work function, and may include responsibilities, such as: *Execution of deployment operations to monitor and improve on pre-release, upgrades and current versions of software.n*Evaluating compatibility of programs with existing hardware and/or software features. *Development of protocols to support established standards. *Improving operation and monitoring of advanced or complex features. *Development of processes and interface requirements.n*Data development and definition of acceptance criteria.nGathers and updates necessary information and communicates to appropriate parties.nUtilizes experience in order to identify problematic relationships. Anticipates, prevents and eliminates problems and creates efficient fixes. Facilitates elimination of problems and roadblocks before they occur.nWorks cross-functionally to accomplish assignments. Interacts with internal and external peers and managers to exchange complex information related to areas of specialization.nMentors less experienced members of the team.nMay assist in live site support and incident resolution that may include on-call rotation.Supervisory ResponsibilitiesnDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities?n(i.e. hiring, recommending/approving promotions and pay increases, scheduling, performance reviews, discipline, etc.)nNonYesnBasic Qualifications & Interests (BQIs)nBachelor's degree and at least 3 years of experience in a technical engineering role, such as software development, release management, deployment engineering, site operations, technical operations or similar OR High school / GED and at least 6 years of experience in a technical engineering role, such as software development, release management, deployment engineering, site operations, technical operations or similar.nExperience in Technology infrastructure, such as Network, Monitoring, Systems, Databases, etc.nExperience establishing & maintaining relationships with individuals at all levels of the organization, in the business community & with vendors.nExperience using time management skills such as prioritizing/organizing and tracking details and meeting deadlines of multiple projects with varying completion datesnExperience analyzing and reporting data in order to identify issues, trends, or exceptions to drive improvement of results and find solutions.nTravel Requirements: (if required)nWilling to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).nPreferred Qualifications & Interests (PQIs)nBachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, MathematicsnExperience identifying operational issues and recommending and implementing strategies to resolve problems.nExperience with programming languagesnKnowledge of IT technologiesnEEO EmployernApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities o to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.nVEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.