Production Engineering Ops (3rd Shift)

Lockport, New York | Freelance | Job ID #59502 |
Posted Earlier this month

Associate Production Engineering Ops needed for a long term contract engagement.
This is an overnight shift (10pm-8am) - 4 days a week.


  • You will play a major role in working effectively with peers to create a positive environment within the team
  • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills; critical thinking and troubleshooting skills; the ability to multitask in order to facilitate the resolution of multiple incidents at any given time; and the vision to automate in order to better scale and streamline process

Daily Responsibilities:

  • Monitor the production infrastructure for stability and performance in order to maintain 24x7x365 operations
  • Act with self-direction to manage a shifting workload. Utilize communication skills via chat, in person and over video call to effectively convey critical info
  • Interact with our Engineering, Incident, and Development teams to rapidly resolve complex problems
  • Participate in the knowledge transfer on a short term and long term basis


  • An AA degree or higher in a computer related field or equivalent industry experience
  • Working knowledge of Linux OS internals (file systems, storage, process lifecycle, etc.), and basic Linux command line system health diagnostic tools
  • Solid understanding of LAMP architecture and services
  • Working knowledge of a TCP/IP network environment
  • Working knowledge of HTTP, DNS, NFS, RAID, and DHCP is preferred


  • Certifications such as RHCSA, CCNA or equivalent

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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