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US Foods Sr Analyst Technical Engineering in Rosemont, Illinois

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The primary purpose of the Sr. Analyst, Technical Engineering is to contribute to the strategy, design, implementation, and administration of a large, complex Redhat Linux systems environments in both private (VMware) and public(AWS) clouds. Goal is to ensure high levels of stability, performance, availability, and security. This individual also participates in the planning and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure infrastructure provisioning and maintenance that is consistent with company goals, industry best practices, and regulatory requirements.

  • Provide domain expertise for the design, planning, configuration, implementation, and testing of system and cloud infrastructure

  • Provide technical support and problem resolution

  • Provide technical support documentation, automation, processes and procedures to support problem resolution

  • Apply standard concepts, best practices, and procedures within a particular domain specialty

  • Document system infrastructure configurations, mappings, and processes

  • Maintenance and administration of system and cloud infrastructure

  • Develop and maintain automation for provisioning and self-services infrastructure platforms

  • Collaborates with project managers, IT domains, and support teams abiding by cultural beliefs to work together effectively and efficiently in an agile environment

  • Identifies and implements opportunities to reduce problems and optimize support

  • Monitor, test, and tune system performance

  • Perform and test system configurations, backups and restores to ensure system recovery from error or outage

  • Design and implement system security policy and configurations



  • Bachelor degree required, preferably BS, IS, or CIS

  • Certifications preferred LPI, MCSE, AWS, VCAP, CCNA, SCSA

Related Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience is required

  • 4+ years’ experience in IT field area specialty – Redhat Linux Administration

  • Experience with AWS and Kubernetes preferred


  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Ability to quickly learn new processes, and absorb and retain information

  • Good interpersonal and oral communication skills

  • Experience working with Redhat and Amazon Linux required

  • Experience with virtualization (VMware /vSphere) and containerization ( Kubernetes )

  • Experience with AWS infrastructure and administration

  • Experience coding and scripting with Shell, Ruby, or Perl

  • Experience with Automation software (Chef, Rightscale/Flexera, Cloudformations)

  • Experience with Redhat Linux OS upgrades preferred

  • Solid SAN, storage, and system backup knowledge

  • Solid network knowledge (OSI layers, TCP/IP)

  • Database knowledge Oracle, MySQL, RDS

  • HP-UX experience – Nice to have

  • Familiar with EC2 Console

  • Familiar with Linux Patching in AWS.

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We're continually updating our safety procedures and taking every measure to ensure the protection of our candidates, associates and customers. Our workplace safety efforts include using sanitized interview rooms, social distancing, providing masks and gloves and sanitizing truck cab interiors. We also have COVID-19 Wellness Checks for anyone entering our facilities and safety barriers in select locations in our production facilities. To help our customers make it in this challenging time, we’re providing robust support including webinars, one-on-one consults with our experts and detailed reopening materials.

US Foods is proud to have donated $10 million in food to help with COVID-19 relief efforts to help our local communities make it. Learn more here .

US Foods is one of America’s great food companies and a leading foodservice distributor, partnering with approximately 300,000 restaurants and foodservice operators to help their businesses succeed. With 28,000 employees and more than 70 locations, US Foods provides its customers with a broad and innovative food offering and a comprehensive suite of e-commerce, technology and business solutions. US Foods is headquartered in Rosemont, Ill., and generates more than $28 billion in annual revenue. Visit to learn more.

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