Systems Engineer

Location: Irvine, CA 92697
Department: Engineering

Compensation: $ - $

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid PTO
  • Flexible Work Schedule

Paciolan is seeking an experienced Systems Engineer to join our Technical Services team. In this role, the candidate will design, architect and illustrate Linux/Storage solutions.  The position will involve interaction with both internal and external clients to achieve a high level of customer satisfaction, as well as work to improve and strengthen the current Linux systems infrastructure.  A critical component of the role is the ability to maintain and assess all components necessary for server security and operational management. The successful applicant will possess a strong background in installation, administration, monitoring and triage of Linux and Storage products. 

What the job includes:

  • Support our core Linux infrastructure technologies, including Pure Storage SAN disk arrays
  • Take ownership in providing systems engineering, technical support, and performance improvements in a high-volume e-commerce environment
  • Provide Linux administrative expertise in managing and maintaining multiple Linux servers across several time zones
  • Field, review, and resolve day-to-day hardware and software problems; Provide day-to-day maintenance of systems
  • Provide recommendations for system changes to management based on internal customer requests and analysis
  • Regularly engage in hardware capacity planning activities and maintaining appropriate configuration documentation
  • Interface with vendor partners to provide necessary contracted support and technology solutions
  • Provide 2nd level support for Linux and Storage issues – on call coverage required
  • Provide operational monitoring and support of operational efforts 

What is required of you:

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 3-5 years experience as a Unix Engineer utilizing Linux server platforms, preferably for a high volume, 24 x 7 ASP, e-commerce environment
  • Proficient in the following:
    • Working knowledge of RH/CentOS and Rocky Linux operating systems
    • Unix shell and/or Perl scripting
  • Ability to work early hour and weekend work on a rotational basis
  • Strong collaborative orientation to encourage and foster sharing of knowledge and experience within the department and with other business groups
  • Engineering experience with Linux
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize daily work to simultaneously make progress between client trouble calls and ongoing infrastructure projects
  • Good analytical, verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong focus on customer service
  • In depth experience with server setup and troubleshooting, server monitoring tools, systems administration and performance reporting.
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to an atmosphere of teamwork through collaborative behavior and open communication
  • Experience working in an enterprise data center environment
  • Familiarity with load balancers, LAN and WAN devices, and general networking knowledge
  • Comfortable with juggling multiple high-priority tasks and have a drive to exceed expectations

Skills that are a plus!

  • Experience with Storage Area Networks (especially Pure Storage)
  • Automation using Ansible
  • Experience with Cisco’s UCS and MDS products
  • Backup and recovery solutions using Netbackup Enterprise Server
  • Experience with the Rocket U2 Universe Database product
  • HACMP / Dynamic Logical Partitioning, Storage Area Networks, database technologies, and multi-site disaster recovery solutions
  • Experience with RH/CentOS 7 and Rock Linux
  • Knowledge of UNIX security
  • AWS experience with S3 and EC2


LEARFIELD is the leading media and technology services company in intercollegiate athletics. The company unlocks the value of college sports for brands and fans through an omnichannel platform with innovative content and commerce solutions for fan engagement. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, the company has long had the privilege of being an advocate for intercollegiate athletics and the student-athlete experience. Our suite of services includes licensing and multimedia sponsorship management; publishing, audio, digital and social media; data analytics; ticketing, ticket sales and professional concessions expertise; branding; campus-wide business and sponsorship development; and venue technology systems.

Our people-friendly culture is a hallmark of our style and approach to business and is rooted in values demonstrating intentional and active care for other people. The company and its employees strive each day to live by the company's value statement: “build the team, grow the company, have fun, love and serve others.” 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. LEARFIELD is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity.