Thomson Reuters Systems Engineer in Rockville, Maryland


Clarivate Analytics, formerly the IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters, accelerates the pace of innovation by providing trusted insights and analytics to customers around the world, enabling them to discover, protect and commercialize new ideas, faster. As the owners, curators and analysts of the most complete and authoritative knowledgebase, Clarivate Analytics will continue to deliver the products and services that customers have come to trust and value. Clarivate Analytics many well‐known brands include the Web of Science, Cortellis, Thomson Innovation, Derwent World Patents Index, Thomson CompuMark, MarkMonitor and TechStreet, among others. We are committed to using best-in-class technology that enables expert solutions to be delivered consistently and with confidence. Customers at the leading edge of innovation, rely on our combination of technology, judgment and long-established experience to help grow their businesses. Those working within the lifecycle of innovation who strive to make a difference are at the heart of what we do.

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We are looking for a hands-on Linux Systems Engineer who has real world Linux experience hardening and managing Linux based systems with a working knowledge of Windows OS. This candidate will be responsible for building, maintaining, and upgrading the Thomson CompuMark’s production enterprise server environment. Ability to evaluate, analyze and resolve complex technical problems. The candidate will be an integral part of the System Operations team supporting multiple geographical locations.

Job Responsibilities:* * Serves as a System Administrator installing, testing, operating, troubleshooting, and maintaining server hardware and operating systems (Linux/Windows) including virtual environments * Administration of Tomcat/WebSphere application server environments and related open source components * Create and manage technical documentation for product installation and administration * Conduct system security audits, including system security checks * Setup and administration of complex multi-tier computing system environments * Perform software upgrades, kernel patches, errata patches * Respond to monitoring alerts and carry out troubleshooting as needed; * Proficiency using scripting languages such as PERL, BASH, KORN Shell * Datacenter responsibilities to include Rack & Stack, Cabling, Troubleshooting * Participates in on-call 24x7 support rotation

Minimum Requirements: * 5 years’ experience with Linux/Windows, VMWare, AWS administration; * Bachelor’s Degree in CS or equivalent work experience; * Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills; * Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with others in a team environment * Strong Linux background (Knowledge of Red Hat, Oracle Linux, SuSE, ) and a good understanding of Windows OS with an ability to use most Linux/Windows commands/utilities; * Familiarity with system administration tools and processes such as booting/shutting down a machine, adding or removing user accounts, using backup programs and fsck, and maintaining system database files (groups, hosts, aliases); * Apache administration, Tomcat / WebSphere; * Troubleshooting of networking problems (from an OS level); * Linux Volume Management experience; * Familiarity with Networking/Security technologies (Ethernet, routers, switches, firewalls, VPN); * Experience with internet technologies (Apache, DNS, TCP/IP). * Ability to lift up to 50lbs At Clarivate Analytics, formerly the IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one – collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences.We’ll bring a world of opportunities.

As a global business we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Clarivate Analytics is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

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Job: *Technology Operations Family Group

Organization: *IP&S Trademarks

Title: Systems Engineer

Location: Maryland-Rockville-Rockville-1455 Research Bl

Requisition ID: JREQ069988