CIT Group Inc.

Unix Engineer

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Information Technology - IT Engineering


Founded in 1908, CIT (NYSE: CIT) is a financial holding company with more than $65 billion in assets. Its principal bank subsidiary, CIT Bank, N.A., (Member FDIC, Equal Housing Lender) has more than $30 billion of deposits and more than $40 billion of assets. It provides financing, leasing and advisory services principally to middle market companies across a wide variety of industries primarily in North America, and equipment financing and leasing solutions to the transportation sector. It also offers products and services to consumers through its Internet bank franchise and a network of retail branches in Southern California, operating as OneWest Bank, a division of CIT Bank, N.A.


This is a senior-level position on CIT’s Server Engineering (Hosting) Team, which provides 3rd level support of CIT’s Unix/Linux servers. The candidate will be responsible for maintaining CIT’s corporate server environment providing hands-on support and subject matter expertise.   


  • System engineering for Redhat Linux and IBM AIX
  • Automation of provisioning and decommissioning servers
  • System and Application monitoring
  • Implementation of configuration management tools such as Puppet
  • Access management principles and automation of associated processes
  • Security best practices and system hardening
  • Performance management and tuning
  • Capacity management and reporting
  • Adherence to committed deliverables, and regular communication of progress to management
  • Recommend, develop, and improve policies, procedures and standards relevant to the technology infrastructure
  • Mentor peers and customers on new technologies
  • Closely adhere to CIT’s Service Desk, Change Management, and Security policies and procedures
  • Interface with the Auditors and Information Security to address any CIT Unix server compliance issues
  • Participate in the periodic execution of the business continuance plan, including coordination, after-hours attendance, and documentation updates
  • On-going review of systems design; work with team to constantly improve service offerings, service “up time” and the overall customer experience
  • Keep current on technologies being supported


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