ActX, Inc., a leader in the cutting-edge field of genetics technology, is currently expanding its technology team! We are building highly scalable, reliable systems running in a secure cloud. Our unique DevOps environment employs innovative new processes that assist everyone's productivity. We're seeking a full-time Systems Administrator with excellent Linux skills, true programming and scripting talent, and the ability to learn new technologies quickly. This full time position offers a competitive compensation package, including medical/dental/vision insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, 401(k), pre-tax commuter plan, and stock options. Required qualifications: • College Degree in a related field, or comparable educational experience • **Significant** Linux experience • 2 years experience as a **System Administrator** which includes maintaining and troubleshooting systems and networks, and managing a 24x7 web service infrastructure • Automation experience in scripting languages (Bash / Python / Ruby ) • Demonstrated experience with configuration platforms, preferably Chef • Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills, with the ability to "own" an issue and follow it through to resolution • Positive attitude that fosters productivity in a team setting • Excellent communication and documentation skills • Availability to work extended hours and on-call support, as needed to maintain a 24x7 environment • Lives in the greater Seattle area Desired skills: • Experience with Amazon AWS or other cloud systems • Experience with Development tools such as Git Above all, we're looking for the right fit for our DevOps team! If you meet our criteria and you're looking for a great opportunity with an industry leader, email your cover letter and resume today.