The OpenShift Engineer will play a crucial role in designing, implementing, and managing containerization and orchestration solutions using Red Hat OpenShift. This position involves working closely with our development and operations teams to facilitate the deployment, scaling, and management of applications in our enterprise environment. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Design, deploy, and manage OpenShift clusters, ensuring high availability, performance, and scalability. 
  • Work with development teams to containerize applications, implementing CI/CD pipelines for automated testing and deployment using OpenShift. 
  • Monitor and troubleshoot OpenShift environments, identifying and resolving issues to ensure optimal performance. 
  • Implement security best practices for containerized applications and manage user access control and permissions within OpenShift. 
  • Collaborate with IT security teams to incorporate security policies and procedures into the OpenShift platform. 
  • Document OpenShift configurations, processes, and procedures, ensuring that best practices are followed. 
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest OpenShift features and Kubernetes ecosystem developments, recommending improvements to our infrastructure as appropriate. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field. 
  • Extensive experience with Red Hat OpenShift and containerization technologies such as Docker. 
  • Strong understanding of Kubernetes and its application within OpenShift for orchestration and management of containerized applications. 
  • Proficiency in CI/CD tools and practices, with experience implementing automated pipelines in an OpenShift environment. 
  • Knowledge of Linux/Unix administration, scripting languages (e.g., Bash, Python), and infrastructure as code (IaC) tools (e.g., Ansible, Terraform). 
  • Familiarity with cloud services (AWS, Azure, GCP) and integrating them with OpenShift. 
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment. 
  • Strong communication and documentation abilities. 

Please note that this is a direct-hire opportunity only; we are not considering candidates for corp-to-corp arrangements or offshore partnerships at this time. 

Silex offers a comprehensive, competitive, and inclusive set of health, financial and other benefits that support your total well-being. Eligibility varies based on full or part-time status, exempt or non-exempt status. 

Silex Data Solutions, a high-growth, privately owned systems integrator operated business based in Tennessee, is at the cutting-edge of IT innovation. Our team, comprising seasoned IT veterans, takes a holistic approach to technology, focusing on Business Processes and IT Automation. We are dedicated to Research & Development, constantly pushing the boundaries to provide efficient, cost-effective solutions that maximize ROI for our clients. Our unique delivery methodology ensures a deep understanding of client needs, offering opportunities for education and empowerment in new IT initiatives. At Silex, we not only commit to technological advancement but also to the growth and development of our team, providing a dynamic environment where technical skills can flourish and career opportunities abound. 

Job Category: Information Technology
Job Location: US

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