Franklin American Mortgage Company
  • Franklin, TN, USA
  • Full Time

System Engineer I (Linux)


Franklin American Mortgage is looking for an experienced, professional individual to join our IT Department. The System Engineer I will collaborate with others in the Operations team and work to define architecture of new solutions and manage/maintain existing production systems.



  • Maintain middleware solutions, such as JBOSS, RabbitMQ, Tomcat, MySQL, etc.
  • Trend the systems to identify issues before they create an impact to the production environment.
  • Provision guests, IP and network configurations, installation and configuration of new VM hosts, migration of guests from cluster to cluster, and high availability capabilities of VMware.
  • Aid in the deployment, analysis/troubleshooting, and maintenance of our Ubuntu Linux environment.
  • Interact with development teams as needed.
  • Works with Linux environments through capacity management, problem management, and overall operational stability of solutions hosted by the systems.
  • Assist in the configuration and management of Windows systems, including Active Directory
  • Other duties as reasonably assigned.



  • Bachelor degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent relevant work experience
  • 1-2+ years' experience install/ configure / manage BSD, Ubuntu, Debian, or other Linux Server distros
  • Knowledge of Linux middleware deployments (e.g. Apache, JBOSS, Tomcat, etc)
  • Experience with SAN Storage management. NetApp Experience preferred but not required
  • Conversant with automation solutions such as Chef, Ansible, or Puppet
  • Experience managing Windows server and Active Directory with Linux nodes
  • Understanding of network switching and firewalling is preferred
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Excellent critical-thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent analytical skills, with strong attention to detail
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Excellent computer technical skills
  • Excellent basic programming skills, with advanced experience preferred
  • Ability to work efficiently in a team environment and individually
  • Ability to interact with all levels of individuals, both internally and externally
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment with low tolerance for error
  • Ability to adapt to shifting priorities based on business demands
  • Professional dress and demeanor
  • Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand


Company Overview:

Franklin American Mortgage Company is a privately-held mortgage banking firm. We are built upon traditional values and beliefs and our dedication to professionalism, unparalleled customer service and integrity in decision making and processes continues to set us apart within the industry. Internally, employee feedback often talks about our team oriented culture, supportive management and our ability to focus on growing and encouraging employees to achieve success individually and collaboratively through team dynamics. We choose to challenge ourselves to continue to be the best mortgage banker in an evolving industry.

Franklin American Mortgage Company offers a three-tiered Medical Plan, Dental, Vision, Disability Plans, Company Paid Life Insurance and Wellness Program. Medical Insurance is available within 30 days of employment. Franklin American also offers Paid Time Off, Holiday Pay, 401k plan, professional work environment, room for growth and career advancement.


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Franklin American Mortgage Company
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