We are seeking an experienced Linux Delivery Administrator to support our client near St. Louis, MO. This is a 12 month, W2 contract position, with a possible 12 month extension.
Softtek offers a generous benefits package for our consultants, with no waiting period .
Essential Job Function:Job Description:
Responsible for global delivery of new Linux based compute infrastructure in an enterprise environment with a strong Linux Server Administration experience (Linux, Susie VMware RedHat Hadoop)
Gather vendor quotes, provide cost estimates, coordinate hardware datacenter placement, and operating system provisioning.
Design and implement Windows and Linux (SLES, RedHat) based server infrastructure from the standardized reference architecture.
Developing scripts to automate administrative tasks.
Collaborate with middleware and application development teams (Oracle DBA’s, WebLogic, SharePoint, Informattica and SAP Basis Admin’s) to deliver the production solutions.
Participating in an on-call rotation.
Develop processes/build documentation for upgrades, new technologies in Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) format and able to ensure adherence to it.
Form good communication links with other technical teams, in order to increase the quality of support and service to the end user.
Act as a member of quick-response user-support team and will often work under demanding deadlines, operating independently to resolve complex end-user problems.
Foster a sense of urgency identifies and overcomes obstacles. Balances the big picture with day-to-day activities/issues for their technology. Persistent in the pursuit of results.
Takes responsibility for the physical delivery and ongoing support of products/services, applications, network systems and overall solutions.
Performs systems software upgrades, workstation setups and server configurations.
Maintains software and hardware inventories.
Takes responsibility for more than one of the disciplines used.
Required Skills / Experience:
Experience with Linux administration in an enterprise environment (5+ years or equivalent).
Experience working with servers in a SAN environment.
Shell script development and automating jobs in the UNIX/Linux environment.
Experience participating in small projects and collaborating with cross functional teams on projects.
Excellent English verbal and written communications skills.
Experience with NFS servers and/or NAS solutions.
Linux, Susie VMware RedHat Hadoop
UCS blade server, Dell and VMware
Experience serving as the technical lead on P2V conversion initiatives using technologies including Migration Manager, VMware converter, and PlateSpin.
Education / Certifications:
BS Degree or equivalent experience.
Candidates must pass a background check and skills assessment.
Softtek Integration Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, marital or veteran status, place of national origin and other categories protected by law are not factors in employment, promotion, compensation or working conditions.
SOFTTEK Company Summary
Founded in 1982, Softtek is a global provider of process-driven IT solutions with 30 offices in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. With nine Global Delivery Centers in Mexico, China, Brazil, Argentina and Spain, Softtek helps improve time-to-business-solution, lower costs of existing applications, deliver better engineered and tested applications, and produce predictable outcomes for top-tier corporations in over 20 countries. Through on-site, on-shore and its trademarked Global Nearshore™ service delivery models, Softtek teams with CIOs to constantly increase the business value of IT. Softtek is the creator and a leader of the nearshore industry.
We aspire to transcend as a leading global provider of IT and business process solutions, forging longstanding and mutually beneficial relationships built on a foundation of earned trust. We will build our future by being a well-grounded and socially responsible company, with a profitable track record, delivering innovative high quality services, driven by a passionate, human-centric culture.
US Operations Corporate Offices:
3636 South Geyer Rd Sunset Hills, MO 63127
o Application-Related Services
o Business Process Outsourcing
o IT Infrastructure Support
o Software Products and Associated Services
o Softtek is a preferred service provider for several Fortune 500 organizations
o Top-tier corporations in the markets where we operate
Awards and Distinctions:
o SEI CMMi Level 5
o Six Sigma Corporate Program
o IAOP Global Outsourcing 100 List®, 2009, 2010, 2011
o 10 SAP Award of Excellence in “Best Regional Partner” category
o Named as a "Strong Performer" for SAP Implementation services by Forrester
o Globalization-2010 Award for Performance, GE GDC Program
o BusinessWeek Emerging Outsourcing Players
o ISO 9001:2008 (for Procurement Services from Aguascalientes, Mexico and for “Design, development, support and IT application improvements” in Argentina)
o ISO 9001:2008 Certification (for Development, Maintenance & Application Support in Brazil)
o Gartner Best Solution Delivery Award 2004
o The Global Services 100 - Top Company to Watch South of the Border 2007 & 2008 and Top Company to Watch in Latin America 2006 by neoIT and Global Services Magazine
o Great Place to Work® Institute’s Best Places to Work For: Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico
o Only Latin-American company in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Offshore Application Services 2006 & 2007
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