Linux Systems Administrator
STRONGVIEW - Redwood City, CA

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As a member of the Operations Team, this role is responsible for supporting the company with unix systems administration in dev/QA, production and non-production environments. The ideal candidate for this position should have good interpersonal skills and enjoy working in a fast paced environment. The candidate will also need to manage multiple requests and handle them in a timely manner. Candidates must also have strong troubleshooting, written and verbal communication skills and able to work independently with little or no supervision.


Experience installing and supporting *nix OS in a physical and virtual environment such as ESX and Xen.
In-depth knowledge of TCP/IP, DNS, BIND, NFS, SSH, SNMP, NTP services
Strong knowledge of operating system internals, file system structures and machine architectures in a UNIX operating environment.
Experience in performance tuning, package installation, patch management updates, network and server management issues.
Experience with automated installation tools such as kickstart.
Candidates will be expected to demonstrate the ability to write scripts (Perl and/or Shell) to automate processes and problem solving abilities.
Ability to work off-hours for system upgrades, emergencies.
Experienced working in dynamic, fast-paced environment with well-developed practices and procedures.
Team-player who is flexible and able to work with end-users and production issues simultaneously.
Experience running mid-size 24x7 production systems
Proficiency in compiling, customizing and supporting tools and products obtained from source code.
Basic Minimum Qualifications:

5+ years professional experience administering one or more enterprise level Linux operating environments
RedHat Certifications a plus.

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