Sr. Linux Administrator
TAD PGS, Inc - Austin, TX

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TAD PGS, INC. is currently seeking a
Sr. Linux Administrator for one of our clients in
Austin
, TX.

  • This is a Direct Hire/Perm position*
  • MUST be authorized to work for "Any" employer in the USA*
Sr. Linux Administrator

The ideal candidate is highly motivated, imaginative, innovative, easy to work with, and energized by the thought of learning, deploying and testing new cutting edge technologies. This position is a technical role that requires the ability to do everything from install new systems to participating in product design as well as support existing infrastructure. The position is primarily a Senior Linux administrator position with a strong input in the infrastructure planning and implementation.

What you’ll do:
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Play a key technical role in facilitating various technical and business initiatives
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Install and maintain hardware/software solutions that are being reviewed as potential product offerings
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Recommend new infrastructure deployments and changes
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Deploy, manage and maintain all aspects of the Linux infrastructure
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Plan upgrades, maintenances and outages for Linux systems
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Monitor and track capacity for Linux systems
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Manage multiple high level projects at a time
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On-call responsibilities
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Implement new processes that increase efficiency and ensure compliance through training, communication, monitoring and coaching
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Maintain current knowledge of subject matter and technical skills for the businesses supported

Qualifications:
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Bachelor of Science (MC/CS or other related field) or at least 5 yrs. equivalent experience
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5+ years of experience in an Linux focused role with extensive knowledge of administering, diagnostic procedures, and best practices
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Advanced knowledge of Fedora, Centos, Solaris, MySQL, Postfix, Sendmail, DHCP, Bind, LDAP, Kickstart, and configuration management tools
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Experience writing and debugging multiple scripting and programming languages (C, BASH/Python/PERL/etc.)
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Experience with Linux virtualization
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Experience with HA environment development and deployment
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Understanding of networking and network diagnostic techniques
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Understands concepts of E-mail, clustering and databases
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Experience with network storage, such as NFS,NAS, and SAN
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Possess the ability to deliver high-quality work quickly, both individually and in a team environment
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Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills with a desire to take on responsibility
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Motivated self-starter who can lead by example and foster an environment of continuous improvement
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Strong organizational, verbal and written communication skills
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Detail-oriented, Results-driven
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Ability to coach others and provide relational leadership
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Must be well spoken and with a helpful, positive attitude
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Able to work in an environment with multiple responsibilities
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Ideally possess LPIC, CCNA, or other professional Linux and network certifications
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Ability to write thorough documentation

Nice to have: Some light scripting experience and maybe some C, but definitely not a developer.

TAD PGS, INC. specializes in delivering secure, reliable and rapidly implemented workforce solutions to the U.S. Federal marketplace, including U.S. Government agencies and their prime contractors. With more than 50 years of experience, TAD PGS, INC. has earned a reputation for accountability, a value that government agencies and prime contractors both demand and deserve.

A wholly owned subsidiary of the Adecco Group, the world’s largest workplace solutions provider, TAD PGS, INC. sources professionals for the full spectrum of federal positions, from administrative to management, and those contracts requiring extremely niche-oriented technical skills and the highest levels of security clearance.

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