Senior Linux System Administrator
UpStream Global Services - Sunnyvale, CA

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Senior Linux System Administrator

We are seeking Senior Linux System Administrator to support one of our customers in Sunnyvale, CA who Installs and maintains mission critical systems running Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Suse Linux employing enterprise cluster applications in a 24/7 datacenter environment.

Duties and Responsibilities

: Installs and maintains mission critical systems running Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Suse Linux employing enterprise cluster applications in a 24/7 datacenter environment

: Installs, configures and maintains system applications including DNS, Sendmail, Bind, SSH, TCP/IP and NFS

: Maintains enterprise mass storage systems and network filers

: Carefully follows and employs change control procedures

: Develops and maintains Perl and Shell scripts to enhance deployment and monitoring framework

: Develops and maintains comprehensive documentation for multiple environments

: Makes recommendations on system and process changes as needed

: Provides support for 24x7 customer-facing systems (shared responsibility)

Basic Minimum Qualifications

: 3+ years professional experience administering one or more enterprise level Linux operating environments

: 3+ years professional experience administering network utilities such as Sendmail, Bind, SSH

: Good working knowledge of enterprise mass storage systems

Preferred Qualifications

: Hands on installing and managing servers

: Good working knowledge of NFS and NIS

: Good knowledge of operating system internals, file system structures and machine architectures in a Linux operating environment

: Experience with enterprise backup systems

: Experience with automated installation tools such as Kickstart

: Ability to write and maintain Perl and Shell scripts to automate processes and enhance productivity

: Ability to react at any time of day, onsite or remotely

: Ability to work off-hours for systems upgrades, emergencies

: Ability to solve problems

: Team-player who is flexible and able to work with end-users and production issues simultaneously

: Strong project management and communication skills

: Experienced working in dynamic, fast-paced environment with well-developed practices and procedures

: Experience running mid-size 24x7 production systems (more than 100 servers)

: Proficiency in compiling, customizing and supporting tools and products obtained from source code

: Extensive experience with Netapp filers

: Experience setting up and administering network equipment including firewalls, routers, load balancers and switches is a plus

: Red Hat and/or Suse Certification is a plus

For immediate consideration please contact:
Naresh

UpStream Global Services

projects@upstreamgs.com

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We noticed your information on the job boards or in our database and thought you may have an interest in a project in the Sunnyvale, CA area. Here are the details:

Senior Linux System Administrator

We are seeking Senior Linux System Administrator to support one of our customers in Sunnyvale, CA who Installs and maintains mission critical systems running Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Suse Linux employing enterprise cluster applications in a 24/7 datacenter environment

Duties and Responsibilities

: Installs and maintains mission critical systems running Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Suse Linux employing enterprise cluster applications in a 24/7 datacenter environment

: Installs, configures and maintains system applications including DNS, Sendmail, Bind, SSH, TCP/IP and NFS

: Maintains enterprise mass storage systems and network filers

: Carefully follows and employs change control procedures

: Develops and maintains Perl and Shell scripts to enhance deployment and monitoring framework

: Develops and maintains comprehensive documentation for multiple environments

: Makes recommendations on system and process changes as needed

: Provides support for 24x7 customer-facing systems (shared responsibility)

Basic Minimum Qualifications

: 3+ years professional experience administering one or more enterprise level Linux operating environments

: 3+ years professional experience administering network utilities such as Sendmail, Bind, SSH

: Good working knowledge of enterprise mass storage systems

Preferred Qualifications

: Hands on installing and managing servers

: Good working knowledge of NFS and NIS

: Good knowledge of operating system internals, file system structures and machine architectures in a Linux operating environment

: Experience with enterprise backup systems

: Experience with automated installation tools such as Kickstart

: Ability to write and maintain Perl and Shell scripts to automate processes and enhance productivity

: Ability to react at any time of day, onsite or remotely

: Ability to work off-hours for systems upgrades, emergencies

: Ability to solve problems

: Team-player who is flexible and able to work with end-users and production issues simultaneously

: Strong project management and communication skills

: Experienced working in dynamic, fast-paced environment with well-developed practices and procedures

: Experience running mid-size 24x7 production systems (more than 100 servers)

: Proficiency in compiling, customizing and supporting tools and products obtained from source code

: Extensive experience with Netapp filers

: Experience setting up and administering network equipment including firewalls, routers, load balancers and switches is a plus

: Red Hat and/or Suse Certification is a plus

Note: "Face-to Face interview is a must".

If this project does not match your exact skills perhaps you know of someone with the necessary experience and availability; if so, please feel free to forward this e-mail at your discretion.

Naresh

UpStream Global Services

projects@upstreamgs.com

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