System Admin.-Unix/Linux, Bentonville, AR. 3 months +(Probable long term),
Will hire from single phone screen (retail Domain Helpful)
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Production Support – 75%
Provide 24/7 on-call systems operational support on rotation basis.
Identify and resolve more than 95% issues proactively with system monitoring tool
When on-call, ensure the System has sufficient capacity.
Effectively follow change management guidelines for all the changes made to the production and pre-production systems.
Lead initiative to develop scripts and other programs for systems monitoring and maintenance.
Lead internal projects and manage and mentor junior Systems Administrators
Lead continuous improvement initiative to eliminate repetitive problems
Project work 25%
Deploy and manage mission critical systems.
Participate in Failure Point Analysis for subsystem and implement resulting projects.
Make design recommendations for internal software and hardware projects.
Participate in the management of a multi-site data center production environment.
Playing a vital role in the design, operation, implementation, and maintenance .
Minimum educational level: B.S. in computer science(or similar) or equivalent experience
Experience & Desired Skills: 5+ years of Unix(Solaris)/Linux systems experience in a large, 24x7 environment
Sun hardware, high end server experience a plus
Advanced Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM) and VERITAS Cluster Server (VCS) or other High-availability service.
Experience with Networking (sub-netting, routing, etc.) and SAN concepts(provisioning, use, etc.)
Experience with BIND, Sendmail, LDAP, and Apache ECommerce active/active site build, design and failure point analysis experience.
Ability to document project designs, process, and policy
Shell scripting (Bourne, Perl, Awk, Sed, etc.) prowess.
Strong 24x7 Operations mindset
Ability to translate business requirements into efficient technology.
Ability to lead projects and see business and technical components.
Owns technical direction can dependably execute on underlying technology which affects single projects.
Can interact with the business and represent the project view with standard management oversight.
Interacts effectively with business and PM’s to design and implement new functionality.
Strong drive, excellent work ethics and a strong commitment to the team and company's success.
Ability to articulate advanced technical topics (e.g. process scheduling, disk and file system I/O, kernel internals, TCP/IP communications at all levels).
Ability to write project plans and lead problem-solving activities.
Ability to work in high-pressured but highly structured, customer oriented environment.
Ability to document sub-systems and project designs