IT Server Support Administrator/VMware/Cloud/ RedHat Linux/Must Be Clearable
Technical Support Services
USA-LA: LOUISIANA-BOSSIER CITY
Remote Work Authorized
Oct 24, 2012, 12:51:19 PM
CSC has an exciting opportunity for a Server Support Administrator focused on operating, maintaining and upgrading a private, customer provided, Cloud Infrastructure as a Service environment. Individual may receive training on cloud specific infrastructure and systems. Successful candidates must be willing to obtain Clearance. Shift work is required.
May be required to be on-call, work weekends and some evening work.
Experience with virtualized products (i.e. VMware, vCenter, vSphere) and providing support to Enterprise-wide virtual systems is desired
RedHat Linux O/S administration is desired
Experience implementing and sustaining virtual systems in a teaming environment helpful
Selected applicant will be subject to a background investigation and must meet the eligibility requirements for clearance
Essential Job Functions
Provides technical expertise for appropriate level distributed systems environments on issues related to servers, local services, data centers, server configuration, and to ensure that client needs are met.
Participates in requirements definition, specification, design, development, and integration of systems and network management on projects to ensure services adhere to client specifications.
Tests, integrates, maintains, and addresses escalated problems in systems environments for smaller sized projects, including testing and integrating hardware and software, using necessary resources and personnel.
Provide configuration management, inventory management, fault management, and trouble management support on already established servers or networks. Supports periodic maintenance and upgrades of distributed computer environments.
Performs risk and consequence assessment for projects; assists in identifying cost reduction opportunities to safeguard company and client interests.
Coordinates with technical staff in providing clients with appropriate level support services.
May provide leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel.
Assists client in setting the company distributed computing strategic technology direction based on experience and feedback from users.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelor's degree in computer science, management information systems, or related field preferred
Four or more years of related experience
Experience working with computer server hardware, operating systems, and specific applications within distributed systems environments
Experience working with systems management frameworks, protocols, and tools
Experience working with appropriate software and hardware programs
A+, Security+, or System Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) desirable (successful candidates will be expected to
obtain at least one of these certifications within 6 months of hire)
Organization skills to balance and prioritize work
Communication skills to interact with team members and support staff
Skilled in integrating distributed computing hardware and software systems
Leadership skills to guide and mentor the work of less experienced personnel
Interpersonal skills to interact with customers, team members, and senior level personnel
Ability to work in a team environment
Willingness to travel
CSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
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