CTG is in immediate need of multiple SUSE LINUX Systems Administrators to support a large retail customer's growing Linux environment. The Linux Systems Administrators will provide focused Linux Software Technical Support for a Fortune 20 Retail customer. The SUSE LINUX Systems Administrators will analyze technical problems and create solutions involving the use of existing techniques or tools. The SUSE LINUX Systems Administrators will be responsible for daily Linux systems administrative / system support duties, which would include on call support, carrying a pager, and third shift rotations as well as proactive monitoring of the LINUX environment and skills transfer to team members.
The Linux Systems Administrators must have experience in these areas: Linux OS (Suse 10x/11x) Administration/Support Strong Debugging Skills including kernel knowledge and how to solve internal systems problems, including developing and validating bug fixes Ability to interface closely with a development team for short and long-term software fixes Strong Korn / BASH / Perl shell scripting skills RPM Packaging Day to day administration skills along with LINUX monitoring Solid understanding of networking Networking including TCP/IP experience Ability to perform OS Updates Virtualization software (Xen) experience Hadoop skills are preferred but not a requirement Storage - iscsi, sas, drbd experience React to fix field escalated issues promptly Education / Mentoring of other team members Good Customer Support skills Good Verbal and Written Communication skills Good Troubleshooting and Analytical Skills Rollout and project management experience is a plus SUSE LINUX systems administrator for this role should be able to understand a large scale, enterprise culture / organization and have previous experience working in a large scale environment. Should be a good problem solver with the ability to adapt and be very business savvy. English / Spanish Bilingual and English / Spanish / Portuguese Trilingual candidates are welcome to apply though that is not a requirement for this job, we do have openings for skilled LINUX administrators who can speak those languages. Additional Project Information: Project Duration: Ongoing W-2 Contract renewed at the beginning of each calendar year Project Location: Bentonville, Arkansas / No telecommuting option. All hired candidates must relocate to Bentonville, Arkansas. Employment Type: Available on a W-2 basis only; Due to customer contract restrictions no third party applications will be accepted Pre-Employment Screening: Criminal Background Check, Drug Test, and Education Verification are required Target pay rates DOE and are negotiable based on previous work experience. Pay rates between $40/hr to $65/hr are available. If you're interested in a successful career with a company who knows how to treat their employees please apply through the link below. Thank you for your interest!
For additional information call Senior CTG Recruiters Janelle Conti at 716-551-0489 or Gina Lyles at 866-429-8307.