Linux System Administrator
Data Foundry, Inc. - Austin, TX

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When you buy a new computer, do you immediately erase Windows and install your favorite flavor of Linux? If so, we have a job for you!

As a Linux System Administrator, you are a Linux junkie that takes on the most intense aspects of solving problems in unique ways. We need you because your talent, hard work and dedication will allow us to reach the next level. You'll apply logic, knowledge, and research skills to identify and correct issues.

We have openings for both day and night shifts in Austin, TX.

In this role you will:
Work with cutting edge technology in the cloud computing space

Serve as an escalation point and collaborate with other system administrators

Install, configure, update and troubleshoot systems and services such as Usenet and Cloud Storage

Job Requirements

Must Haves:
Knowledge of the Linux operating system

Excellent problem solving skills with a desire to take on responsibility

In depth knowledge of servers/computers hardware and software

Excellent written and verbal communication skills with ability to communicate technical issues to non technical and technical audiences

Network fundamentals including troubleshooting and diagnostics utilizing Linux based tool sets

Nice to Haves:
Technical certifications (i.e., Red Hat, CompTIA, etc)

Experience with programming languages such as Python, PERL, etc.

Experience working in a Data Center / Collocation environment

About Us:
Data Foundry, Inc. provides comprehensive wholesale and retail data center outsourcing, colocation, and disaster recovery services. The company provides its customers with secure premium facilities for servers and equipment, emergency workspace and carrier-neutral network accessibility, supported by experienced onsite technicians and customer support 24/7/365. The company supports more than 1,000 enterprise customers across a variety of industries including energy, health care and financial services. Founded in 1994, Data Foundry, Inc. was the first Internet Service Provider in San Antonio and one of the first 50 Internet Service Providers in the United States. Today, Data Foundry, Inc. operates data centers in Austin and Houston and owns private networks in Austin, Houston, San Antonio and Dallas.

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Data Foundry, founded in 1994, was the first Internet Service Provider in San Antonio and one of the first 50 Internet Service Providers in...