System Administrator, San Mateo, CA
Installs and maintains the operating system and related software products.
Develops and implements operational management process and procedures.
Provides management of infrastructure and applications changes.
Maintains accurate documentation and quality control.
Edits computer based documentation and trouble ticket systems to document equipment configurations, track changes and problems, and compiles performance data.
Ability to troubleshoot and resolve complex system problems
Works with alert monitoring tools such as BMC Patrol
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or associated discipline and 10 years work experience.
5 years of experience in Systems Administration of SuSE Linux systems in a large scale production environment.
Experience with VMware virtualization products including but not limited to ESX, vSphere, and vMotion.
Thorough knowledge of good server and system administration principles.
Detailed functional knowledge of disk management tools such as LVM2, Veritas Volume Manager and Solaris Volume Manager.
Functional knowledge of core protocols such as TCP/IP, SSH, SMTP, LDAP, NFS and DNS.
Working knowledge of clustering tools such as Veritas Cluster Server or Oracle CRS.
Knowledge and experience with shell scripting (ksh, bourne, bash, csh, etc).
Working knowledge of project management techniques to plan and execute projects.
Experience supporting Solaris, SLES, or Redhat systems (but mostly SLES)
Experience supporting SuSE Linux running under z/VM on System Z hardware.
Experience supporting systems running Oracle RDBMS and Websphere.
Experience configuring and supporting Control-M.
Experience configuring and supporting MQSeries.
Experience with SAN and NAS technologies.
Experience with troubleshooting Linux Boot processes.
Experience supporting Sun Microsystems hardware.
Experience supporting HP DL series hardware.
Familiarity with Perl or other high level scripting languages.
For this particular position US citizenship is requested.