IS Engineer, Journey - LINUX
City & County of San Francisco - San Francisco, CA

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This is a Position-Based Test conducted in accordance with Civil Service Rule 111A.

Position Description:
Under direction, the IS Engineer, Journey - Linux will plan design, implement, integrate, maintain and troubleshoot the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) enterprise network. Will serve as systems integrator for Active Directory, servers, storage and messaging; analyze, troubleshoot and resolve system or network problems; implement and exercise discretion in applying established policies and procedures.

Essential functions: The IS Engineer, Journey - Linux will be responsible for planning, designing, implementing, documenting and maintaining SFPUC's enterprise network infrastructure; installing, configuring, upgrading, maintaining, documenting, and troubleshooting hardware; installing, configuring, upgrading, maintaining, documenting and troubleshooting software; monitoring and maintaining the network's integrity and reliability; writing, testing and implementing Perl programs for process automation; preparing, testing and packaging software for automated distribution; coordinating software distribution and changes with IT staff; planning, implementing and documenting network backup and recovery procedures; troubleshooting, researching and solving complex network and desktop problems; applying fixes/patches to software; coordinating fixes and patches for the entire network; monitoring network resource usage (e.g. disk space usage, CPU utilization). developing resource usage trend reports for management to develop short-term and long-term resource management strategies; developing and implementing proactive network maintenance process and procedures; providing technical guidance and assistance to other IS Engineers and IS Administrators; working with vendors, consultants, contractors, and IT personnel from other City Bureaus, Divisions, and Departments; providing telephone and on-site software and hardware technical support for end users at all SFPUC sites; providing courteous customer service. Performs related duties as assigned.


1. Possession of a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university preferably in computer science, management information systems, or a closely related field; AND

2. Four (4) years recent experience installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting Enterprise Networks/Active Directory, of which must include:

  • Four (4) years of Linux system administration
  • Three (3) years of Red Hat Linux administration
  • Two (2) years experience writing, monitoring, and maintaining PERL programming
All qualifying experience must have been gained within the last five (5) years.

Substitution : Additional qualifying work experience as described in Minimum Qualification #2 above may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis.

Desirable Qualifications:
The stated desirable qualification may be used to identify job finalists at the end of the selection process

when candidates are referred for hiring.

• Very strong experience in troubleshooting all aspects of the RedHat Linux operating environments.

• Strong Experience in performance tuning, networking, system security, IO monitoring and analysis.

• Knowledge and understanding of implementing a disaster recovery plan

• A solid understanding of virtualization technologies such as VMware ESX

• Experience with storage administration with NetApp filers

• Strong written, oral and listening skills.

• Strong communications and problem solving skills.

• Ability to interact with customers over the telephone and in-person in a pleasant, professional, and courteous manner.

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