Linux System Administrator
Resource1 - Denville, NJ

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Title: Linux System Administrator-
Location: Denville, NJ
Contact: Jennifer Hassler / Resource 1 /

As a Linux System Administrator you will be a part of the team responsible for all UNIX and Linux systems used in production, staging, and development environments. You will be supporting client initiatives throughout the NY Metro area.


Setup, configuration, general maintenance and troubleshooting of all Unix and Linux systems.
Administration of server, network and storage hardware
Management of operating systems and system applications
Assisting DBAs, Developers and QA users, with application operation, performance tuning, and troubleshooting
Serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) for one or more systems such as Monitoring, Configuration Management, Load Balancing, Network and Application Security, Storage Management, Infrastructure Automation, Application/Language Support, and/or Site Migrations.
Respond to service outages.
Manage internal systems such as Mail and DNS.
Performance tuning of applications such as Apache, Tomcat, lighttpd, nginx, and varnish


Experience with highly available, multi-node linux environments or server farms.
Experience with at least two UNIX/ Linux distributions, eg, RedHat (incl. CentOS, Fedora), Debian (incl. Ubuntu), FreeBSD, OpenBSD Solaris, etc..
Advanced Knowledge of Scripting in at least one language other than BASH, eg Ruby, Python, Perl, PHP, TCL
Knowledge of managing and configuring RAID systems, including SAN/NAS appliances
Ability to lift and install Server, Storage, and Network Hardware
Advanced Knowledge of at least one virtualization stack, eg, VMWare, Xen, Eucalyptus, AWS, OpenStack, KVM , etc..
Working knowledge of at least one RDBMS, eg Oracle, MySQL, Postgres, etc..
Strong understanding LAMP = (Linux / Apache / MySQL / PHP )
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Professional demeanor

BS or equivalent work experience

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