Planning, installing, configuring, supporting, and optimizing Open systems (UNIX and Linux) with a primary Focus on Redhat Linux
Designing and implementing system to system interconnectivity with high availability and fault tolerance, as well as Domain authentication and various services
The person in this position will also be responsible for delivering 3rd level support, participating in after hours 24x7 support rotation, and maintaining a strong connection with the broader Linux engineering team
The successful candidate will work on high impact enterprise wide projects, and will have responsibility for reporting and metrics related to services and projects in the Open Systems space
6 + years experience as a System Engineer supporting one or more flavors of UNIX
Scripting and programming experience (shell, awk, perl, python)
Experience organizing, assembling and leading teams from multiple IT groups
Demonstrated initiative, flexibility and ability to concurrently manage multiple deadline-driven tasks and projects; self-starter
A strong preference for experience in managing both AIX and Linux environments.
Experience in the developing server automation solutions, including automated builds, server maintenance and run-book automation.
Knowledge of Symantec’s Clustering solution (VERITAS Cluster Server)
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