Sr. Linux Systems Administrator
Responsys - San Bruno, CA

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Responsibilities:
  • Configure and tune system and network parameters for optimum performance.
  • Monitor system stability and performance.
  • Help develop tools to build, maintain, and monitor systems.
  • Ensure 24x7x365 operation.
  • Rapidly scale systems to meet demand.
  • Participate in architecture decisions.
  • Write comprehensive documentation.
Requirements:
  • 8+ years as a Unix/Linux administrator
  • 4+ years as a Sr. Linux Administrator
  • RHEL/CentOS 4/5; must have deep knowledge of these environments, and be able to answer probing questions about them
  • Deep expertise in Unix/Linux systems administration, MTAs, web servers, load balancers, Veritas Cluster Server (VCS), storage (EMC, Brocade, NetApp), network and host security, and relevant protocols (SMTP, HTTP, SSL, DNS, NFS).
  • Kickstart server experience, Linux repository maintenance, and rpm package creation/manipulation
  • Mid to senior level programming/scripting in at least two languages (one any kind of shell; the other a higher-level language).
  • Solid grasp of TCP/IP networking fundamentals.
  • Multiple years of experience in fast-paced high-availability production environments (e.g. ISPs, ASPs, SaaS, etc.) with an emphasis on remote "lights-out" management of systems. A sense of urgency (but not panic) is key.
  • Outstanding troubleshooting ability.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and customer service skills.
  • Must be willing/able to pass a phone technical screening
We're looking for elite systems administrators with senior level skills to run our ever-expanding production infrastructure. If you're goal-driven and a fan of "work smarter, not harder", we'd love to hear from you. Based on your performance after 90 days, Responsys would be able to offer you a flexible, telecommuting schedule.

The System Operations team at Responsys provides a growing, fast-paced, and challenging work environment. We embrace new technology frequently, allowing our sysadmins to work with the latest and greatest in the field. Come help us scale to meet tomorrow's demands.

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