Sr. Linux System Administrator
Adobe - Lehi, UT

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Position Summary

Come work with a team of Alpha-Geeks, Git Ninjas, and Linux Jedis! The Adobe Marketing Cloud ™ is used by some of the biggest brands in the world as the basis for their digital marketing strategies. The supporting platform of the Marketing Cloud measures approximately 18 billion transactions per day on 25,000+ physical hosts – maintained in a global Linux environment. Our Systems Engineering team supports these operations and seeks innovative ways to optimize the systems’ performance.


Support the Adobe Analytics’ SaaS environment of nearly twenty-five thousand (and growing!) production Linux servers

Be supported by and work with other industry experts in supporting one of the largest private cloud infrastructures in the world

Optimize server architecture performance to increase operational efficiency

Build and own new innovative system architectures

Be the final point of escalation for complex technical issues

Collaborate with various Adobe operations and engineering teams such as Networking, Storage, Data Center Ops, Information Security, etc.

Participate in a balanced on-call rotation by supporting Adobe’s 24/7 global operations

Contribute to writing technical documentation in our existing SKMS knowledge base

Mentor Adobe’s future IT professionals


Linux guru

Proficiency in scripting (bash, php, perl)

Deep understanding of internet protocols such as: HTTP(S), SMTP, DNS, etc.

Excellent Linux command line skills

Familiarity with popular open-source applications such as: Apache, MySQL, Nagios, Memcache, etc

Demonstrated ability to leverage deep understanding of Linux fundamentals to solve complex operational problems

Good understanding of TCP/IP networking and troubleshooting

Experience with configuration management tools such as Puppet, Chef, etc.

Experience with version control systems such as Git.

Experience with cloud management tools a plus

Bachelor's Degree in CS, IT, ISYS or related field is a plus

Certifications like ITIL Foundation and/or RHCE are a plus

Adobe has been a pioneer and innovator throughout its history and is recognized as one of the Top 100 Best Global Brands according to Interbrand. Adobe’s dynamic working environment is also well known and has received


throughout the globe. Recognizing that employees are at the core of our success, Adobe recruits and retains highly qualified and motivated individuals, creates an environment where they can innovate and achieve their best, and rewards them for their performance by giving them an opportunity to share in the company’s success.

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