System Administrator
Ventus - Norwalk, CT
Ventus is an industry leader in enterprise class networking and IT solutions We are a global wireless and fixedline connectivity hardware and software company delivering customercentric innovation that leverages technology to produce marketdriving solutions Serving the world’s largest companies with three data centers staffed 247 our business divisions meet a wide range of enterprise IT and networking needs The System Administrator (SA) will be responsible for installing and maintaining Linux servers across multiple data centers The individual will be tasked with ensuring that all the servers are kept up to date and provide both onsite and remote troubleshooting The SA will actively participate in engineering meetings and is expected to provide input to keep Ventus on the cutting edge The System Administrator will be expected to support multiple Linux distros including Fedora CentOS Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) Duties include but are not limited to the following Build install and maintain Linux servers to Ventus standards Maintain Production QA and Development environments across multiple data centers Document and maintain Ventus standards as it relates to the server environment Ensure licensing maintained Produce documentation on procedures and standard processes Performs special projects and other duties as assigned Provide offhours support as needed to ensure 24X7 uptime Skills Required Strong hardware and software troubleshooting skills and expert knowledge of Linux operating systems Excellent understanding of networking hardware system administration operating systems Direct experience with RAID Shell scripting (bash) Apache DNS RPM File system optimization HA clustering Virtualization experience Customized repository maintenance for in house upgrade of packages patches etc Compiling patches kernel upgrades etc ( good working knowledge of compilers c and c++ programming ) PXE boot environment image 5+ years of handson experience in a multidata center environment 5+ years direct experience with Fedora CentOS and RHEL EducationExperience Bachelors Degree preferred Ventus offers a competitive compensation package including health dental vision life and disability insurance programs complimentary gym membership a 401(k) plan paid holidays and generous paid time off Ventus is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity All individuals are encouraged to apply The System Administrator will be expected to support multiple Linux distros including: Fedora, CentOS, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL).
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