Administer and support production servers and other hardware/software systems to deliver online services to customers.
This position is located in Fort Lee, NJ - only local candidates will be considered and please note we are not able to offer visa sponsorships or visa transfers.
TECHNICAL SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
3-5 years Linux/Unix administration experience required.
Experience with Redhat/CentOS, Solaris, Storage Array Technologies (SAN/NFS), Virtualization, highly desired
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
Administer, monitor and provide 2nd level support for 2000+ servers (Intel/AMD based servers running Linux, Solaris and Windows, and UltraSPARC servers running Solaris) along with storage systems (such as NetApp), virtualized servers (Xen, Solaris Zones) and backups systems, with the goal of providing 100% availability of services. Participate in the design and architecture of such systems.
Build and install new servers in designated sites, as needed, to support the operation of services and business objectives. This includes occasional travel to remote datacenters for such work.
Participate in on-call responsibilities, including off-hours server administration and handling of escalations.
Design, develop and/or modify various scripts (sh/Perl/ksh etc.), as needed for efficient operations and automation of server plant.
Deploy software, configurations and content, as required for the day to day operations of the websites and server plant.
Download, configure, compile and/or install Unix software, as required, including Freeware/OpenSource or commercial packages, and operating system patches and kernels.
Document departmental policies, practices and procedures as needed.
Provide guidance to Systems Engineers.