RedHat Linux Systems Administrator
Concepts in Staffing - New York, NY

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Compensation: $85K - $100K / Year
Minimum Education: Bachelors
Job Type: Full Time
Jobcode: TJKJA38

This is an excellent opportunity for candidates who have extensive experience administering and supporting Unix/Redhat Linux Server environment. We are looking for a results oriented and well organized professional to be part of the UNIX team, which is responsible for supporting UNIX infrastructure in 24x7 operations. The candidate is expected to work as a team player in collaboration with application development, application support, database administrators, network support, and other technology sub-teams.

  • Experience with RedHat Enterprise 5.1 and above
  • Experience in replacing DELL/IBM server hardware components.
  • Hands on experience lifting, installing servers and working in a remote datacenter.
  • Experience in working with remote team members preferred
  • Experience with all flavors of Linux with Virtualization (VMWare) experience, Redhat Enterprise Linux is preferred but not a requirement.
  • Experience with High Availability, LDAP, DNS, TCP/IP Networking, internet technologies (proxies, apache, and tomcat) and Storage Area Network. Working knowledge of MySQL/Oracle and IBM Web portal software preferred.
  • Experience with shell and Perl scripting.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to building new servers, account management, monitoring, maintaining and providing 24x7 support to the organization's client-server environment, including:
  • Provide hands-on troubleshooting and administration as required for all Linux servers, encompassing development, integration, staging, and production.
  • Creating new Linux Virtual servers, working in data center as needed, racking and building physical servers.
  • Creating/modifying user accounts, adding/expanding storage, installing monitoring and other software as required.
  • Part of oncall rotation and Respond to alerts and notifications promptly and provide documentation of actions required.
  • Monitor and manage the Unix team ticket queue, escalations, create and manage incident and change management tickets
  • Work with Software Developers to manage, maintain, and administer/Install applications
  • Standardize account management and auditing across all Unix systems
  • Work with Network Operations administrators to assist in configuration and maintenance of servers as well as with other teams as required.
  • Help developing systems standardization, documentation of policies and procedures, maintenance schedules
  • Help evaluating and researching new tools and technologies
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