Linux Administrator
HireNetworks - Morrisville, NC

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Storage Administrator - Linux/Unix

The focal point for this position is the daily administration of TSM and Unix/Linux servers. TSM experience is not required, but an understanding of backup/restore concepts is, as is a working knowledge of Unix/Linux.


Administration of TSM environment.

Administration of Unix/Linux based server systems in a mid-size datacenter as a member of a team of system administrators.

Builds and configures new systems.

Performs troubleshooting and repairs as required.

Implements configuration changes or enhancements by customer request.

Serves as the first line of defense against intrusion and inadvertent system damage.

Takes part in 24x7 on duty rotation.


BS in Computer Science or related field.

Three years of system administration experience.

Experience with most aspects of the Unix operating system: paging/swapping, inter-process communication, devices and device driver fundamentals, file system concepts like inode and superblock.

Experience with at least one of SuSE Linux, AIX or HP/UX.

Sound understanding of SAN and NAS storage concepts.

Familiar with fundamental networking/distributed computing environments and concepts. Can configure NFS and NIS, use nslookup or research to check information in the DNS.

Experience with Autoyast, Kickstart, NIM or similar network installation environment.

Ability to write detailed scripts in at least one, preferably two administrative languages, (shell scripts, Perl, Tk).

Ability to perform at least minimal debugging and modification of C programs.

Ability to perform security audits, and protect the system against intrusion.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills: capable of training users in complex topics, making presentations to internal groups. Able to write intricate system and user documentation. Capable of writing and explaining purchase justifications.

Independent problem solving; self-directed, self-starting.

This is a direct hire opportunity with one of our clients in Morrisville, NC. The salary range is expected to be $65,000 - 80,000. A local candidate is strongly preferred but client is willing to consider people who are able to relocate to Raleigh on their own. No sponsorship available.

Contact Martha Michaux at or 919-981-6200 x314 with questions regarding this posting.

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