Linux Administrator - RedHat, Shell Scripting
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Linux Administrator
Linux Administration, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
Shell Scripting, Systems Management/Configuration
SAN Storage/Fiber, Network/Storage/Server

Work with a World Leader in the Healthcare industry in Newark, NJ, the state's oldest and largest health insurer, as a Linux Administrator.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Build, deploy and support Linux servers.

Provide Package Management using rpm , yum , etc.

Perform Storage Configuration using Logical Volume Manager and RAID technologies.

Diagnose and troubleshoot server, storage and networking issues.

About the Client:
New Jersey's oldest and largest health insurer, headquartered in Newark, is the largest in the state with more than 4,400 employees serving over 3.1 million customers. It operates as the state's only not-for-profit health services corporation with a mission to develop, manage, finance, and provide access to high-quality, cost-effective health care delivery systems, insurance, and related products and services to public and private markets. For more than 70 years, this health insurer has been trusted by millions of New Jersey residents as an innovative leader in providing access to affordable, quality health care.

This is an estimated one-year PLUS contingent / temporary position in Newark, NJ, through Volt Technical Resources , based in New York City. We are among the largest staffing companies in the US for contingent/temporary and direct hire placements, and support most of the top-rated companies on the East Coast.

Required Skills for this Linux Administrator position include the following:

Minimum of five (5) years of Linux Administration experience, preferably in a RedHat environment

Must possess an in-depth knowledge of Firewalls, Load Balancers, and Web and Database Servers

Must also be well-versed in Apache, PHP, SELinux, DNS, Integration

Excellent Shell Scripting skills required

Must possess strong skills in Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization and in Systems Management using Satellite

Ability to configure and implement Virtual Networking environments required

Good Knowledge of System Configuration files

Knowledge of Performance and Tuning tools such as top , ntop , topas , vmstat , iostat , netstat , nmon , filemon

Working knowledge of Virtualization technologies such as RHEV, RHEV Virt-Manager, virtual networks and storage required ; VMWARE and HP Server experience helpful

Must have a good understanding of SAN Storage/Fiber

Experience working with Network, Storage and Server teams

Soft Skills :
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Must be able to accommodate a flexible work schedule in an on-call environment

Please no Corp to Corp responses at this time. Local Candidates are preferred. Thank You.

How to Apply: Please email your resume to Volt at: and reference the following job number and job title in your subject line to ensure it gets routed to the correct Recruiter to readily discuss this job with you: 300270-10123-12-316336 - Linux Administrator - RedHat, Shell Scripting and include the website name where you saw this posting listed.

Our Recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements. Please rest assured that if your resume matches what is reflected in this job posting, you should receive a phone call from a Volt Recruiter to discuss this position with you.

Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.
Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

Volt Information Sciences, Inc. is our parent company and a publicly owned corporation with shares trading on the over-the-counter market: under the trading symbol "VISI" .

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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