Linux systems administrator
Company: Northwest Software
Posted on: November 7, 2018
Northwest Software Inc, is looking for an experienced Linux Systems Administrator. Please read the job description given below & if this is something you may be interested & qualified for - To discuss regarding this job you may please feel free to email me/Recruiter - Linda at / Click here to apply Job Description: Work location : Charleston, WVPublic Trust Clearance Required Linux System Administrator Senior We are currently seeking an experienced Linux System Administrator. This position will handle a variety of responsibilities including: configuring, monitoring and maintaining RedHat Linux operating systems in a dynamic, virtualized environment. A successful candidate will ensure that all servers operate at optimum levels. The candidate must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. Should be comfortable working in a team environment and willing to work flexible hours. On-call and after hours support is a requirement of this position. Additional job requirements include: Responsibilities: - Experienced in large scale Production Support Server Environment - Handling Data Center Operations with Business & Mission Critical applications - Handling escalated incidents or high critical tickets - Predicting Risk/Impact and Participating in Major Changes - Reporting, Performance and Capacity Planning - Able to work with Venders and Developers to implement application requirements - Technical Transition & Documentation skills - Design, Migration and upgrading of existing infrastructure Education and Experience Required: 5+ years of professional experience and a Bachelor of Arts/Science or equivalent degree in computer science or related area of study; without a degree, three additional years of relevant professional experience (8+ years in total). RHCSA certification required. Knowledge and Skills Required: - Has sufficient depth and breadth of technical knowledge to be individually responsible for the design and scope of deliverables within a field of expertise. - Has ability to perform/drive resolution of problems on combinations and interactions of products. Ability to apply technology and consulting to solve a client business problem. - Able to communicate and present complex issues with assurance and confidence. Demonstrates the use of consulting skills including: questioning, listening, ideas development, permission and rapport, and influencing. - Ability to conduct/lead oral status/technical interchange meetings with client. - Ability to translate technical details into concise and easy to understand written form. Ability to write relevant components of a proposal document (e. g. answer specific RFP questions). Ability to translate verbal requirements face to face client meetings into requirements documents, statements of work, and proposals. - Able to discuss (within own area of expertise) requirements with a customer, and to challenge and clarify when appropriate. From the requirements: able to develop a high level design or plan, and then estimate the amount of effort required to deliver. Able to advise the engagement owner about the risks associated with this work package. - Ability to work with a team to provide written responses to technical proposals and/or reports documentation for delivery. - Must be able to work some nights and weekends and function in an on-call role on a rotational basis. - Strong technical competencies - Excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and contribute independently with minimal supervision Must haves: - Ability to administer Linux Infrastructure - Strong knowledge on troubleshooting skills of Linux/UNIX - Strong knowledge on Linux/UNIX management tools - Knowledge on Remote system administration - Troubleshooting the incidents & problems reported on the servers - Provide the root cause analysis on the major incidents/problems - To carry out the scheduled activities like Daily Checklists, Server reboot, etc. - Monitoring of logs and alerts - Patch management and Antivirus management - H/W Troubleshooting & Vendor coordination - Firmware & BIOS Upgrade - Understanding of capacity planning, performance monitoring & tuning - Should have scripting knowledge for scripted installs, comfortable with using Virtual Center. - Strong knowledge on Storage & Networking concepts - Contribute to internal knowledge management system - Experience with VMware is preferred - Experience with CI/CD tools and Automations tools such as Ansible is preferred - Experience with Solaris will be a plus - Experience with PaaS and IaaS will be a plus - Knowledge on any monitoring tools like HP Server Automation (HPSA), New Relic, Site Scope, HP BMC will be a plus - PowerShell/PowerCLI Scripting will be a plus Skill Requirements : Linux System Administrator We are currently seeking an experienced Linux System Administrator. - Ability to administer Linux Infrastructure - Strong knowledge on troubleshooting skills of Linux/UNIX - Strong knowledge on Linux/UNIX management tools - Knowledge on Remote system administration .Please highlight your relevant experience with regards to job description. Patch Management and Antivirus Management Patch management and Antivirus management.Please read the job description and highlight your relevant experience with regards to the above mentioned skill/s. VMware,Ansible,Solaris, - Experience with VMware is preferred - Experience with CI/CD tools and Automations tools such as Ansible is preferred - Experience with Solaris will be a plus - Experience with PaaS and IaaS will be a plus.Please read the job description and highlight your relevant experience with regards to the above mentioned skill/s. RHCSA RHCSA certification required.Please read the job description and highlight your relevant experience with regards to the above mentioned skill/s. Please apply through this link Please contact:Linda JessyTalent Acquisition Specialist
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Keywords: Northwest Software, Charleston , Linux systems administrator, IT / Software / Systems , Charleston, West Virginia
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