Linux Systems Administrator

We are seeking an experienced UNIX Systems Engineer who is looking for a challenge in a cutting-edge, fast-paced environment. Your role will include driving innovation, designing, building, and support of our corporate systems. You can expect to work closely with project teams and make recommendations regarding design and implementation choices.  We are looking for individuals that have experience with large scale application environments. You must have strong scripting skills with Perl or shell. You must be good at getting things done and take pride in your work.

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Minimum 5-7 years in Linux/Windows systems administration and knowledge of Linux (CentOS) and server applications like Apache httpd, Tomcat and PostgreSQL
  • Experienced in monitoring, scripting, automation and configuration management (Puppet, Foreman)
  • Familiar with operational best practices (examples: consistent backup of databases, Disaster Recovery, Monitoring, performance troubleshooting)
  • Familiar with the following: Apache, java, tomcat, postfix, Python or Perl, tcp analysis tools
  • Extensive Networking experience
  • Able to learn and react quickly when facing new problems
  • Able to consistently meet deadlines, handle multiple tasks and projects and switch between them quickly
  • Can evaluate priorities and use time effectively and efficiently
  • Quickly grasps the essence and the underlying structure of things
  • Deals with concepts and complexity comfortably
  • Enjoys the challenge of unfamiliar tasks
  • Able to work independently
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Able to participate in the 24x7 pager rotation
  • Technical BS/MS degree or equivalent work experience


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