Sr. UNIX System Administrator

This position is located in either Boise, ID, El Paso, TX, Clarksville, VA or Charleston, WV.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. HPE brings together a portfolio that spans software, services and IT infrastructure to serve more than 1 billion customers in over 170 countries on six continents. HPE invents, engineers, and delivers technology solutions that drive business value, create social value, and improve the lives of our clients.

Learning does not only happen through training. Relationships are among the most powerful ways for people to learn and grow, and this is part of our HPE culture. In addition to working alongside talented colleagues, you will have many opportunities to learn through coaching and stretch assignment opportunities. You’ll be guided by feedback and support to accelerate your learning and maximize your knowledge. We also have a “reverse mentoring” program which allows us to share our knowledge and strengths across our multi-generation workforce.

Position Overview:

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services is looking for a Sr. UNIX Administrator to support the FDA and provide hands-on experience with Unix/Solaris and Linux builds, configurations and ongoing support as well as stand up support.

  • Support, monitor, test and troubleshoot hardware and software problems.
  • Performing and coordinating effective installation and performance of advanced

operating system hardware and software on servers.

  • Install new software releases, system upgrades, evaluate and install patches and resolve

software related problems.

  • Plan and perform appropriate procedures, documentation, inventory assessment, and

other procedures related to IT.

  • Maintain, monitor, analyze system components and make recommendations for system


  • Be available for afterhours / on-call support.

Education and Experience Required:

Able to obtain a Public Trust.

At least five years of senior level support experience in the areas listed below and a Bachelor of Arts/Science or equivalent degree or related area of study.

Operating Systems:

Solaris 10,

RHEL 6 (red hat enterprise LINUX)


Certs are bonus

RHCSA (red hat certified systems administrator)

RHCE (red hat certified engineer)


Red hat satellite





LDOMS (desired but not required)

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Values:

Partnership first: We believe in the power of collaboration – building long term relationships with our customers, our partners and others

Bias for action: We never sit still – we take advantage of every opportunity

Innovators at heart: We are driven to innovate – creating both practical and breakthrough advancements

HPE is an EOE / Female / Minority / Individual with Disabilities / Protected Veteran Status

What do we offer?

Extensive social benefits, flexible working hours, a competitive salary and shared values, make Hewlett Packard Enterprise one of the world´s most attractive employers. At HPE our goal is to provide equal opportunities, work-life balance, and constantly evolving career opportunities.

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