Job Description

Job Title: Linux Systems Administrator
Job Location: New York
Relocation assistance available: No
Degree Required: Yes


  • Responsible for the installation, maintenance, and configuration of the servers supporting infrastructure of critical applications
  • Function as the technical administrator for the group and work with various teams
  • Work independently and prioritize tasks to meet project deadlines

Required Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Computer Science and three years of experience in the Information Technology field; OR
  • Bachelor's degree and four years of experience in the Information Technology field; OR
  • High School Diploma or educational equivalent and six years of experience in the Information Technology field; OR
  • Any combination of the three requirements listed above

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong experience in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7
  • Strong experience in administering and deploying virtual and physical systems with Red Hat
  • Satellite, Kickstart, and Identity Management (IDM)
  • Able to perform break/fix and engineering duties as requested
  • Able to come up with solutions to enhance our environment, devise project plan and execute
  • Have an engineering and automation mindset
  • Experience with performance tuning and capacity planning
  • Experience with a configuration management tool (e.g. Ansible, Puppet, Salt)
  • Perform OS upgrades and patch installations
  • Strong Shell scripting (Bash, Perl, Python)
  • Administering and troubleshooting VmWare ESXi
  • Experience with monitoring tools such as Nagios, BMC Patrol, TrueSight, and BPPM
  • Experience with enterprise backup software such as NetBackup and Legato
  • Working with an enterprise wide, large scale matrix environment
  • Ability to plan and prioritize work and meet project deadlines
  • Must be self-motivated and work well with other groups
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written), interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) or Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) is desired

QBH#: 1309

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