Job Description :
Senior Linux Administrator
Remote 100%
12 months

Must have LinkedIn ID for submission
Senior (10 years) Linux Administrator with Chef, Nagios, Cisco and Xen experience. Candidates must have Chef, Nagios, Cisco and Xen
A Linux System Administrator works on a team of Linux administrators to deploy and manage enterprise-class hardware & virtual servers running Red Hat, Debian, and Ubuntu Linux, including supporting production servers, developers, and office functions.
•Participate in the day-to-day tasks of the Systems Administration team.
•Implement best practices in designing and implementing systems.
•Research technologies for current and potential projects.
•Participate in security auditing of servers.
•Work with other teams (client support, development, and implementation) to track down system issues. 
•Occasionally work with customers to troubleshoot connectivity issues. 
•On call 24/7 for infrastructure emergencies one (1) week out of three (3).
•Available for Monday night maintenance windows from 11:30 PM - 3:30 AM.
•Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of related experience.
•5 years of professional Linux System Administration experience. 
•Demonstrate a complete understanding of security fundamentals from an operating system, networking, and application design perspective.
•Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment, with constant communication with entire infrastructure team, including other Linux Administrators, Database Administrators, the Network Administrator, and Windows Administrators.
•Deployment automation using Chef, etc.
•Monitoring using Nagios, etc.
•Virtualization using Xen, KVM, etc.
•Data center deployment & maintenance.
•Enterprise storage systems.
•Fiber Channel and 10 gigabit networking.
•Ethernet networking, including Cisco IOS, VLAN management, routing, and PIX/ASA firewalls.
•Asterisk or other VoIP systems.
•Oracle, PostgreSQL, or other SQL systems.
•Ability to establish and maintain professional working relationships with all levels of staff, clients, and the public.
•Detail-orientated with the ability to work with minimum/no supervision.
•Ability to understand and follow verbal and written communication.

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