Job Description :
Unix Administration Consultant(10+ Years)/ Ansible Core and Ansible Tower and RHEL 6,7,8 System Administration/Only on W2
Holyoke MA
12 months

Our client in Holyoke, MA, a leader in power management, is seeking an experienced UNIX Administrator that will be responsible for all aspects of system administration, architectural design and ongoing maintenance for a large Red Hat Linux and VMware vSphere installation base. Individuals should be comfortable working in a team environment and excel in collaborative problem solving. This position requires the candidate to work on multiple priorities simultaneously and the ideal candidate will be well organized and capable of managing a busy work schedule with multiple demands on their time. Remote resources will be considered.

Monitor server performance and take appropriate actions (e.g. tune)
Perform operating system upgrades and assuring the quality of fixes and enhancements
Assist others in analyzing and resolving system and application problems
Promote a culture of compliance by understanding and following IT policies and procedures
Provide technical knowledge needed to ensure effective and efficient changes to the IT infrastructure
Assist with root-cause analyses
Assist with efforts to prepare for and participate in IT audits
Assist with development of Request for Proposals and evaluation of responses
Assist with development of standards and procedures for specifying and maintaining servers, storage, and special purpose work stations
Code development with Ansible, Python, BASH, etc.


Candidate''s experience should include a minimum of 10 yrs related experience OR the equivalent combination of experience and education
A Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science, Information Systems, a similar engineering field or equivalent experience is required
Must have experience with automations solutions including Ansible Core and Ansible Tower.
Must have excellent time management and communication skills
Must be able to work independently or with no supervision
Must have excellent communication skills
Must be able to multitask and work on many emerging priority items simultaneously.
Must have experience with RHEL 6,7,8 System Administration
Should have a solid understanding coding and scripting (Ansible, BASH, Python, etc
Should have Knowledge of Source Code Control Systems (Git, Bitbucket
Experience with Pacemaker/DRBD Clusters a plus
Experience with Veritas Netbackup a plus
Experience with Cloud technologies (AWS, CloudStack) a plus
Experience with monitoring tools (Nagios, Zabbix, Prometheus) a plus
Experience documenting technical solutions utilizing Atlassian Confluence and Gliffy a plus

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