Linux/Unix Administrator

Requirements: administrator, Linux, Unix

Location:New York, NY

Job Type:Full Time

Salary: $120k - $150k

Description of Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities:

·         Research, select, plan, and implement new technologies to support scaling of applications to meet customer and business needs.

·         Manage Linux/Unix Platform and related open source systems (apache spark, MongoDb, MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc.).

·         Plan and support the implementation of major architectural changes.

·         Develop tools and scripts to assist with routine maintenance tasks.

·         Support all related products and triage any issues that come up.

·         Performance analysis, monitoring, troubleshooting, and resolution of issues.

·         Maintain documentation of systems and processes.

·         Participate in On-Call rotation



·         3+ years of Linux or Solaris experience required.

·         BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical field is preferred.

·         Working knowledge of core Internet protocols and services (e.g., IP, TCP, UDP, NTP, DNS, HTTP, SMTP, SSH, syslog) required.

·         Knowledge of ITIL

·         Strong experience with and understanding of virtualization (VMWare).

·         Experience with Active Directory and related protocols desired (e.g. Kerberos, LDAP, NTP, Samba, etc.).

·         Experience with Backup software, Cloud technology, Enterprise Monitoring systems is required

·         Experience with security and vulnerability remediation and handling IT Auditing tasks

·         Fluency in programming/scripting skills for automation in at least one of Bash, Python, and Perl

·         Previous experience with SAN/NAS infrastructure desired.

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