Linux Systems Admin/ Linux Admin
VARITE Inc. is looking for Linux System Admin/ Linux Admin for one of its clients in San Francisco, CA. Position: Linux System Admin Location: San Francisco, CA USA 94105 Duration: 12 Months [Potential Conversion] Client is looking for a self motivated person to join its IT department in supporting technology requirements of its users across the Linux environment. The primary focus will be on the Linux platform (Ubuntu) and include the following areas: Linux OS support, Linux application support, OS RAID troubleshooting, desktop hardware support, maintaining security and patch levels, remote troubleshooting, and supporting Linux policy management through various tools. The Senior Linux Configuration Release Engineer will contribute to the overall success of the IT Operations organization by providing prompt and complete resolution to technical issues raised by the business. He/she will interface daily with other IT technical staff, will be working on assignments, sharing best practices with team members, and delivering services related his/her area of responsibility. Responsibilities • Help resolve complex IT issues • Maintain client patch levels proactively • Make use of command scripting and scheduling to reduce errors • Respond to client threats and remediate threats as required • Document standards, best practices, and policies for Linux platform • Other tasks related to supporting the technical needs of users in a business environment • 3+ years experience in Linux systems administration • Strong working knowledge of Ubuntu distributions • Strong working knowledge of Red Hat Linux • Strong knowledge of Puppet administration and management • Experience with MySQL or Puppet Dashboard • Experience with Apache web services • Advanced knowledge of package managers (dpkg, aptitude) • Expert in troubleshooting front-line network (TCP/IP) connectivity issues across a variety of technologies (LAN/Dial-up/Broadband/Wireless) • Solid understanding of Linux file systems including LVM, RAID and best partitioning practice • Experience with revision control systems (GIT, Perforce) • Experience with shell scripting, Python and Perl (Ruby a plus) • Experience with security patching and security best practice Keywords: Linux Systems Admin/ Linux Admin, Linux platform - Ubuntu, Linux OS support, Linux application support, Linux systems administration, Linux Systems Admin/ Linux Admin, Linux platform - Ubuntu, Linux Systems Admin/ Linux Admin, Linux platform - Ubuntu, Linux OS support, Linux application support, Linux systems administration, Linux Systems Admin/ Linux Admin, Linux platform - Ubuntu Search & apply for all the open jobs with VARITE: http://www.varite.com/career.htm or LinkedIn Job Postings VARITE is a global IT company providing software & engineering consulting, and team augmentation services to Fortune 100 Companies in USA, CANADA and INDIA. VARITE is currently a primary and direct vendors to the leading corporations in the areas of Networking, Infrastructure Application Software, Semiconductor, EAI, Portal technologies, ERP, Wireless and Cellular services, Lending - Mortgage and Financial Services.
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