[TriLUG] Have a job: Linux Administrator Position

Joseph Tate dragonstrider at gmail.com
Wed Feb 25 10:12:04 EST 2009

Received this from a friend of mine, who's a recruiter.  His contact
details are below.

Growing company in the Cary area is searching for a FULL TIME Linux
Administrator to be part of a team supporting national locations.
This individual will:

- Help monitor, manage and maintain our infrastructure to ensure 24/7 operations
- Assist in the deployment, documentation and maintenance a variety of
different software systems for both external and internal customers
- Review peers' work for security and optimization shortcomings
- Investigate and troubleshoot complex production issues, manage
issues in a defect management system
- Coordinate with various teams and external contacts to ensure
project deadlines are met
- Available for on-call schedule

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

- Strong Knowledge of network topologies and protocols (Ethernet,
Loadbalancing, Redundant Networking, etc.) (TCP/IP, BGP, OSPF, VPN,
- Knowledge of Oracle, MySQL, Apache/Tomcat or IBM WebSphere
- Solid understanding of system virtualization VMWare, ESX server.
Microsoft Hyper visor
- Significant experience with storage protocols including NFS, FCP SAN and iSCSI
- Solid understanding of clustered configurations including Veritas
Cluster Server
- Significant experience with PERL and shell scripting
- Understanding of disaster recovery implementations
- A good understanding of information security concepts, control
mechanisms, counter-measures and recovery methods
- Ability to lead technical discussions and projects in an organized manner
- Ability to drive problem resolution to root cause
- Ability to document strategies and designs and present to these
ideas to management with cost/benefit analysis
- Must be able to manage time effectively and to deliver on commitments
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
- Must be able to operate well in a team environment and when under pressure

Credentials and Experience:

- 7+ years of UNIX system administration including at least 4 years of
Red Hat Linux administration
- Significant experience sys logging, UNIX account management and file
- Experience with Dell, IBM, HP and Sun hardware
- Experience with NetApp technologies
- Experience with Veritas Netbackup or other enterprise backup
software and disk based backup technologies
- Significant experience managing systems that support mission
critical business applications and Oracle databases

If you’re interested, please contact Brent Johnson at 919-840-3665 or
at brent.johnson at spencerreed.com

Joseph Tate
Personal e-mail: jtate AT dragonstrider DOT com
Web: http://www.dragonstrider.com

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