[TriLUG] Fwd: Linux Systems Admin through Apex Systems!

Mark Turner jmarkturner at gmail.com
Wed Oct 13 09:51:17 EDT 2010

Hi Linuxers! Recruiters have been all over me lately, so I'm passing the 
Linux job goodness over to you. :)

I'm told this job is in Raleigh. Contact Megan directly at the info 
below if you're interested. Good luck!


-------- Original Message --------
Subject: 	Linux Systems Admin through Apex Systems!
Date: 	13 Oct 2010 09:16:36 -0400
From: 	Megan Rowley <mrowley at apexsystemsinc.com>

Hi Mark,
We have an urgent need for a *LINUX SYSTEMS Administrator *! This
position needs to be filled as soon as next week. Interested candidates
can contact me right away at (919) 836-1234 - thanks so much~ Megan!

*Company: BBH*

*Position: Linux System Administrator*

*1st Shift*

*6 Month to Hire*

* *

*Basic Qualifications: *MySql, Postgres, Apache, ESX Cluster , knows
build and release engineering processes.

*Required Technologies: *PERL, PhP

*Additional : *Team oriented. Available to work on calls and wkends.

* *

*Linux Systems Administrator*

An Internet marketing firm is seeking a seasoned Linux Systems
Administrator to join its team of dedicated professionals. Work in an
exciting and dynamic environment supporting high-volume web sites, and
managing Linux-based servers in a virtual environment. Must be able to
work as part of a team and communicate with technical and nontechnical
staff alike.

*_Primary Responsibilities_*

· Design, install and manage systems in a clustered VMware environment.

· Manage VMware ESX hosts using Vcenter and other VMware management tools.

· Support and administer production application and database servers to
ensure the stability, reliability and security of the systems.

· Work closely with a team of software engineers to support their
development and test environments, including the source code management
system (SVN).

· Assist with the planning and design of systems architecture to allow
rapid scaling to meet demand.?

· Develop and maintain documentation related to the design,
installation, and administration of production systems.

· Monitor, evaluate, and solve potential hardware and software issues.**

· Manage projects, tasks, and requests in support of customer base.**


     * Bachelor’s degree (preferred) with 5+ years experience as a Linux
       systems administrator or related position.
     * Experience managing an ESX cluster with shared SAN storage.
     * Strong database skills, especially MySQL and Postgres .
     * In depth knowledge of Apache web server configuration and tuning.
     * Experience with network and systems security including server
       hardening, intrusion detection/prevention, log management,
       vulnerability assessment and remediation.
     * Experience with web-based scripting languages such as PHP and Perl.
     * Strong analytical skills with the ability to solve complex problems.
     * Knowledge of build and release engineering processes a plus.
     * Strong verbal communication skills and a willingness to interact
       with members of a variety of business groups.
     * Willingness to work be on call and work after hours as needed.

The ideal candidate will be a proven leader, enjoy technical challenges,
be able to work independently, and have the ability to maintain a
positive attitude while working in a fast-paced environment. Experience
working in web and e-commerce environments is highly desirable.

Kind Regards,


*Megan Rowley*

/Technical Recruiter/

APEX Systems, Inc.
5430 Wade Park Blvd., Suite 302

Raleigh, North Carolina 27607


Toll Free: 800-552-5090

Fax: 919-882-8589

mrowley at apexsystemsinc.com <mailto:mrowley at apexsystemsinc.com>


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