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Linux Systems Administrator Job:

Ref: US_EN_6_916327_1451007

Posted 5 days ago

Linux Systems Administrator Job:

Remote, prefer candidates located in New York State

Please no 3rd party or c2c candidates.

The Linux System Engineer manages and administers on-premise and

cloud-based infrastructure services, including virtual infrastructure,

operating systems, storage, maintenance and security patching, backup

and disaster recovery preparedness, and performance monitoring.

Responsibilities of the Linux Systems Administrator Job:

•Provide expertise in on premise virtual infrastructure,

specifically in clustered high availability environments.

  • Provides assistance in integrating on premise solutions with

cloud solutions.

  • Orchestrates and automates the deployment of solutions

hosted on both cloud services and on premise


  • Leads, advises on and completes proactive performance

monitoring, analysis, alerting, reporting, and tuning.

  • Leads, advises on and completes proactive capacity

analysis and provision solutions.

  • Leads, advises on and completes maintenance activities

including deploying patches and ensuring that firmware and

software are up to date.

  • Leads, advises on and completes incident and problem

analysis, resolution, and follow-up to ensure platform


  • Maintains an interoperability Matrix in order to ensure

cross-vendor compatibility.

  • Creates, reviews, and maintains technical documentation

including solution designs and reference guides

  • Leads discussions of new products and services that will

help enhance the delivery of infrastructure services;

engages vendors as appropriate.

  • Prepares necessary paperwork and documentation to

ensure conformance to standards and


  • Leads, advises on and completes implementation and

maintenance activities during business hours as well as

outside of business hours.

  • Provides 24-hour on-call support when scheduled.
  • Serves as a technical escalation point to others serving in

on-call roles.

  • Maintains a broad knowledge of technology, equipment,

and/or systems. Perform miscellaneous job-related duties

as assigned.

  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Qualifications of the Linux Systems Administrator Job

Bachelor's degree in related discipline such as Computer Science,

Business, Data Science, Engineering, or an equivalent combination of

education and experience required.

Over 4 years of related experience required;

For more information or to be considered for the Linux Systems Administrator Job please contact Thomas McCarthy at

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