Linux Systems Administrator

New York, NY 10013 | Direct Hire

Post Date: 06/07/2018 Job ID: 10074 Industry: Technology

Position:  Linux Systems Administrator
Location: New York, NY
Status: Open
Salary: 130, 000 plus bonus
Remote Option: Not available

Job Description:


A financial services company is presently looking for a Linux Systems Administrator to add to their growing team.

You will be responsible for providing first and second-level support for UNIX/Linux technology, Monitoring Linux-based servers for hardware and software failures, then resolving those failures, Assisting with day-to-day maintenance of servers, including performing backup restores, software installations, and upgrades, Working with numerous Open Source applications, including Nagios, CFEngine, git, and Bash to build enterprise-level systems, Assisting in researching, recommending, implementing, and maintaining new technologies, application software (including applications and operating systems), and hardware and lastly Promoting and assisting with migrations to new technologies to promote scalability and automation

Required Skills
  • At least 3 years of experience in a Linux/UNIX environment, including experience maintaining and running RedHat Linux servers
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of UNIX, including BASH, DNS (bind), NFS, rsync, iptables, etc.
  • Experience using the following commands: vmstat, top, uname, ps, emacs/vi, cvs/svn/git, make, rpm, ping, and traceroute
  • Familiarity with Python
  • A strong background with container technologies, such as Docker and Kubernetes (a plus)
  • Able to accommodate a Tuesday to Friday shift (11: 00 am – 8: 00 pm EST) and Sunday shift (2: 00 pm – 8: 00 pm EST)

Benefits include Competitive salary, 401(k) with company matching, Five weeks of paid vacation per year plus nine paid holidays, Free breakfast, lunch, and snacks on a daily basis, Reimbursement for health and wellness expenses and Free tickets to New York events, including the US Open and TriBeCa Film Festival

Rebecca Piro

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