NOC Engineer

for Phoenix NAP in Phoenix, AZ

Linux, Unix Shell scripting, Red Hat or CentOS, bash, Perl, Python, RAID systems, SAN/NAS, BIND, TinyDNS, Kernel, MySQL, DNS, HA clusters, NFS, CIFS, apache, tomcat, IIS 
Phoenix, AZ
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Ever wonder what it’s like to work in a 160,000 sq. ft., enterprise-grade data center that’s equipped with state-of-the-art, multi-factor authentication security systems like biometric iris and vascular scanners and its very own mantrap? Ever wonder what a 90,000 sq. ft. raised floor looks like? What about onsite thermal storage tanks or a dedicated Meet-Me Room? As a full service data center and prominent IaaS solutions provider, Phoenix NAP supplies leading systems and solutions out of its state-of-the-art data center.  Sound interesting and exciting? Learn about our employment opportunities today!    

About the Job

As a Linux Systems Engineer you will be developing, supporting, and improving our customer’s infrastructures ranging from single server solutions to large scale redundant virtualized clusters. Our Engineers work within our team to design and implement highly available redundant systems to run our customers mission-critical applications and content.

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  • 3 years of Linux and Windows systems engineering and administration in production environment with in depth knowledge of:
    • CentOS or Red Hat.
    • Web servers such as Apache and Tomcat.
    • Windows Server 2008 and 2012.
    • Performance analysis, tuning and troubleshooting of Linux including Kernel recompiling.
    • RAID systems (Software Linux Raid as well as LSI and Dell PERC raid cards).
    • MySQL Database Administration, Replication, Migrations, and Upgrading.
    • Mail system administration and maintenance (qmail, postfix, dovecot, courier-imap).
    • Backup systems design, implementation, and recovery (BackupPC, Scripting, Bacula).
    • Networked file systems (NFS, CIFS).
  • Preferred Experience:
    • Knowledge of SAN/NAS management, implementation and development.
    • Use of task Automation Scripting: Unix Shell scripting (sh/bash/etc), Perl, Python, Puppet Servers.
    • Ability to compile, debug, and install Open Source programs
    • DNS systems such as BIND and TinyDNS
    • Administration of HA clusters using IPVS and F5 Load Balancing as well as DRBD.
  • Certifications Preferred:
    • RHCSA
    • MCSA Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012
    • CCNA
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
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Compensation Includes

• FLSA: Exempt
• Medical Insurance
• Dental Insurance
• Vision Insurance
• $50,000 Life Insurance
• 401k

• Unlimited use bus/light rail passes
• Free lunch on weekdays (5 full-time chefs)
• Paid Time Off
• Discounted gym membership
• Company sponsored outings

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About the Company

Phoenix NAP, full service data center, premier infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) provider and primary network access point (NAP) for the Phoenix, AZ, metro region leads the path for technology systems and solutions through its innovation and vastly redundant data center systems.

Our highly personalized approach ensures that all of your requirements are met. Whether it's high-density colocation, flexible storage, physical servers or cloud hosting services, our enterprise-grade facility and certified NOC technicians supply IT solutions to fit your every need.

Jolene Jensen
Phoenix NAP
Fax: (480) 422-2038