Senior Linux Administrator

  • Kansas City, MO, MO
  • Posted 29 days ago | Updated 7 hours ago


On Site
US50 - US54 per hour
Contract - W2
Contract - Contract


Senior Linux Administrator

Job Details

Senior Linux Administrator

Duties: As a Senior Linux Administrator responsible for Linux operational support, troubleshooting, maintenance, upgrades and expansion, on-call rotation. In addition, they will provide support to provisioning/operational staff, as well as work closely with the architecture group in design support and validation of new designs and installations.

Provide direction and advice pertaining to capacity planning Provide direction and advice pertaining to future installations and design Provide direction to automate and orchestrate future use of Linux environments (Tanium, Orchestrator, automation suites) Configuration management utilizing Ansible, SaltStack, Puppet, Chef, Desired State Configuration (DSC) Scripting languages (PowerShell, bash, python)
  • 10 to 15 years Infrastructure experience
  • 1 to 3 years virtual infrastructure experience

Knowledge in the following preferred:
  • Virtualization Technologies using VMware/Nutanix/Hyper V (MS suite)
  • Provide direction and advice pertaining to design and configuration of converged infrastructure Cluster experience (SLES, RH would be good)
  • Vcenter or Nutanix tools Storage Technologies using Dell/EMC and Netapp Dell/EMC and Netapp replication technologies
  • Protocols including CIFS, NFS, iSCSI, FC Cisco Networking Products
  • Networking technologies including, but not limited to TCP/IP, DNS, Routing Protocols, Switching Cisco UCS Servers VMWare Hypervisor as well as some UCS bare-metal)
  • Knowledge and use of containerization platforms
  • Strong Communications Skills, both verbal and written
  • Demonstrated experience documenting environments, runbooks, etc.
  • Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and automation technologies
  • Infrastructure as Code platforms: Terraform, Packer, Azure Resource Manager/CloudFormation templates
  • Enterprise service bus platforms

Education: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Required Skills: LINUX

GDH provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic
information, veteran's status or any other category protected by law. In addition to federal law
requirements, GDH Consulting, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing
nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities and/or
employees. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting,
hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence,
compensation, benefits and training. Applicants with disabilities that require an accommodation
or assistance in applying and/or for interviewing, please contact our HR Department.

Please visit GDH's website for notice of collection for California applicants.
Employers have access to artificial intelligence language tools (“AI”) that help generate and enhance job descriptions and AI may have been used to create this description. The position description has been reviewed for accuracy and Dice believes it to correctly reflect the job opportunity.

About GDH