Manager, Linux Server Administration

$140,000 - $160,000

Full Time

  • Work from home


  • Linux
  • AWS
  • Automation
  • IaaS
  • CI/CD
  • Python
  • Ansible
  • EMC Storage
  • RedHad
  • vmware

Job Description


***Hybrid, 3 days onsite, 2 days remote***

A prestigious financial firm is on the search for a Manager, Server Administration (Linux).  This manager will lead a team of Linux engineers to support a large, complex Linux environment and will help the transition to infrastructure into the cloud.  They will help drive infrastructure as a code and automation concepts.  They will need heavy experience with Linux, AWS, RedHat, Ansible, Python, Jenkins, Terraform, CICD, etc.


  • Manage day to day operations of highly virtualized Linux compute infrastructure
  • Provide status reporting (availability, performance capacity utilization)
  • Create and maintain process & policy documentation
  • Drive automation of Linux systems
  • Develop Linux server team to align with the company future technology roadmap.
  • Forecast System demands and recommend upgrades, expansions and reconfiguration
  • Resource planning
  • Provide input into strategic compute infrastructure plans and help drive alignment with application teams, security and business
  • Collaborate with application support teams to drive improvements in communication, architecture, and performance
  • Act as a liaison for customer relations and represent server teams
  • Manage enterprise server environment related projects
  • Lead audit and security responsibilities that include routine reviews and reporting of technology policies and security compliance
  • Work with auditors to remediate and closeout all remediation, regulatory, and audit findings
  • Draft proposals to tackle technology challenges and work with vendors to provide best solution at optimal cost
  • Responsible for change management process for server infrastructure


  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in Compute (LINUX) administration
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Cloud technologies and CI/CD technologies
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in managing people and leading projects.
  • Experience in a regulated / financial industry a plus
  • Experience with disaster recovery testing and creating technical/process documentation
  • Strong background in Compute (LINUX) administration
  • Working knowledge of Virtualization and Storage infrastructure
  • Working knowledge and experience in Cloud Infrastructure
  • LINUX Systems (Redhat and Amazon linux)
  • EMC storage
  • VMWare virtualization
  • Cloud technologies (AWS)
  • CI/CD (Terraform, Jenkins, Artifactory, Github)
  • Automation (Ansible, Python)