Linux/Unix system administration (ONLY W2)

Unix system, Unix system administration, Linux system administration, LDAP, Linux, Perl, Python, Unix, backup, hardware, high - performance computing, network, quick learner, shell scripting, software troubleshooting, system administration, troubleshooting
Contract W2, 18 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

Onsite role, may be able to work Hybrid of 1 day a week once ramped up.

** Ideally prefer candidates local to area. May be extended to 18 months. If candidate is willing to relocate, must be noted on summary and be willing to start and relocate within two weeks.**

Detailed Job Description:
The main duties are building, configuration, and maintenance of high-performance computing cluster test beds in an internal test Iab, with predominantly IInux based clusters but some Windows based. The work includes installation and troubleshooting of both production and preproduction servers and software, as well as development of scripts for automation of cluster provisioning and configuration. In addition, the maintenance includes support for users of the systems, internal documentation of practices, and general maintenance of the Iab spaces.

Skill Ievel & Experience:
At least 3 years experience in IInux or Unix system administration and maintenance, including hardware and software troubleshooting.
Experience in one or more scripting Languages is required, preferably Perl, Python and/or shell scripting. Hands-on experience with IInux clusters, e.g., Rocks installations, is highly desired.

Additional Skills and or education:
The following experience / skills are desired, but not required: -
Network file storage and backup administration - Building non-standard IInux kernels - Batch system setup, tuning, and administration - LDAP setup and administration - IP and network routing configuration and security - Server management using out-of-band tools - Windows system administration.

HS diploma or GED equivalent required for US candidates.

Looking for a dedicated quick learner

Dice Id : 10196450
Position Id : KS_LINUX_OR
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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