Infrastructure Linux Team Member

SQL, MySQL, upgrades, shell, Linux, Nutanix, Data Center, Dev/Ops, Nagios, VMware, RHEL, CentOS, troubleshooting, Puppet, Shell, Perl, CGI, Python, vSphere, VMWare, kubernetes
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

  • Monitor health and capacity of and troubleshoot Linux system resources using Nagios and iLO or iDRAC and VMware host console.
  • Assist multiple development teams with recurring operations and maintenance activities (host creation, system performance issues, H/W issues, general Linux administration support, Centrify/AD support, etc.)
  • Coordinating and escorting vendors into the Data Center to replace failed hardware components on Linux systems
  • Project based development and implementation of new Linux hardware and software capabilities (Security enhancements, Central Logging, Resource Monitoring and Notification, Dev/Ops Automation, etc.)
  • Participating in and conducting applicable accreditation support (scans, automation, auditing, etc.) of Linux systems
  • Providing general Linux system administration guidance and support to multiple development teams (disk management, account creation, design reviews, etc.)


The successful candidate must be able to work well both in a team setting and individually on project-based tasks and have direct experience in the following:

System Administration

  • Prior experience as a Unix/Linux Systems Administrator of Linux, preferably RHEL/CentOS (installation, configuration, upgrades, troubleshooting)
  • Prior experience developing Puppet modules for server builds (Kickstart), and maintenance automation
    • Prior experience integrating automation with TFTP, DHCP and DNS.
  • Prior experience with Centrify and Active Directory integration and management of Linux groups, accounts and servers
  • Prior experience with one or more scripting tools: Puppet, Shell, Perl/CGI, Python.
    • Managing and monitoring Linux server resources in a VMWare/VSphere environment
    • Building and maintaining all Linux Virtual Machines

    Server/Resource Automation

    • Experience with automation tools, such as Puppet and Ansible, preferably Puppet, CGI/Perl and Python

    Hardware Experience

    • Direct experience with, including hardware maintenance, firmware updates to HP DL Series Servers, Dell PowerEdge R630/730 Servers and iLOM/iDRAC usage

    Optional Experience

    • Prior experience with SQL querying of a relational database, such as MySQL
    • Prior experience with Nutanix and HPCC technologies
    • Prior experience with Python and Ansible automation of system administration and configuration tasks
    • Prior experience setting up Docker clusters using Swarm and or Kubernetes
    • Prior experience with HP Apollo 4000 and 2000 systems architectures
    • Prior experience with git for Infrastructure code management
    Dice Id : 10507395
    Position Id : 6149347
    Originally Posted : 4 months ago
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