Linux Administrator

Linux, RedHat, Apache, Tomcat, FTP, SFTP, offshore
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Travel required to 10%.

Job Description


Codeworks is an IT Services firm in SE Wisconsin, known for our strong commitment to quality and for our direct client relationships.  

Who We’re Looking For!...

Linux Administrator – Linux focused for a direct hire opportunity located in Southeastern, Wisconsin.

Position Summary:

IT Infrastructure Senior System Administrator will install, configure, and maintain Red Hat Linux servers in the United States and work with system administrators globally, primarily in Australia and China. Analyze and resolve problems associated with the operating system's servers, hardware, applications, and software. Work with application development team, business owners, and infrastructure team members rolling out new systems and migration projects. Monitor system performance and ensure compliance with standard implementation practices and security standards. 

Major Responsibilities:

  • Administering Red Hat Enterprise Linux servers including performance tuning, monitoring, scripting, version upgrades, and assist on projects. Administering Linux Network File System (NFS) and supporting web servers. Work with application teams providing support on issues and OS upgrades.
  • Provide daily support for issues, backup and recovery, data storage, system access and security.
  • Ensure proper OS licensing and support is in place and maintain version management for all servers.
  • Assist in company’s Disaster Recovery planning and testing and audit processes.
  • Act as the platform expert for RHL and advisor for colleagues utilizing and integrating clientserver tools and be willing to educate and teach others team members
  • Solve complex technical problems, plan and execute projects, prioritize tasks, conduct research, and work independently under constraints of time and resources.
  • Excellent written and communication skills and be a Team player. 

Required Education / Experience / Skills:

  • 3-4 years of experience maintaining Red Hat Linux Systems
  • Be able to work with Ubuntu, Debia, and CentOS systems
  • Well versed in Apache Tomcat, Java, SFTP and web servers
  • Be able to create and maintain scripts using JAML, Bash, and Python.
  • Use Ansible to monitor servers and automate maintenance functions.
  • Creating and maintaining servers in a VMWare ESXI server environment
  • Experience with Dell servers, storage, and Dell HPC cluster
  • Knowledge of databases such as SQL Server and Oracle
  • Backup experience with Veeam and NetBackup
  • Desirable experience with cloud technology and IoT
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field – or equivalent experience


 Travel: Predominantly domestic travel as needed for project and maintenance activities Language: Professional written and verbal communication

Client is only seeking candidates eligible for W2.

 About our Client—

Our client is a leading manufacturer of electric motors and controls, power generation products and power transmission products serving customers throughout the world. We create a better tomorrow by developing and responsibly producing energy-efficient products and systems.

Local candidates to Milwaukee area will be given priority. If you feel that you meet the qualifications listed above and are open to working in the Milwaukee area, please forward your resume in Word format to


Headquartered in Milwaukee, WI with an office in Madison, WI—Codeworks has over 23+ years of experience serving Fortune 1000 companies in Wisconsin as well as our client's national locations. Our recruiting team is extremely good at evaluating, advising, and connecting IT professionals with new opportunities that will satisfy their expectations both in salary and opportunity for growth.

For more information, please visit our website at:

 For priority career/job posting updates, please follow us on Twitter: @CodeworksIT


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17800 W. Capitol Drive Brookfield, WI, 53045

Dice Id : 10110708
Position Id : KH9684
Originally Posted : 5 months ago
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