Linux Administrator

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linux, kunernetes, automation
Full Time, Permanent
120,000+ Salary and Benefits

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Linux Administrator

Location: Folsom, CA

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The Linux Administrator is primarily responsible for the implementation and operational support of production hybrid cloud environment, as well as the software support of the cloud environment and associated network and security elements. The Linux Administrator has direct involvement with maintaining the operational integrity data processing platforms and SaaS platform.

Candidates should have a strong Linux foundation and experience with DevOps tools, especially Cloud-based and Open Source, to solve the problems at hand. They must excel at automation and be consistently learning about the next technology.


<[if> <[endif]-->Administer the cloud environment including performance monitoring, scaling, operations planning, troubleshooting and preventative maintenance

<[if> <[endif]-->Perform operational support and break/fix resolution

<[if> <[endif]-->Monitor system performance and tune performance as necessary

<[if> <[endif]-->Server hardware and operating system upgrades

<[if> <[endif]-->Configure monitoring for server health, performance, etc.

<[if> <[endif]-->Design, configure, and scale appropriate storage requirements for systems

<[if> <[endif]-->Perform server hardening and vulnerability mitigation

<[if> <[endif]-->Work inside the ticketing system to ensure issues are handled in a timely manner

<[if> <[endif]-->Utilize procedures and standards to ensure operational consistency on a global basis and update documentation as required

<[if> <[endif]-->Maintain records on repairs, downtime, and configuration changes

<[if> <[endif]-->Participate in planning and implementation of environmental changes including version upgrades, updates, and scaling options

<[if> <[endif]-->Assist in disaster recovery and business continuity planning and support

<[if> <[endif]-->Work with authentication authorities such as Active Directory, Okta and Ping Identity


<[if> <[endif]-->Expertise in Linux server administration on Oracle Linux and/or RHEL

<[if> <[endif]-->Expertise Linux scripting (Ruby, Perl, Python, shell)

<[if> <[endif]-->Experience with Windows scripting (PowerShell)

<[if> <[endif]-->Experience with various virtualization technologies including VMWare and Microsoft Hyper-V

<[if> <[endif]-->Experience with replication, distribution, availability, recovery, and deployment

<[if> <[endif]-->Experience with server OS and storage technologies


<[if> <[endif]-->Infrastructure as code and configuration as code

<[if> <[endif]-->Experience with automation tools: Ansible, Salt, Chef, Jenkins, Git, GitLab, InSpec, Terraform

<[if> <[endif]-->Experience with Docker, Vagrant, Kubernetes

<[if> <[endif]-->Automation monitoring and management tools

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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Nicole Todd

Company Information

Ledgent Technology recruits and hires technology professionals for some of the most prestigious tech companies and IT departments in the nation. We specialize in the placement of both full-time and contract professionals. We are recognized as the very best recruiting firm in the industry. We’re the only one to receive all four of the most prestigious honors awarded! This includes "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and "Best of Staffing® - Talent Satisfaction" plus we were also recognized on Fortune’s 50 Best Small/Medium Workplaces in the US. The companies we work with pay us to find you, you do not pay for our service and support. Partnering with us means we can help locate a position at a company that has the work environment you seek; you can continue your own job search while we send you to interviews for open positions with our clients. If you'd like to have a flexible schedule and variety in your work, we can place you on contract/project assignments to get more experience or to provide more freedom in your schedule. You've come to the right place for placement. You've come to Ledgent Technology!
Dice Id : RTL152550
Position Id : 1005312652313
Originally Posted : 3 weeks ago

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