SR. SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR, LINUX & VIRTUAL SYSTEMS
Duties: Reporting to the Sr. IT Manager within ISC's Technology Services group, this two-year term position will provide critical support as primary systems administrator for Linux-based services in support of customer-facing VoIP projects, WWW, core administrative systems, and critical network infrastructure services, including hardware and OS installation, configuration, documentation, maintenance and disaster recovery. Design, install, configure and maintain software and storage for open-source and in-house applications running on Linux-based systems for customer facing and internal campus services; provide oversight and validation of work performed by vendor technical teams; conceive and implement virtualization projects on VMware, Amazon Web Services for development, production, disaster recovery needs; coordinate systems and services monitoring and maintenance; maintain existing systems, tracking service and repair history; test new computer hardware and operating system technologies and areas, writing reports on findings; communicate regularly on status, progress to supervisors and project teams; maintain regular contact with key vendors via technical support channels.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and a minimum of three years of related experience, including production server administration experience with new system builds and ongoing systems maintenance and Linux server administration (preferably large scale), or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with configuration management technologies; strong organization and verbal & written communication skills; demonstrated ability to handle technical projects; basic Apache and MySQL administration a plus; experience with DNS, DHCP configuration and management on Linux a plus; experience with Puppet or other automation tools highly desirable; experience with commercial or Open Source Voice over IP solutions and with storage area networks (EMC, Cisco Fabric Manager, Dell Compellent) a plus.
This is a two-year term position.
Reference Number: 91-26968
Salary Grade: D
Employment Type: Exempt
Org: ISC-Tech Services-Network Operations
Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Job Family: E-Information Systems/Technology