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Linux Systems Administrator
Ref No.: 18-15392
Location: Durham, North Carolina
Client requires the services of a Linux Systems Administrator.

Client seeks a contract resource to assist with the support of the Application Development Environment. This resource will focus on Linux (RedHat/CentOS) Servers hosting cutting edge applications such as Splunk/Dynatrace/Oracle DB/Mobility. The Linux Systems Administrator will also provide expertise to members of the Deployment, DBA Team, Security (PSO), AIX, and Network Teams. Duties include general Linux system administration including security patching, OS upgrades, user management, troubleshooting problems on both physical and virtual environment, installing new software releases (Splunk/Dynatrace/Oracle Database/Diona Mobility & others), upgrades and patches. This resource will work with software vendors (Splunk/Dynatrace/ Oracle Database/Diona Mobility & others) to install new releases, evaluate and install patches and resolve software-hardware related problems as well as participate in technical research and development to enable continuous innovation within the infrastructure. Duties also include writing system scripts for daily administration of both Server and software that it hosts, documenting system infrastructure to be consumed by various levels of management, and performing system backups and recovery.
Skills   Years
Red Hat Certified Engineer or Red Hat Certified System Administrator status Required  
Experience as a System Administrator or similar role within a Red Hat Linux or CentOS environment Required 7
Experience with DNS, TCP/IP, DHCP, and SSL Required 7
LINUX based infrastructure installation, maintenance and troubleshooting experience Required 7
Linux performance tuning & troubleshooting, identifying and resolving contention in CPU, memory, networking, disk I/O, etc. Required 7
Experience with load balancing and load maintenance Required 7
Experience with troubleshooting and problem resolution Required 7
Experience providing services to the federal and state governments Highly desired  
Splunk Administration and significant experience in using Splunk Highly desired 5