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Linux Systems Administrator
Ref No.: 17-00047
Location: New York, New York
 Looking for  a Linux Systems Administrator to support ongoing production maintenance and enhancement to various HR/Payroll applications.
Responsibilities include:
This role will be a technical position responsible for the installation, maintenance and configuration of the servers supporting infrastructure of critical citywide applications including NYCAPS, CityTime, PMS and PPMS. This person will function as the technical administrator for the group and work with various teams, and will need to have ability to work independently and prioritize tasks to meet project deadlines.
  Preferred Skills   
  • Strong experience in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7
  • Strong experience in administering and deploying virtual and physical systems with Red Hat
Satellite, Kickstart, and Identity Management (IDM)
  • Able to perform break/fix and engineering duties as requested
  • Able to come up with solutions to enhance our environment, devise project plan and execute
  • Have an engineering and automation mindset
  • Experience with performance tuning and capacity planning
  • Experience with a configuration management tool (e.g. Ansible, Puppet, Salt)
  • Perform OS upgrades and patch installations
  • Strong Shell scripting (bash, Perl, Python)
  • Administering and troubleshooting VmWare ESXi
  • Experience with monitoring tools such as Nagios, BMC Patrol, TrueSight, and BPPM
  • Experience with enterprise backup software such as NetBackup and Legato
  • Working with an enterprise wide, large scale matrix environment
  • Ability to plan and prioritize work and meet project deadlines
  • Must be self-motivated and work well with other groups
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written), interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) or Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
 Hours/Shift: Monday-Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm