Senior System Administrator Transera Communications
5+ years? experience
Experience in Setup Linux Ubuntu / Redhat / CentOS servers from scratch .
Powerful Linux Shell Skills (use grep, awk, netstat, vmstat)
Write shell scripts to automate redundant tasks.
Experience in Monitoring (Nagios) .
Experience in Storage NAS and SAN.
Experience in Vmware Cluster.
Experience in Chef or Puppet.
Experience in PXE.
Experience in Apache.
Experience in MySql.
Experience in Splunk.
As a Systems Administrator you will be responsible for the design, health and growth of the ?Transera SAAS ecosystem?. You will thrive on working with the brightest and most creative minds and are used to supporting development and production teams in performance driven, high-transaction and mission critical environments. Ideally, you will also have an interest and ability to play a key role in supporting our server environments in as well as the corporate office systems
Your responsibilities will include:
Designing, debugging and maintaining our constantly evolving servers environments that require new features and to ensure that scalability requirements be handled appropriate to business demands.
Reviewing servers structures, sizing and space estimates in response to new application development initiatives and production issues that may impact database and server performance.
Maintaining and enhancing the existing Transera server platform and offer expertise to the evaluation, design, and implementation.
Providing direction to various initiatives and projects, leveraging your technical skills to ensure readiness and success, this includes providing requirements and specifications for upgrades, fixes, new functionality taking into account the business and technical impacts.
Ensuring that all system changes are properly documented and implemented according to change control procedures.
Desired Skills & Experience
Your Professional Qualifications will include:
Education: Bachelor?s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
Server Support: 5+ years of system administration experience. Linux OS experience including performance tuning of complex technical environments and associated maintenance.
Server Support: Strong knowledge of Unix Shell, Perl and Apache including the ability to advise and support our development team as required.
Analytical and Planning Abilities: Solid judgement skills when working on problem situations in order to minimize the negative impact or exposure to our environment while taking into account technical and business impacts including the ability to help plan our technical environments for future growth.
Innovation: An ability to develop and present creative new ideas and solutions including a proactive approach to problem solving.
Results Orientation: Self-motivated with strong results orientation including the ability to work independently and in a team environment to achieve objectives.
Communication Skills: The ability to communicate with the application development team, balancing the short and long term impact of design and implementation decisions
Vendor Management Experience ? Dell, HP, Cisco, Microsoft, Vmware, Netapp, RedHat.
Data Center management Experience ? Work with Colo providers, Racking and Stacking, Cable Management.
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