RedHat Linux Admin

PDDNINC - Framingham, MA (30+ days ago)

Job Summary

Unix Admin JD:

Expert knowledge of Red Hat Linux

  • Need to have strong knowledge of installing, configuring and maintaining of Linux OS (RPM)
  • Strong understanding of networking is required
  • Experience with external storage (SAN/NAS) is required from server - configuration and administration prospective
  • Shell scripting & PHP knowledge as Unix Administrator is required
  • Working knowledge of backup and restore of UNIX servers
  • Knowledge of capacity monitoring and management of a VM environment
  • High Availability concept/knowledge will be a big plus (i.e. Local Datacenter HA or DR across multiple DC)



Responsibilities and Duties

  • Expert knowledge of proxy service, naming services (LDAP, DNS etc.) is needed
  • Any working knowledge of dynaTrace will be highly preferred
  • Understands boot process and run levels, paging and swapping, inter-process communication, functions of devices and device drivers and file system concepts
  • Plan, coordinate, and implement security measures to safeguard information in computer files against accidental or unauthorized damage, modification or disclosure
  • Experience managing a development lab with off shore developers
  • Hands on experience configuring and maintaining Cisco switches, Adaptive Security Appliance (firewall, router, VPN)

Required Experience, Skills and Qualifications

  • Hands on experience with troubleshooting EMC storage and proxy servers
  • Have understanding of Java applications, and J2EE framework, Oracle and SQL server
  • Working knowledge of current technologies like DevOps (Puppet, Chef, Ansible)
  • Working knowledge of cloud based solutions working within a MSP environment
  • Virtualization Technologies: SDDC (Software-Defined Data Center) SD Networks, Hypervisors, Containers.
  • Understands emerging technologies – Cloud: IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, etc.
  • Working knowledge of f5, MQ or messaging services

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $100,000.00 /year


  • Linu: 1 year
  • unix: 1 year
  • red: 1 year

Required work authorization:

  • United States