Linux Administrator

Company: TEKsystems, Inc ( Learn More )

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*************MOST BE ABLE TO OBTAIN A SECRET CLEARANCE******************

1) 3 Years of Linux administration
2) 3 Years of RedHat Experience
3) 3 Years of o Distributed configuration management frameworks experience

A successful candidate will install, configure, and manage information system hardware related to high-performance data analytics processing based on Linux systems. A successful candidate will also troubleshoot and resolve hardware and software problems related to server hardware, networking equipment, storage devices, and power and facilities interfaces. Working experience with Linux systems in a data center environment is essential, as well as experience with Ethernet networking, including defining and configuring VLANs, IP subnets, network virtualization, and network troubleshooting using open source diagnostic tools. Position will manage a variety of direct-attach and network storage systems in Linux environments. The successful candidate will use Puppet, Ansible or similar configuration management and automation frameworks. The position will be with deploying and managing analytics workload processing systems using Apache software projects such as Hadoop, Spark, Ambari, and MongoDB. The position will also use Cloud orchestration and automation tools such as OpenStack. The position is on a team and will be supporting the services for a large customer.

* Minimum of 3 years' experience in the following technologies:
o Red Hat Linux or Red Hat derivative distributions
o Ubuntu Linux or Debian derivative distributions
o Ethernet networking in scaled systems
o Parallel or distributed file systems
o Distributed configuration management frameworks
o Distributed documentation and issue tracking systems
* Outstanding written and verbal communication skills including strong interpersonal skills
* Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q and SCI level clearance which may require a polygraph test. Can start uncleared but must be able to start the clearance process upon acceptance.

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems .com for other accommodation options.
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