Senior UNIX / Linux System Engineer 1

Employer
Novetta
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Are you passioniate about solving challenging problems?Do you thrive being a critical part of an elite team of like-minded people?How would you like for your next career move to take you to the next level?If any of this sounds appealing, look no further. Position Description:Novetta is seeking a talented Senior UNIX / Linux System Engineer in DC to work with cutting edge technologies. You will be part of a team of dedicated professionals solving our customers' most challenging problems In this role you will:Be responsible for the day-to-day administration of the UNIX/LINUX Server infrastructure. Provides leadership to the UNIX/LINUX Server team, overseeing activities administering, designing, and implementing RedHat Linux server based solutions. Responsible for incident management as it relates to the UNIX/LINUX server infrastructure. Perform patching, hardening, and automated deployments. Performs advanced troubleshooting of complex system issues. Works primarily in a virtualized environment Basic Qualifications:Must have a minimum of 8 years of experience administrating and managing servers and systems, specializing in UNIX/LINUX operating systems. Experience troubleshooting UNIX/LINUX server hardware and software issuesMust possess a Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification or equivalent. Desired Skills:Hands-on experience with Red Hat Satellite for centralized server management and patching strongly desiredHands-on experience with Red Hat Identity Management (idm) for centralized Linux server identity management strongly desiredExperience supporting VMware virtualized systems hosted on NetApp and/or EMC storage desiredExperience supporting server infrastructure replicated between geographically disbursed data centers and protected with HA/COOP planning and technologies desiredExperience in UNIX shell, Perl, and Python scripting desiredExperience supporting Oracle SPARC servers desiredUnderstanding of VMware automation tools such as: VMware vSphere, vRealize Orchestrator, PowerCLI, and vCLI within ESXi environments a plus Security Clearance:Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust Get a referral bonus for the great people you know! With our amazing referral program, you could be eligible to win outstanding rewards for referring qualified new hires to Novetta.Novetta is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.