Linux Administrator


Brighton, MI

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 132 days ago

  by    Jacob Taschler

This job is no longer available.

Job Summary

This position is responsible for technical administration of all of Carhartt's Linux servers. This position will work directly with internal IS teams to manage any required system updates/patches and with the system integration team for delivery of system functionality.

Representative Responsibilities

  • Experience with VMWare, Active Directory and SharePoint is preferred.
  • Linux Server (RedHat, CentOS, SUSE) as well as postfix/sendmail/MySQL skills preferred.
  • Maintain, monitor and troubleshoot physical and virtual Linux servers.
  • Provide and maintain documentation of backup processes and retention periods.
  • Provide and test backup and disaster recovery processes and procedures.
  • Experience in Linux OS installation, Software and Patch management.
  • Familiarity with the fundamentals of Linux scriptinglanguages.
  • Should know how to debug/troubleshoot memory issues.
  • Experienced in large scale Production Support Server Environments.
  • Handle escalated incidents or high critical tickets.
  • Experience working with monitoring tools such as SolarWinds, AppDynamics, Nagios.
  • Provide on-callsupport as part of a rotational schedule.

Entry Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent years of experiencerequired.
  • 2 or more years working as an administrator/engineer in a Unix/Linux environment
  • 2 or more years of working withinfrastructure principles and best practices.
  • Ability to learn quickly and apply newly attained skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Flexible and responsive to new or special projects assigned.
  • Produce work output that is produced on time and according to recurring or special deadlines.
  • Previous use of automated systems and procedures to reduce manual errors.
  • Ability to work in a team setting with coworkers and internal customers.

Working Conditions

  • Typical office environment; cubicle/office setting. Extended periods of time sitting, standing, typing on a computer is required.
  • Willing to work some nights and/or weekends as needed.
  • National travelrequired (up to 15%).
  • Carhartt is a tobacco free workplace.


$90K - $110K