Linux / Cloud System Administrator in Oklahoma City, OK

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc.   •  

Oklahoma City, OK 73189

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


5 - 7 years

Posted 56 days ago

Job Description - Overview

In search of a self-motivated Linux / Cloud System Administrator. The Linux System Administrator is responsible for provisioning, installation, configuration, maintenance, and operations of both hardware and software of the environment. Emphasis on Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform.

Primary Functions/Job Description:

  • Develop and maintain Amazon Web Services platform
  • Management of Linux/Unix/AIX systems
  • Install/configure new servers based on standards and operational requirements
  • Installation and maintenance of OS including: patching, new installs, and upgrades
  • Maintain, configure, monitor, tune, and troubleshoot Linux environment
  • Perform daily monitoring including: hardware, applications, key processes, and scheduled jobs
  • Maintain daily backup operations following operational guidelines
  • Develop, maintain, and contribute to installation and configuration procedures documentation
  • Perform regular security monitoring of Linux environment
  • Develop and advance systems for continuous integration and deployment
  • Work with infrastructure automation and source code management
  • Manage user accounts and access to systems

Job Description - Requirements

Preferred Skills

  • Understanding of load balancing technology, server farms, and web services
  • Familiarity with DNS, TCP/IP, DHCP, HTTP, and SSL
  • Technical knowledge and experience with the following
  • Red Hat Linux, CentOS Linux, SUSE Linux, and Ubuntu Linux
  • Amazon Machine Image (AMI) Linux
  • Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
  • Experience with supporting and deploying AWS products (EC2, EBS, RDS, ECS, Lambda etc)
  • Experience with virtualization technologies
  • Server configuration tools using Chef, Puppet, etc.
  • Strong experience with one of: Ruby, PHP, Python, Perl, etc.
  • Knowledge of OpenShift Container Platform
  • Intermediate knowledge of Windows Server systems


  • Minimum of 5 years Linux administration experience or cloud operations role
  • Minimum of 3 years scripting experience (Chef, Python, Shell, PowerShell, etc)
  • Experience with Linux based OS configuration, automation (CI/CD Tools), and management
  • Proficient in shell scripting, cron jobs, user account management, analyzing logs, configuration of network and mail services
  • Problem troubleshooting and solving ability
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills including documentation
  • Ability to work in team environment and individually


  • Medical, dental and flexible spending benefits
  • Life and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • On-site comprehensive healthcare clinic
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations
  • Personal Paid Time Off
  • Casual dress code
  • Employee Discount

EOE - Drug / Alcohol testing compliant with applicable statues.

Valid Through: 2019-10-17