Linux System Administrator

Silicon Valley Bank   •  

Tempe, AZ

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 67 days ago

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Job Description



Infrastructure Platform Services is a team comprised of SME’s across IT Infrastructure Technologies. Our skill sets range from System Administrators to Infrastructure Engineers and our primary focus is on administrator our platforms, support, keeping the lights one, delivering project based resources for infrastructure engineering and implementation needs. We provide infrastructure platform design, policies, standards, strategies and implementation skill sets for SVB. 



Skills and Requirements

Advanced troubleshooting methodology

Fluent English and high oral and written communication skills

Ability to act independently to drive IT goals and changes

Strong commitment to technical excellence and teamwork

Ability to work independently with minimum supervision

Be able to judge priorities and adjust their work accordingly

5+ Years’ experience as a member of a Tier 2/3 System administration team

Hands on experience in debugging and fixing production related problems

Expert knowledge of Redhat Linux

Experience with Linux security methods, auditing, and system monitoring

Experience with Kickstart, Yum/Yum repositories

Experience with Ansible

Familiarity with SSH and remote X display

Experience with VMWare

Decent understanding of bash shell scripting

ITIL foundations preferred

Ability to be on call for escalations

Experience with these technologies a plus:




Python scripting/coding

Cisco UCS experience

Cisco networking

Hitachi and EMC storage 

Work experience in financial services

Configuration management and automation using Ansible

RedHat Satellite 6.x

Weblogic, Apache, Tomcat, Nginx

Oracle database

Agile Operations/DevOps experience

Experience in automation of key functions, including back-up, continuous integration, provisioning is a huge plus


Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology (will consider technical training/job experience equivalents)RHCE or equivalent (or work experience)