Senior Linux Administrator

Cirrus Logic   •  

Austin, TX

Industry: Consulting


Not Specified years

Posted 294 days ago

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As a Senior Linux Administrator, you will be part of a global Engineering IT team supporting Linux desktops, servers, compute farm, storage, version control systems, and more that make up the IC Design environment at Cirrus Logic.


  • Capacity planning for servers, workstations, and storage
  • Resolve technical issues related to engineering infrastructure
  • Monitor the performance of the batch scheduling system and compute servers\Improve, automate, and document processes related to account creation, termination, modification
  • Contribute to and support configuration management code
  • Provide infrastructure and infrastructure support for internally developed tools
  • Process support tickets
  • Be available for occasional after hours support and maintenance work

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • You should know Linux upside down and inside out
  • Experience managing Linux servers in a development or engineering environment is critical.
  • You have all the skills that come with a seasoned Linux Admin: scripting, diagnosis, tuning, and performance measurement are your second nature
  • You are proficient with modern automation tools (preferably Puppet)
  • Your approach should be methodical and risk-aware, but with the confidence to make recommendations and drive major change
  • You should enthusiastically learn new skills and technologies
  • You should be able to communicate clearly and in a style appropriate to your audience

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7
  • Puppet 4 with Git
  • Cisco UCS
  • NetApp and Oracle ZFS storage systems
  • Active Directory integration with Linux
  • IBM LSF 9 and 10
  • Perforce Helix
  • Desktop Linux experience would be a bonus.