Systems Administrator


New Bern, NC

5 - 7 years

Posted 266 days ago

  by    Deepak Kumar

This job is no longer available.

Position Title: Systems Administrator

Position Number: 281197

Location: New Bern, NC

Desired Skill Set:

Red Hat, Oracle, Linux, Troubleshooting, Shell Scripting

Position Description:


?Only U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. can be considered as W2 candidates.?

Role: - Linux Sys Admin

Location: New Bern, NC 28560

Interview type: Either Webcam Interview or In Person

Short Description:

The CLIENT is in need of an expert level Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administrator on an on call basis to assist them in maintaining their current Linus environment. Contractor is able to work remotely, but will have to go onsite as needed.

Complete Description:

Day to day support is not required. The CLIENT would like the contractor for on demand use throughout the period of performance as our needs dictate.

It is anticipated that the majority of services will be delivered via remote access, but onsite support will be required during a one-day initial system orientation session and anytime that the requiredsupport cannot be delivered remotely.

The CLIENT will make every effort to schedulesupport sessions in advance, but there may be instances in which emergent issues force us to request support with little or no advance notice. 


Our requirement is for an expert level Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administrator with a minimum of five (5) years?experience. Preferably, a significant amount of this experience will be with Red Hat Enterprise Linux versions 5.10 and 6.7.

The required services could potentially include any system administration task, but the anticipated most common needs will be:

? Installation of operating system security patches.

? User account management.

? Installation/configuration of backup agent software.

? Log review & analysis.

?Troubleshooting/resolving operating system malfunctions and performance issues.

? File and directory permissions management.

?Scheduling Cron jobs.

? Shell scripting.

? Expansion of disk volume sizes.

?Working with Oracle DBA personnel to resolve problems that overlap the operating system and database environments.

Technical Environment

? The Linux servers for which this support will be provided host the CLIENT Oracle-based financial, human resources, payroll, and utility billing systems. 

? They are scheduled to be replaced by a new ERP system over the next three years. 

? No major upgrades of their operating systems or Oracle are planned during that time.

? The CLIENT will maintain Red Had Enterprise Linux subscriptions for these servers. 

? We will also maintain Extended Lifecycle support for the two RHEL 5.10 servers.

? The servers are virtual machines, hosted on VMWare.

Server 1

? Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.10.

? Oracle

? Oracle

Server 2

? Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.10.

? Oracle

? Oracle

Server 3

? Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.7.

? Oracle

Server 3

? Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.7.

? Oracle

Required / Desired Skills 

? Expert level Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administration Required5Years.

?Experience with the Installation of operating system security patches Required5Years.

?Experience with user account management Required5Years.

?Experiencetroubleshooting/resolving operating system malfunctions and performance issues Required5Years.

?Experience with Shell scriptingRequired5Years.

?Experience with Linux v5.10 Required. 

?Experience with Linux v6.7Required.

Rose International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, arrest and conviction records, or any other characteristic protected by law. Positions located in San Francisco, California and Los Angeles, California will be administered in accordance with their respective Fair Chance Ordinances.

Rose International has an official agreement (ID #132522), effective June 30, 2008, with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security,

$150K - $160K