UNIX / Linux Administrator in Atlanta, GA

Avacend, Inc.   •  

Atlanta, GA 30303

Industry: Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

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Job Description

An experience UNIX/Linux Administrator. See below for responsibilities, minimum and desire qualifications.

(This is for 2nd Shift Position, Hours are 3 PM to 12:00 AM Monday through Friday)


  • Strong Administration of Red Hat and Oracle Enterprise Linux operating systems
  • Experience in provisioning both physical and virtual servers (in a Microsoft Hyper-V Environment)
  • Must have experience working on server's running Oracle databases in a Oracle RAC and Non-RAC configuration
  • Assist with WebLogic, Tomcat and JBoss installation and administration when necessary
  • Assist in planning, installing and administration of Disaster Recovery for Linux servers
  • Ensure all Unix/Linux based servers are adhering to change control and audit policies
  • Understand and able to configure Postfix, DNS/bind/named, NTPD, SSH, LVM, multipath, and Samba/CIFS
  • Ensure security updates are applied to servers according to Customer patching policy
  • Maintain documentation and diagrams for both daily operations and Disaster Recovery
  • Assist Backup Administrator with Unix/Linux backups using Commvault.
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Experience

  • 5 - 10 year's administrative experience with Linux (Red Hat X+, Other Linux distribution)
  • 5 - 10 year's experiences in shell scripting (korn/bash)
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • Must be a team player with appropriate corporate conduct
  • A solid understanding of TCP/IP, routing, sockets and experience w/ using utilities such as nmap, tcpdump, snoop and Wireshark.
  • Skill with scripting in BASH, KSH and python a plus

Valid Through: 2019-11-12