Linux Systems Admin

Progrexion Salt Lake City , UT 84101

Posted 2 months ago


We're Progrexion (that's Proh-gresh-uhn). We are the country's largest provider of consumer credit report repair services. In simple terms, we offer life changing services that impact people in a very big way.

Our employees represent the largest force in the world helping people take charge of their credit so they can, well, live the American dream. We are growing like crazy, so if you want to be part of something pretty unique and special, you may be the next addition we need to make something that is already very good, even better.


  • Support the day-to-day operations of corporate production and staging environments by monitoring system performance, configuration, maintenance and repair. Applies revisions to host system firmware and software, etc.

  • Works with vendors to assist support activities.

  • Implement new system and applications with custom scripts and testing procedures to ensure operational reliability.

  • Assists in problem-solving efforts often involving outside vendors and other support personnel and/or organizations.

  • Installs, modifies, and maintains systems and utility software on server computer systems. Provides server support related to other software.

  • Ensures high availability and acceptable levels of performance of mission critical environments and staging environments.

  • Maintain security procedures to protect systems from unauthorized use, and user abuse.

  • Develops procedures, programs and documentation for backup and restoration of host operating systems and host-based applications.

  • Positions in this classification may perform all or some of the responsibilities above and other related duties as assigned.


Knowledge of:

  • LINUX system administration (Ubuntu/Fedora/CentOS, cron, Permissions, FTP, DNS, Proxy, Samba, LDAP, NFS, NIS)

  • SELinux and best practices

  • Shell scripting (BASH, Python, Perl)

  • Configuration Management (SaltStack)

  • VMWare (vSphere and ESXi)

  • Enterprise backup and recovery procedures (Veeam)

  • Cisco Server Hardware (UCSM, C-Series servers, B200 Series blades)

  • System performance monitoring tools (Nagios, Zabbix, OpsGenie)

  • Cloud technologies and administration (AWS, Azure)

Ability to

  • Plan, organize, and document system design activities and to configure systems to be consistent with institutional policies/procedures

  • Communicate technical/complex information both verbally and in writing

  • Establish and maintain cooperation, understanding, trust and credibility

  • Perform multiple tasks concurrently and respond to emergency situations effectively


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline. Relevant experience may substitute for the degree requirement on a year for year basis
  • 5-7 years of work experience in systems design implementation and support
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