Softpath is an award winning national consulting and staffing firm headquartered in Metro Atlanta area with over 800 employees globally. We support Fortune 500 clients in 20+ verticals including State/Federal Agencies, Pharma, Financial, Healthcare, IT, Retail, Telecom and Mfg. Softpath is well known for the great care we take with our clients and employees alike.
Title: Sr. Unix/Linux System Administrator
Location: Eagan MN
Duration: 03 - 06 Months Contract to hire
We are searching for a top-notch Senior UNIX/Linux System Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Eagan, MN. This is an on-site position with no telecommute possibilities. This position is part of the client's ETS Contract with the United States Postal Service, bringing top of the line professional technologists to their teams.
You will join the Midrange System Administration teams and provide UNIX / Linux System Administration services for an assigned set of US Postal Service applications. The scope includes the full range of system life-cycle phases including, Build, Application /Service Provisioning, Operations and Decommissioning.
Roles and Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Unix / Linux System Administration
Installation and maintenance of OS
Contributor to Incident, Problem and Change Management processes.
User Support / Problem resolution
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
Bachelors Degree and minimum of 6 years experience. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Experience dealing with management of large ( 1000 systems) environments
Experience with Linux (SuSE and Red Hat)
Have some understanding with configuration management of large environments, utilizing automation tools such as: Chef, Puppet, Ansible or other configuration management frameworks.
Ability to take customer requirements and create scalable configuration models to support them
Process Implementation and documentation
Experience using Change/Incident Management tools (Service Now)
Senior in Linux OS Administration.
Ability to troubleshoot problems from the Application tier, through the OS and Network tiers.
Unix Shell Scripting
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
Expertise with custom AutoYaST and Kickstart deployments
Expertise with SMT and custom patch solutions for SuSE and Red Hat systems
Expertise Ansible / Ansible Tower
Expertise with Cassandra
Expertise with Oracle CRS (installation/configuration/maintenance)
Experience with Kafka
Experience with Hadoop
SOX/PCI Compliance Management
Local to the Eagan, MN area, no relocation assistance provide
If interested please and/ or call me (Anil Kumar) at .
Unix, Linux (SuSE and Red Hat), Administration
3-6 Months C2H
Softpath System, Llc.