Linux Administrator

  • Redwood City, CA
  • Contract

Job Description

Our Client is seeking a Linux Administrator. Location: Redwood Shores, CA, Salary: $110K/Year+ benefits,, This candidate must have the following experience:



· 24/7 support for steady state operations and project support.

· Automation of standard tasks related to System, Backup, Storage and VMWARE management.

· Engaging with stakeholders to gather infrastructure requirements and produce high-level infrastructure designs including cost and timeline estimates.

· Recommending and driving efficiencies in process and technology improvements.

  • Developing dashboards to track allocation against projects and utilization of servers, storage, data backup capacity.
  • Evaluating new technologies and provide recommendation to management including planning and execution of proof of concept activities.



· 8years of work experience in managing SaaS Infrastructure or IT Infrastructure services.

· 8years of work experience in Redhat Enterprise Linux 4.x-6.x and CentOS 6.x Administration

· Experience in installing, configuring and managing VMWARE technologies and skilled in vSphere, vMotion, vCenter, Virtual datacenter etc

  Experience in Linux shell scripting

· Experience in managing server Dell and HP server hardware

· Experience to configure kick-start for Linux OS installations in the datacenters

· Ability to analyze and tune performance issues by leveraging monitoring tools like New Relic, Big Brother, Nagios and Splunk.

· Troubleshooting in-depth of TCP/IP protocols like MAIL, DNS, SMTP, SIP SSL etc.

· Good technical documentation skills.

· Bachelors’ degree in Information Management, Computer Science.

· Demonstrated critical thinking and analytical decision making skills.

· Ability to present data in a clear and concise format

· Excellent communications skills with the ability to articulate business requirements into technology solutions and ability to influence.

Other Requirements:

· This is a 24/7 operations role, individuals will be required to carry their cell phone and go on-call on a rotation basis. There could also be project work involved to build the next generation cloud.



Sujeet Salver
aurionPro Solutions, Inc.
phone: 408-884-3759

Fax: 732 909 2221

Consecutive Winner of Deloitte Fast 50 (India) and Fast 500 (Asia/Pac) Awards 2007 & 2008


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