Linux Administrator / Linux Admin.

  • Las Vegas, NV
  • Full-time

Company Description


Job Description

The Network Administrator/System Engineer will do the following:

Responsibilities include installing, configuring, deploying and troubleshooting server/desktop/workstation/network hardware and software, including but not limited to:

  • Rack servers
  • Network switches
  • Firewalls
  • Virtualization software
  • Power protection and distribution
  • Desktop PCs and peripherals
  • Monitoring network equipment, traffic, server performance
  • Configuring, monitoring and testing file and database backups
  • Disaster recovery, hardware/software inventory, documentation
  • Researching new software and hardware solutions

Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in a related field or a minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience.
  • Must be a highly organized, detail-oriented self-starter who works well independently as well in a team environment.
  • Must possess strong communication skills
  • Must be available to work evenings and weekends as necessary.

Strong preference given to applicants with working experience in:

  • Virtualization (Citrix XenServer, VMware ESX/ESXi)
  • Linux (RedHat Enterprise Linux/CentOS)
  • Web servers (Lighttpd, nginx), including SSL
  • Layer 2/3 Networking
  • Firewalls (WatchGuard, Cisco)
  • MySQL Servers, Replication, High Availability
  • “NoSQL” Technologies (Cassandra, HBase/Hadoop, Big Table, Dynamo, MongoDB, Voldemort, etc)
  • PHP/PHP-FASTCGI
  • Backups (File and Database)
  • Monitoring software (NagiOS, Cacti)
  • VPN technologies (OpenVPN, L2TP, PPTP, IPSec)
  • Caching technologies (Memcached)
  • Rapid indexing/search engines (Sphinx)
  • Linux/Windows Interoperability (Samba, Winbind)
  • Encryption (TrueCrypt)
  • Redundancy, including, but not limited to:
    • Load Balancing (software or hardware, Foundry, Cisco)
    • Database replication
    • RAID technologies
    • Automatic failover (DRBD, heartbeat)
  • Open source storage technologies (OpenFiler)
  • IP Telephony/VoIP (TrixBox, Asterisk)
  • Version control software (Git)
  • Windows Server 2003/2008
  • Windows XP/Vista/7
  • Microsoft Office

Qualifications

US CITIZENS, GREEN CARD, EAD ONLY


NO SPONSORSHIP PROVIDED


USA APPLICANTS ONLY

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