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Sr Linux Engineer

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Work type: Full Time Administrative
Location: Central Office - Indianapolis, IN, Central Office - Lawrence, IN
Categories: Administrative/Professional, Information Technology

General Description of Position: Install, plan, support, and upgrade the software and hardware for the College’s enterprise Linux systems.
Major Responsibilities:

Manage the planning, testing, installation, deployment, maintenance, security, support, and administration of server hardware, operating systems, and third-party applications.

Participate in professional activities related to improving job skills and knowledge.

Maintain system backups and monitor logs. Participate in disaster recovery exercises as required.

Monitor and tune the systems to achieve optimum performance levels.

Provide engineering level end-user support.

Develop and promote standard operating procedures.

Work effectively and diplomatically with peers and users, share expertise with peers, and encourage a team-oriented environment.

Work with third-party vendors to support systems installed locally or hosted.

Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks. Identify approaches that leverage the College’s resources and provide economies of scale.

Other duties logically associated with this position may be assigned. All responsibilities will be conducted within the parameters of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), other applicable regulatory requirements, and professional standards.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in a computer-related area and five (5) or more years of work experience as a Linux systems administrator.

Advanced experience with Linux OS installations, Linux network administration, security management, and third-party applications support on Linux systems.

Experience with virtualization technologies, specifically VMware.

Experience supporting and administrating SAN’s, preferably EMC.

Must be able to troubleshoot issues up through the layers of the OSI model.

Advanced understanding of web technologies and the software lifecycle development process including familiarity with scripting languages.

Experience developing software either from an application or system automation perspective

Must have excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills and demonstrated use of initiative and organizational abilities.

Knowledge of system monitoring, instrumentation, alerting, and troubleshooting.

Strong analytical abilities.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience with Cloud technologies, specifically IaaS and PaaS.

Experience with blade infrastructure, preferably Cisco UCS hardware.

Installation and administration experience with Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle WebLogic, Apache, Nginx, DNS, and LDAP.

Experience working in a DevOps environment.

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Team Ivy Referral:  $400
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