Robert Half International Systems Administrator in Houston, Texas

Robert Half Technology is search for a LInux System Administrator for a client near Bush Airport DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES Responsible for the day to day support of computer systems running the Unix/Linux operating system. These may be stand-alone or networked and may exist in homogenous or heterogeneous environments. Some of these tasks are: ? Monitoring system performance or event logs for normal operations ? Overseeing appropriate level software installations and upgrades and related software packages. ? Evaluating and applying system and security patches to ensure the security and stability of the environment. ? Overseeing and implementing/recommending configuration and performance tuning, both hardware and software to ensure an improvement in system reliability and performance. ? Developing and maintaining appropriate system documentation to ensure that documentation is current. ? Manage 3-Tier environments that includes development, QA, and production ? ITIL based service delivery for Incident Management, Change Management, Problem Management, Capacity Management, Configuration Management ? Operating system patching ? Operating system upgrade / migration ? Virtualization strategies ? Experience supporting physical and virtual Unix/Linux systems ? Collaborates well with customers and other technical teams ? Knowledge of standard networking ports and protocols EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: ? 5+ years of experience with distributed systems management, Specifically, Linux administration within an enterprise. ? Exposure to a wide disparate operating environment. ? Knowledge and working experience with the multiple major vendor specific Unix/Linux operating system including: installation, patching, migration, security, networking, system internals, printing, performance tuning ? Experience working in a medium or larger data center supporting physical and virtual Unix/Linux systems ? Collaborates well with customers and other technical teams ? Knowledge of standard networking ports and protocols ? Ability to automate systems management processes quickly and efficiently using a variety of skills/tools.

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Req ID: 04130-0010715798

Functional Role: Systems Administrator

Country: USA

State: TX

City: Houston

Postal Code: 77060

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: Linux