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Senior Linux System Administrator

Company: V-Soft Consulting Group, Inc.
Location: Durham
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:



Senior Linux System Administrator
Primary Location: Durham, North Carolina

V-Soft Consulting is currently hiring for a Senior Linux System Administrator for our premier client in Durham, North Carolina.

Technical Requirements and Certifications - Linux certifications (RHCT, RHCE and LPIC) will be considered an advantage.

Education and Experience - Strong experience with Linux administration experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux: RHEL on AWS platform: 3 Years.
Strong Experience with monitoring and troubleshooting Linux systems and applications: 5 Years.
Hands-on experience in performance monitoring enablement to manage the Scaling up and down of the environments: 3 Years.
Experience with Linux OS Patch (including taking snapshots of instances before applying updates) and OS Level Vulnerability Management: 7 Years.
Strong experience with Cookie Security, Web Browser Security, Server-side encryptions, Data Encryption at Rest and Key management: 3 Years.
Strong experience with Image Management using Redhat Image: 3 Years.
Experience with cloud infrastructure, specifically Amazon Web Services (AWS) like EC2, S3, RDS, ELB, SSM and EBS.: 3 Years.
Experience in installing, configuring and maintaining services such as Bind, Apache, nginx, MySQL etc.: 5 Years.
Experience with automation and configuration management tools such as Ansible, CloudFormation, Puppet, or Chef: 5 Years.
Strong scripting skills, specifically in Bash or Python: 7 Years.
Strong understanding of networking concepts, including VPCs, subnets and routing: 3 Years.
Proficient with network tools such as iptables, Linux IPVS, HAProxy, etc.: 3 Years.
Experience in capturing, interpreting and analyzing network traffic: 3 Years.
Solid knowledge of protocols such as DNS, HTTP, LDAP, SMTP and SNMP: 2 Years.
Troubleshooting Apache issues like performance testing and tuning, failure to restart and queuing of requests: 3 Years.
Experience in performing multi-platform volume management using SVM, LVM, ZFS, NAS and the VERITAS volume manager: 5 Years.
Experience with security best practices and implementing security controls in an AWS cloud environment: 3 Years.
Familiarity with wired and wireless networking hardware and architectures, Virtual LAN (VLAN) setup and configuration, VPN, Routing, IPV4, IPV6.: 1 Years.
Experience in user account management for large organization.: 7 Years.

Job Responsibilities: Strong knowledge of Linux administration, AWS and networking are required for this role.
This position is required to be on call for evenings and weekends to meet business needs.
The primary role is to install and configure the Linux operating system as well as manage and maintain Linux-based systems on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform.
The position will be responsible for the deployment, configuration and ongoing maintenance of AWS services such as EC2, S3, RDS and more.
This position will provide hands-on technical support for system security monitoring and optimizing the performance of these systems, as well as troubleshooting and resolving any issues that may arise. Additionally, this resource may be responsible for managing and maintaining other related technologies such as DDI (DNS, DHCP and IPAM).
It will also be responsible for System maintenance by reviewing error logs, system backups, monitoring system performance to prevent slowdowns and disruptions, License deployments and setup, may include setting up a Linux Satellite server and deployment manager and providing any needed technical support.

Qualified candidates should send their resumes to mkareem@vsoftconsulting.com

V-Soft Consulting Group is recognized among the top 100 fastest growing staffing companies in North America, V-Soft Consulting Group is headquartered in Louisville, KY with strategic locations in India, Canada and the U.S. V-Soft is known as an agile, innovative technology services company holding several awards and distinctions and has a wide variety of partnerships across diverse technology stacks.
As a valued V-Soft Consultant, you're eligible for full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision), a 401(k) plan, competitive compensation and more. V-Soft is partnered with numerous Fortune 500 companies, exceptionally positioned to advance your career growth.
For more information or to view all our open jobs, please visit www.vsoftconsulting.com or call (844) 425-8425.


Keywords: V-Soft Consulting Group, Inc., Durham , Senior Linux System Administrator, IT / Software / Systems , Durham, North Carolina

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