Location work will be performed: MNO001 - Eagan - Onsite
Job Title: Administrator, Systems (Unix/Linux) Sr.
We are searching for a top-notch SeniorUNIX/LinuxSystemAdministrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Eagan, MN. This is an on-site position with no telecommute possibilities. This position is for a weekend shift. Hours are Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 8am – 8pm and 4 hours during the M-T work days scattered for meetings as needed. The 4 hours will most likely be allowed to be complete remotely, but the Fri, Sat, Sun shifts will be on-site. Initial training will be Monday – Friday 7:00am – 3:30pm. Exact details of the shift will be discussed during the interview. You will join the Mid range System Administration teams and provide UNIX / Linux System Administration services for an assigned set of US Postal Service applications. The scope includes the full range of system life-cycle phases including, Build, Application /Service Provisioning, Operations and Decommissioning.
Roles and Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Unix / Linux System Administration
Installation and maintenance of OS
Contributor to Incident, Problem and Change Management processes.
User Support / Problem resolution
Automating existing processes
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
Bachelor’s Degree and minimum of 6years’ experience. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Experience dealing with management of large (>1000systems) environments
Experience with Linux (SuSE and RedHat)
Experience with patch management.
Have some understanding with configuration management of large environments, utilizing automation tools such as: Chef, Puppet, Ansible or other configuration management frameworks.
Ability to take customer requirements and create scalable configuration models to support them
Process Implementation and documentation
Experience using Change/Incident Management tools (ServiceNow)
Senior in LinuxOSAdministration.
Ability to troubleshoot problems from the Application tier, through the OS and Network tiers.
Must be able to obtain a Position of Public Trust Clearance – US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder), and must not have traveled outside the US for a combined total of 6 months or more in last 5 years.
Must have resided in the US for the last 5 years
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
Expertise with custom AutoYaST and Kickstarter deployments
Expertise with SMT and custom patch solutions for SUSE and RedHat systems
Expertise with GIT/ GitLab/Ansible/AnsibleTower
Expertise with Cassandra
Expertise with OracleCRS (installation/configuration/maintenance)
Experience with Kafka
Experience with Hadoop
Local to the Eagan, MN area, no relocation assistance provide
Hours of Support:
Location: Eagan, MN
This position is for a weekend shift. Hours are Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 8am – 8pm and 4 hours during the M-T work days scattered for meetings as needed. The 4 hours will most likely be allowed to be complete remotely, but the Fri, Sat, Sun shifts will be on-site. Initial training will be Monday – Friday 7:00am – 3:30pm. Exact details of the shift will be discussed during interview.