TEK Connexion has a Linux/Windows Administrator opening available in the Pittsburgh area with a key enterprise level client. This to working on the night shift 12am to 8am.
Would prefer located to be in Pittsburgh or Cleveland but will be working remote
First few weeks will be working the daylight shift to get ramped up and would prefer someone to be able to work onsite
If working not local to either cities, they will still be ramped up during the same shift
The ideal candidate will be a senior level system administrator, with extensive experience in supporting Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7, and Windows 2012 and 2016. This is a Level 3 support position in a large environment of more than 30,000 Linux and Windows servers. The position will be second or third shift, Monday through Friday, with occasional weekend work, 1-2 times per month. The candidate will support Red Hat Linux and Microsoft Windows servers in a level 3 capacity, will execute approved change tasks, and will execute service requests. In addition, the candidate will field, triage and resolve or escalate Level 1 iSeries (AS/400) incidents, VMWare Horizon View incidents, and CA Workload Automation incidents. No iSeries, Horizon View or CA experience is necessary; we will provide any necessary training.
The ideal candidate will have these skills:
In-depth knowledge of Windows 2012 and 2016, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7
Superior troubleshooting skills. Must be able to find root cause of an issue quickly.
Experience in a large (30,000+ servers) 24/7 environment
Must be able to communicate clearly at a technical level
Must be able to communicate to the executive level to provide business impact and situation updates
Ability to work a regular off-hours shift, Monday – Friday, with weekend work 1-2 times per month.
A self-starter with time management skills, and the ability to work independently to meet deadlines.
Ability to troubleshoot performance issues in a virtual environment
Experience dealing with Windows and Linux vulnerabilities and their remediation
Basic knowledge of Active Directory
Experience in Group Policy
Working knowledge of SQL, NAS, NFS and DFS
Experience in Red Hat LVM
Knowledge of basic networking concepts
Experience in BMC BladeLogic, SCCM, or other deployment tools
Willingness to learn and provide Level 1 triage and support for iSeries, Horizon View and CA Workload Automation
The following skills are a plus:
Ability to script in one or more tools such PowerShell, bash, Perl
Knowledge of OpenShift, Docker containers, Kubernetes or similar systems
Experience in RAC cluster, Red Hat Cluster, Microsoft Cluster
Experience in Desktop Support
Familiarity with VMware vSphere, VM guest hardware and software, vhdx and rdms
Knowledge of Dell and Cisco server hardware, iDRAC, BIOS updates etc.
Knowledge of firewalls and proxies
Additional Salary Information: Compensation is negotiable depending on experience
About TEK Connexion
TEK Connexion is a professional services organization providing clients with IT staff augmentation services including contract consulting, contract-to-hire and permanent placement of IT professionals. TEK Connexion’s leadership has over 20 years of combined IT staffing and consulting experience with our focus being solely on our customer’s needs, with numerous client and consultant references that we would be happy to share and discuss.
We have separated ourselves from the competition by focusing on fostering a partnership with our clients, while building long standing relationships and trust. TEK Connexion is truly inspired to help our clients and employees be successful in order to create a win-win environment. We focus not only on understanding our clients’ IT initiatives and projects, but also their business objectives, to ensure we align our services to help them meet their overall corporate goals.