Linux and Storage Systems Administrator

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Cypress, CA




long-term contract, 6+ mo

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Linux, SAN storage, system administrator, LUN creation, Cloud, scripting, Bash/Korn

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Job Description

Our client has an immediate need for an experienced Linux & Storage Systems Administrator to join the Open Systems group within their Linux/Unix and distributed storage environments for a long-term 6 months plus contract assignment in the North Orange County area. The selected candidate will serve as a team member and will be responsible for supporting all aspects of the client’s infrastructure including Linux, SAN storage including Brocades. Excellent communication and written skills and a strong willingness to learn are required.

**Local or willing to relocate on own; 4 days on site in Cypress, CA, 1 remote**

The consultant will be responsible for supporting back-end infrastructure systems administrator for servers and storage, disaster recovery (DR) data replication, with extensive hands-on support for a 24×7 uptime of production operations for database and application servers, physical servers, storage area networks (SANs) and disk arrays.

Skills and Competencies Include:

• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
• Five (5) years hands-on experience in Linux-based operating systems and disk array storage administration
• Experienced with tasks to install, update and maintain enterprise level linux operating systems
• Experienced with tasks to provision and allocate storage from enterprise level external storage arrays and Storage Array Networks (SANs), including command line hands-on with LUN creation, masking, zoning, etc.
• Experienced in enterprise level data replication technology for disaster recovery
• Experienced to install and maintain enterprise level server chassis/enclosures, virtual connect modules
• Experienced to install and maintain enterprise level hypervisor software on new and existing server hardware
• Team player with excellent communications skill, have a great attitude and will work off hours
• Self-starter, self-learner and persistent troubleshooter

Additional Information:
• Advanced Linux administration skills (Build, patch, & troubleshoot)
• Distributed storage management and SAN administration
• Understanding of Bash/Korn shell scripting or other scripting languages
• Provide off hours support as needed and participate in the Judiciary disaster recovery exercises
• Plan, coordinate and execute multiple projects using several technologies to support business functions
• Understanding of migration of hosted applications to a cloud environment

Please apply today!

For more information, please email: #LI-LS1 #LI-DNI

Linux and Storage Systems Administrator

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