Junior System Administrator Position

Junior System Administrator Position  

Job description

  • Maintain production server’s farms.
  • Supporting local software engineers.
  • Server installation, configuration, and maintenance.
  • Recommending, upgrading and maintaining current Linux systems.
  • Database administration (MySQL)
  • Network configuration, and system security
  • Linux mail server.
  • Ability to work on weekends and holidays.

Required Skills

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills; interacting positively with upper management.
  • Independent problem-solving, self-direction.
  • Comfortable with most aspects of operating system administration; for example, configuration of mail systems, system installation and configuration, printer systems, fundamentals of security, installing third-party software.
  • Has a solid understanding of a LINUX-based operating system; understands paging and swapping, inter-process communication, devices and what device drivers do, filesystem concepts (inode, clustering, logical partitions).
  • Familiarity with fundamental networking/distributed computing environment concepts; understands routing concepts.
  • Ability to write scripts in some administrative language (Shell, Perl, python).
  • Ability to do some debugging and modification of C programs.

Required Background

  • Three years of previous system administration experience.

Desirable Background and Skills

  • A degree in computer science or a related field.
  • Significant programming background in any applicable language.

Email resume to: jobs@nullcatchmedia.com