25 days old

Sr Linux Systems Administrator

Sunnyvale, CA 94085
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    $50 To $60

Senior Linux Systems Administrator

Sunnyvale, CA

Key Tasks & Responsibilities

(More detailed description of responsibilities and tasks.)

  • Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical stakeholders to implement new and improved services.
  • Assisting with new technology investigations, coordinating implementations and support of new enterprise applications and technologies (Security Monitoring, Patching) entering the infrastructure, writing and updating service and procedural documentation, proposing and implementing process improvements, and working collaboratively with peer Systems Administrators and support teams.
  • Support peer Systems Administrators as a service, troubleshooting problems and providing Linux support as necessary.
  • Manage Linux as a service for laptops, desktops and vehicles.
  • Manage and use deployment tools such as Ansible.

Skills & Attributes

(Indicate essential skills and desired skills)

  • General Linux (UBUNTU) system administration, security patching, OS upgrades, troubleshooting problems, and ensuring maximum availability.
  • Install new software releases, system upgrades, evaluate and install patches and resolve software and hardware related problems.
  • Perform system backups and recovery.
  • Maintain data files and monitors system configuration to ensure data integrity.
  • Maintain the functionality, security, and uptime of critical technology systems such as wireless networks, virtual machine and storage infrastructure, and communication systems.
  • Regularly improve the security posture of enterprise systems and network infrastructure
  • Document all aspects of the enterprise systems and key processes.
  • Monitor changes to the baseline references (ex: new versions of CIS benchmarks) and work with the ISO and the other admins to review and update baselines regularly.
  • Manage Debian package repositories.

Special Skills Required:

  • Must be able to work well in a highly dynamic and collaborative environment.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills, including strong customer interface skills.
  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • UBUNTU or equivalent certification.


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