Linux System administrator in San Jose, CA at BCforward

Date Posted: 6/23/2020

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Job Description

Linux System administrator

BCforward is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Cloud Linux System administrators/ Sysadmins at San Jose, CA

Position Title : Cloud Linux System administrators/ Sysadmins

Expected Duration : 6+ Months with possibility of extension or Permanent

Location : San Jose, CA

Job Description:

  • 8+ years of strong experience supporting enterprise Linux infrastructure.
  • Strong Experience in Red Hat and Ubuntu Linux implementations and administration.
  • Good understanding of Unix fundamentals, web protocols, storage, networking and load balancing.

Job Responsibilities

  • Working experience in Virtualization, private cloud (OpenStack) and KVM environments.
  • Solid understanding and Strong Server Hardware expertise, specific X86 and Linux operating system, including the automated installation, jumpstart, kickstart configuration, etc.
  • Supporting the development/QA environment including setting up creating users, home directories and troubleshoot day-to-day issues like performance problems, login issues, etc.
  • Large scale project experience and Good understanding of virtualization technologies.
  • Experience supporting Docker containers, Xen in a high availability environment highly desirable.
  • Experience with F5 and AVI Load Balancers required.
  • Server level Network Troubleshooting and Experience supporting enterprise-class monitoring like icinga, splunk, or any other monitoring tools for network/systems/application monitoring, ability to write custom scripts/plugins for custom monitoring a plus.

Job Requirements:

  • Project Management and Reporting, ability to interface/support customers during the development/pre-production integration testing.
  • Experience managing NFS, block storage Cinder volumes, automount, Sendmail, DNS, LDAP, DHCP, TFTP in Linux.
  • Unix shell scripting on bash or bourne shell, Anisble, puppet or any automation tools, Perl & Python a plus.
  • Strong technical/analytical and Server Level Network troubleshooting skills.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written across all user levels. Ability to create simple procedural documents.
  • Good team player, self-starter, goal oriented, open minded, flexible and customer focused
  • Knowledge and ideas on how to build infrastructure, support & monitor and bring in efficiency in every possible way and flexible work schedule..
  • Good problem-solving abilities focus on quality.
  • Self-directed work style with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to coordinate and work with a global team in different time zones.

About BCforward:

BCforward began as an IT business solutions and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full service personnel solutions organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over years of catering to our customers' specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.

We must inform you that during the hiring process, we may ask for you to disclose and provide us with various categories of your personal information, including identifiers such as your name and address, professional information, commercial information, education information, and other related information. Please note that we will only use this information to facilitate and complete the recruiting process. This posting is not an offer of employment. All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States and willing to cooperate with a background check and drug screen, to the extent permitted by federal and local laws up to and including both criminal and financial reviews. The submission of intentionally false or fraudulent information in response to this job posting shall render the applicant ineligible for the position. BCforward is an equal opportunity employer. Any subsequent

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