Robert Half Technology - Linux Engineer
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Job Overview
Company: Robert Half Technology
Location: Dallas, TX 75240 (map it!Map it!)
Base Pay: $81,819 - $100,000 /Year
Employee Type: Full-Time
Industry: Computer Hardware
Computer Software
Manages Others: Not Specified
Job Type: Engineering
Information Technology
Req'd Education: Not Specified
Req'd Experience: Not Specified
Req'd Travel: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: Not Specified
Contact: Recruiter
Phone: 214-468-9191
Email: Send Email Now
Fax: 214-871-7443
Ref ID: 04380-138531
Job Description
Ref ID: 04380-138531

Classification: Systems Administrator

Compensation: $81,818.99 to $100,000.00 per year

Support production and non-production Linux infrastructure for multiple web based applications and integrations servicing 1200+ auto dealerships in the US and Canada. The position will recommend, develop and implement technologies and tools to improve system stability and improve team operations. Is experienced in scripting using Python, Perl, Ruby or Shell. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES Describe the essential job functions of the role, indicating the goal of the task. Each statement should begin with an action verb (e.g. Prepares dealer utilization reports for follow up by the sales team in order to identify opportunities for increased utilization). Differentiate between essential & non-essential functions. [INCLUDE ESTIMATED % OF TIME] Essential Functions: Serve as one of the primary points of contact for Linux infrastructure within the solution team and mentor junior team members Support uptime and performance requirements of customer facing applications and respond urgently to issues impacting customer or organizational operations. Triage incoming calls as required, investigate root cause within 7 days of call closure Complete projects to manage and migrate infrastructure as required Work within established enterprise change control processes Support requirements include managing internet facing sites and working within scheduled downtime Develop scripts and work with production automation team to standardize systems Ability to work up to 50 hours per week and on-call rotation for weekends and overnight coverage Non-Essential Functions: Assist with project management responsibilities REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Provide minimum Educational and Experience required; Describe 2-3 core areas of functional or professional knowledge required in the position and at least 2-3 soft skills (e.g. communication, leadership, organizational). List the minimum requirements for success in the position; be specific (e.g. Working knowledge of MS Word and Excel; Ability to handle multiple and changing priorities) Education: Bachelors Degree Details: or equivalent work experience Experience: 5-7 yrs Details: Linux Administration High level of energy and initiative In depth knowledge of Redhat & CentOS Linux on Intel Architecture (HP) In depth knowledge of monitoring tools including Nagios and BMC Patrol In depth knowledge of high availability, VMware ESX, clustering, GlusterFS Familarity with databases: DB2, MySql, MongoDB Familiarity with Storage Area Networks (EMC Vmax & Netapp FAS) Knowledge of enterprise level change control and release process Written Communication Skills, ability to work in a team environment and document system architecture and changes Time Management, required to be on time for all meetings, set and meet realistic deadlines, ability to juggle simultaneous requests & projects. WORKING CONDITIONS Physical Demands? (May choose multiple or add own) Typical Office Work Requires long periods of data entry (6+ Hrs) If OTHER, describe: Click here to enter text. DECISION MAKING, AUTONOMY, BUDGETING AUTHORITY & SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY Scope of impact of decisions: Immediate and related depts Result of decisions: Influence program/project success, relationships, expenses, and organizations ability to meet objectives Problem Solving: Solutions require creativity, critical thinking, and collaboration, with assessment of potential impacts Knowledge Level: Expert Level of Autonomy: Work performed without appreciable direction; exercises latitude in determining assignment objectives Budget Responsibility: No budget responsibility Management: Does not supervise/manage others
Job Requirements
Advanced Linux, Advanced Redhat, Advanced MySQL, None, None None.

With more than 100 locations worldwide, Robert Half Technology is a leading provider of IT professionals on a project and full-time basis for initiatives ranging from web development and systems integration to network security and technical support. Through our alliances with industry-leading organizations such as HDI® and the Microsoft® Partner program, we have access to client companies that other staffing firms don't. In addition to our free job search services, we provide our candidates with access to free online technical training and a competitive benefits and compensation package. Robert Half Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In 2014, our company once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies." (March 17, 2014). Apply for this job now or contact our branch office at 1.800.793.5533 to learn more about this position. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.
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