Perform the design, development, installation, implementation and maintenance of Linux hardware and software systems. This position serves as one of the voices of Tandon-IT to the researcher community (Professional Researchers, and Research Faculty) and their research assistants. The Linux Administrator must identify and successfully carry out the goals and mission of Tandon-IT, effectively communicate and share these goals to foster and promote a cooperative and harmonious working climate that will be conducive to maximum productivity.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Preferred Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Required Experience: Minimum 3 years of experience. Experience with Linux, application infrastructures, and Storage platforms.
Preferred Experience: Experience with Red Hat and NetApp is preferred
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: ● Ability to define, document, and clearly communicate overall architecture / engineering considerations. Ability to work in a dynamic, multi-vendor environment. ● Strong inter-personal and communication skills: capable of training users in complex topics, making presentations to internal groups. Able to write intricate system and user documentation. Capable of writing and explaining purchase justifications. ● Very comfortable with most aspects of the Linux operating system: paging/swapping, inter-process communication, devices and device driver fundamentals, file system concepts like inode and superblock. ● Familiar with fundamental networking/distributed computing environments and concepts. ● Ability to configure NFS and NIS, use dns lookup to check information In the DNS. Ability to write detailed scripts in at least one, preferably two administrative languages. ● Ability to perform debugging and modification of C programs.