• Linux Administrator

    Posting Number 2019-5518
    Posted Date 7 days ago(1/10/2019 5:36 PM)
    Location : Location
    Information Systems
    NYU Tandon School of Engineering (PE1001)
    Compensation Grade
    Band 52
  • Position Summary

    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.

    Additional Information

    EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity


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