Rackspace Linux Administrator III - IN in Gurgaon, India

Overview & Responsibilities

Linux System Administrator +Backup (Must have knowledge of any backup tool)

Shift: 24x7 Rotational Shifts

Description :-

  • Responsible for installation, configuration, and maintenance of Red Hat Linux and Unix Servers in both physical and Virtual environments.

  • Responsible for configuring and managing backup and restore tasks.

  • Incumbent will be required to be engaged in close interaction with team members in India & US and all stakeholders involved.

  • Other duties include patching, deploying applications, monitoring and troubleshooting- Linux servers.

  • Manage L2/L3 escalations.



Candidate Profile:

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.

  • Minimum six years hands on experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux Managing L2/L3 escalations.

  • Experience with Virtualization technologies (VMware/OVM ) is a must.

  • Experience with at least one backup technology is mandatory- Bacula enterprise/ Community backup would be a plus.

  • Knowledge of HP Blades / Solaris would be a plus.

  • Experience with Storage Area Networks and related technologies, NFS, Logical Volume Manager (LVM), File Systems, Kernel tuning and Multipathing.

  • Experience in system security and server hardening.

  • Experience in managing software packages and patches.

  • Experience in installation, configuration and troubleshooting of network printers.

  • Experience with bash or other scripting languages.

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills.

  • Prior experience with, or knowledge of, the ITIL Framework.

  • Experience with Dell and HP servers.

  • Red Hat Certification.

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills to deal with internal & external stakeholders.

Req # 39794

Category System Administration / Engineering