Senior Linux Engineer - VMware, Storage

  • Kforce Inc.
  • 600 E 137th St, Bronx, NY 10454
  • Full-Time
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RESPONSIBILITIES Kforce's client, a growing technology firm located in near Bronx, New York (NY) is seeking a Senior Linux Engineer - VMware, Storage. Overview This is a highly visible that reports to the senior executive in the firm. The Senior Linux System Engineer (SE) is responsible for the design, implementation, engineering and administration of Linux computing systems hardware, software and storage infrastructure supporting a 24x7 mission-critical environment. These systems are core components of IT infrastructure supporting a large e-Commerce website, plant operations, delivery logistics and general business services. The position provides senior-level system administration support for our e-Commerce Logistics website and associated applications and systems. Duties Include Architecting systems infrastructure solutions to deliver business applications and contenting to customers at low latency and high throughput Designing, implementing and supporting Linux computing systems hardware and software infrastructure using the following service models on premise, co-location data center facility Application Service Provider (ASP), managed hosted, SaaS cloud, PaaS cloud, IaaS cloud and hybrid Providing system architecture, implementation, system administration, troubleshooting and operational supporting for an e-Commerce Logistics website environment This location is easily commutable by train and by car with lots of parking available. Additionally, the firm is offering a competitive benefits package. Furthermore, we have placed several professionals with them over the years, and they love working for them. REQUIREMENTS MS in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related, or foreign equivalent, plus 2 years of related systems administrationengineering experience, or BS in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related or foreign equivalent, plus minimum 6 years of related systems administrationengineering experience Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) or Oracle Linux certification preferred VMware Certified Professional preferred, Cisco Data Center (UCS) certification, preferred Citrix Networking - NetScaler certification preferred HP Storage certification is preferred Red Hat 4,5,6, Centos 4,5, SuSe 91011 and Oracle Linux 5-7 Virtualization technology VMware (vCenter, vSphere 4-6 and ESX 4-6) Key items and Nice to have list UnixLinux Distribution VMware 5,6 SolarWinds NPM, SAM, SRM, STM, VMAN, DPM Splunk Alert Logic log manager, threat manager Puppet, Foreman, Katello, Red Hat Satellite Unitrends Backup Manhattan associates, Intelligrated, Ware house management application Qlogic Akamai dns Citrix NetScaler Storage System (IBM, EMC, HP) DR Solution Cisco Products- UCS, MDS WebLogic, Tomcat NetScalar, F5 Load Balancing Windows 20082012 Hadoop SAS data warehouse Please note that you are not required to know everything listed on this position. Kforce is an Equal OpportunityAffirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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