178658 - Unix/Linux System Administrator – Night Shift
Industry
IT
Region
MN-Minnesota
City
Eagan
State
MN
Rate
Up to $49.66 DOE
Duration
6 months, CTH
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Unix/Linux System Administrator - Night Shift for an opportunity in Eagan, MN.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Northrop Grumman Information Systems sector is seeking a Senior UNIX/Linux System Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Eagan, MN. This is an on-site position with no telecommute possibilities. This position is part of the Northrop Grumman's ETS Contract with the United States Postal Service, bringing top of the line professional technologists to their teams.
You will join the Midrange System Administration teams and provide UNIX / Linux System Administration services for an assigned set of US Postal Service applications. The scope includes the full range of system life-cycle phases including, Build, Application /Service Provisioning, Operations and Decommissioning.
Roles and Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Unix / Linux System Administration.
Installation and maintenance of OS.
Contributor to Incident, Problem and Change Management processes.
User Support / Problem resolution.
Prefer: Local to the Eagan, MN area, no relocation assistance provide.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's Degree and minimum of 4 years' relevant experience. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Candidates for this position MUST have experience (not knowledge) with Ansible.
Experience dealing with management of large (1000 systems) environments.
Experience with Linux (SuSE and Red Hat).
Have some understanding with configuration management of large environments, utilizing automation tools such as: Chef, Puppet, Ansible or other configuration management frameworks.
Ability to take customer requirements and create scalable configuration models to support them.
Experience with Process Implementation and documentation.
Experience using Change/Incident Management tools (ServiceNow).
Senior experience in Linux OS Administration.
Ability to troubleshoot problems from the Application tier, through the OS and Network tiers.
Experience with Unix Shell Scripting.
Preferred Qualifications:
Expertise with custom AutoYaST and Kickstart deployments.
Expertise with SMT and custom patch solutions for SuSE and Red Hat systems.
Expertise Ansible / Anisible Tower.
Expertise with Cassandra.
Expertise with Oracle CRS (installation/configuration/maintenance).
Experience with Kafka.
Experience with Hadoop.
SOX/PCI Compliance Management.

EDUCATION:
Bachelor's Degree. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree.

HOURS:
The position is for nights Monday through Thursday 7:30PM to 6AM

IN123 RD1

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Zachary Fasano
zfasano@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x252 or (800) 927-9318 x252

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.