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Linux Engineer - 3rd Shift Hours; Remote Opportunity in Raleigh, NC with Greene Resources

Date Posted: 5/15/2018

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Job Number: 30206

Linux Engineer - 3rd Shift Hours; Remote Opportunity

Job Description:

Greene Resources is a recruiting firm offering a wide range of talent solutions to connect people and companies in such a way that jobs become purposeful, impactful, and long-term careers. We are experts in what we do, placing over 20,000 professionals from the Triangle to the coast within start-ups, middle-market, and Fortune 500 companies. A Linux Engineer; an IT professional who enjoys the installation, patching, monitoring, tuning, customizing, securing, troubleshooting, and automating the various flavors and distributions of Linux. If that?s you, keep reading.


  • Performing administration and maintenance activities on various Linux, UNIX, and Windows servers.

  • Building, configuring, monitoring, and maintaining Unix based systems in a virtual environment.

  • Providing and maintaining security hardened baseline configurations (software) and deploy security (patches), software maintenance (patches) and new software releases across the Database and supporting products infrastructure.

  • Optimizing system operations and resource utilization as well as perform system capacity analysis and planning.

  • Reviewing system performance and consumption issues, reviewing test plans, and providing technical guidance.

  • Managing and monitoring the performance, utilization of the various server resources, supporting the analysis as well as correction of all end-user computing and network problems that may be associated with server processing.

  • Utilizing tools and processes, including but not limited to software distribution, backups, performance measurement, tuning, license and asset management to allow automated as well as remote systems management of the server environment.

  • Providing support to resolve incident, problem, or service requests that require subject matter expertise and cannot be resolved by the Help Desk.

  • Proactive monitoring and system self-healing capabilities to limit outages/performance issues which impact service levels.

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree and minimum 3+ years of experience or equivalent blend of education and experience.

Desired Background/Skills:


    • 1 - 2 years' experience with Redhat Linux operating systems.

    • 1 - 2 years' experience of hands on administration of Redhat Satellite Server and VMware virtualization technologies.

    • Knowledge and experience troubleshooting Linux and Unix based systems.

    • 2 years' experience providing operations and maintenance to IT systems.

    • 2+ years' experience with compilation of records and reports concerning IT operations and maintenance.

    • 2+ years' experience with system-level design and configuration of products including determination of hardware, OS, and other platform specifications.

    • Must be proficient the use of the Microsoft Office productivity suite.

    Other Information:

    • If you have experience with Linux; specifically Redhat Satellite Server, Greene Resources has a client that wants to talk to you about this contract opportunity.

    • Apply today!

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