CentOS Administrator

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Systems Applications Administrator
Location: San Francisco, CA
Duration: 2 Weeks

Please note that the contractor should be local will be required to work on site. This project would be approximately two weeks, but could be longer.

• CentOS expert with deep understanding of system essentials, kernel tuning parameters, packages and package management, libraries, etc.
• Ability to convert 32-bit configurations to 64-bit
• CentOS optimization for VMWare
• VMWare expert with deep understanding of moving infrastructure from physical to virtual, who has built their own tools to migrate infrastructure WITHOUT using tools like Vconverter
• VMWare architecture capacity planning and scaling
• MySQL migration and configuration expert

Finally this person would need to generate documentation, specifically a runbook. So, this person should have documentation experience as well.

• Maintain the existing infrastructure
• Develop highly scalable, productized versions of physical servers in virtualized infrastructure
• Create models for capacity and sizing
• Establish build/release processes
• Optimize applications and proposals to further enhance efficiency
• Share 24x7 on-call duties
• Monitor systems with alerting tools
• Resolve daily ticket requests

Education and Certifications:
• RHCE or equivalent
• CCNA, CISSP, MCP, MCSA and MCSE (one or more of the listed certifications)
• BS/BA Degree preferred

• Team oriented and results driven
• Strong analytical and problem solving abilities
• Proactive stance on infrastructure and environment
• Excellent oral/written communication
• Extensive experience applying industry best practices
• Strong sense of customer service

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