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Jr. Linux Systems Administrator


Jr. Linux Systems Administrator

Posted: 1 February 2013
Company name: Alert Logic
Location: Houston, TX 77056
United States
Pay rate: DOE
Poster represents: employer

Based in Houston, TX, Alert Logic is seeking to hire a Jr. Linux Systems Administrator to provide remote technical support and maintenance of our network monitoring appliances.

Alert Logic is a leading provider of on-demand compliance and security solutions for mid-sized organizations and has been recognized by the Houston Business Journal as a Fast Tech 50 Award winner for strong continued growth for the 4th year in a row. Our on-demand platform utilizes software-as-a-service (SaaS) to enable our customers the easiest way to secure their networks and comply with policies and regulations.

The Jr. Linux Systems Administrator is responsible for configuring, maintaining, and deploying appliances/service instances in response to customer orders.

We are a tight knit group that works as a team to exceed our customers’ expectations and strives for excellence in providing the best service. Alert Logic continues to grow at a strong pace and we offer a casual and relaxed, yet professional environment. We offer competitive salaries, a good benefits package and the opportunity to work.

Required skills:
3-5 years of systems administration experience in Linux /Debian and UNIX

Intermediate knowledge of network routing, firewall and tcpdump

Hands on experience with VMware design, implementation and support

Strong scripting experience (Perl, Shell, etc)

Must be open to working flexible schedule including weekends and/or evenings

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Education Requirements:

ITIL certification preferred

BS in technical field with an Engineering or Computer Sciences background preferred

Desired skills:
2+ years of networking experience including a strong understanding of TCP/IP

Ability to follow process flows & network documentation

Effective trouble-shooting skills for layer one issues & router configurations

Understanding of IP routing, VLAN switching & IP Sub Netting

Strong understanding of NAT, PAT & DHCP configurations, as well as DNS

Experience with: SQL Server 2005+, Windows Server 2003+, networking and IIS

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