· In-depth knowledge of virtualization technologies (essential Oracle OVM/OEL)
· Design, implement, and maintain environments (essential – RHEL and OEL 6/7, Oracle Exadata/ZFS)
· Design, implement, and maintain orchestration/script for end user deployment of VMs (essential – ansible)
· Design knowledge of containers and Docker (essential)
· Implement deployments across various IaaS providers (essential - AWS)
· Knowledgeable about native and third party AD authentication tools on Linux like Vintela.
· Execute performance tuning activities, develop monitoring processes, and provide performance recommendations for Linux environment (essential)
· Support Linux Servers and configurations plus reporting and monitoring (essential)
· Provide 3rd level support where needed, including systems diagnostics and systems tuning (essential)
· Interface with and guide application owners and developers to install, develop, and maintain, the application servers (essential)
· Establish processes and procedures for application loading and configurations (essential)
· Creation of architecture documents, operations process and procedure documents, troubleshooting documents, and run-books (essential)
· Contribute to the design, development and execution of system changes (essential)
· Provide 7x24x365 support for the company (essential)
· Late nights and weekend work will be required (essential)
In addition to the qualifications above, the candidate must be able to work well in a team environment while providing leadership in areas of expertise. Candidates will be interviewed for potential in all areas of responsibility described and must also have the skills below:
· The candidate should be a self-starter, have the aptitude to work on complex projects individually, and at the same time excel when working in a team environment.
· 2-3+ years experience in information technology required and a four year Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or related field.
· Excellent oral, written, and technical documentation skills.
· Extensive experience managing a production environment.
· Technical Leader to manage projects