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Sr. UNIX Admin

Mindteck Harrisburg, PA
  • Posted: over a month ago
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This position is responsible for the day-to-day support and administration of virtualized Unix environments in both on-prem and Cloud/AWS configurations. Focus is on AIX/RHEL administration, third party software application installation and configuration, support for multiple flavors of enterprise class storage, and hardware maintenance. Collaborate closely with developers and other technology personnel to develop, migrate and manage services in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud environment, and in physical data centers.
Tier 1 and Tier 2 support for troubleshooting customer related technical issues within the on-premise and Cloud environments
Perform hardware and software installations, upgrades, and maintenance
Provide technical assistance with installation of third party software
Maintain documentation for all related software, hardware, and procedures
Build and maintain virtual servers on IBM pSeries, VMware platforms, and in Cloud environments
Schedule and facilitate major third party software application upgrades
Maintain operational stability while enforcing security controls
Create advanced shell scripts for automating various operating system/software functions
Utilize automation tools such as Terraform, Ansible, or similar
Assist in upgrading, installing, and configuring cloud solutions for Windows and Linux servers
Manage development repositories, build automation and application deployment activities
Deliver continuous improvement of recipes, scripts and templates for reproducible deployments

Knowledge of both on-prem and Cloud flavors of Unix, x86/Client environments, Storage Area Networks, and Disaster Recovery strategies.
Working knowledge of networking concepts and moderate shell scripting experience.
Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical people effectively.
Demonstrated experience successfully delivering complex initiatives, meeting quality and time expectations.
Must be able to communicate at a highly technical level in order to work effectively with peers and other I/T staff.

Previous Federal Government experience
One or more Microsoft or Amazon cloud certifications
Experience with at least one configuration technology including: Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes, etc.
1 - 2 years of relevant hands-on cloud experience in administering Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure.
Experience implementing, migrating, managing, and operating systems/applications in an enterprise cloud computing environment
Experience writing technical documentation, especially in relation to AWS and Azure Cloud architecture
Experience with network and/or systems administration in Linux/Unix and/or Windows environments

Why Mindteck?

Do you have what it takes to be a Mindtecker? We're a growth-oriented company that values our Consultants' collective expertise, experience, and enthusiasm!

While others "talk the talk”, we "walk the walk”. Quite simply, WE CARE. About you, your career, our clients, and the communities where we live and work.

We're proud of our long track record of placing thousands of talented individuals in positions where they thrive. We understand the importance of a healthy work-life balance and believe it is critical to our consultant's productivity and overall happiness -- at work and at home.

Just like life, at Mindteck you'll experience a diverse and interesting mix of challenges and opportunities. We'll be there -- by your side, and on your side -- every step of the way. That's the Mindteck difference.

As a Mindteck Consultant, you will be eligible to benefit from our competitive, often above-market compensation structure as well as one of the most attractive and comprehensive benefit packages in the IT Consulting Industry.

Package Overview:
  • Competitive Salary
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Affordable Medical, Dental, and Vision Plans
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Life/AD&D, Short- and Long-term Disability Benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays

Sound like you? Join us. Apply today!

Presently, Mindteck employs over 1,000 individuals throughout offices in:
  • US
  • UK
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • Bahrain
  • India
  • And three development centers (Singapore and India [Kolkata, Bangalore]).

Mindteck is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE 517344) and is among a select group of global companies appraised at Maturity Level 5, Version 1.3 of the CMMI Institute's Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)

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Harrisburg, PA
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