Job Description

Linux Server Engineer
Job Number: 21-01394
Want to be part of the Energy Industry? Eclaro is looking for a Linux Server Engineer for our client in New York, NY
Eclaro's client operates one of the world's largest energy delivery systems, constantly at the forefront of innovations in developing technology. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
Position Overview:
  • Responsible for the Unix and Linux server administration for all Distribution Electric Control Center (DECC) servers, and as such, be responsible for ensuring the reliability of all servers and related equipment.
  • Perform daily maintenance and troubleshooting of servers, verify and ensure tape backups are scheduled and successful on a daily basis.
  • The candidate must have excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • They will work as a team member under guidance of the Unix Team Leader, and work with other IR groups.
  • They will participate in configuring, designing and implementing Unix server upgrades.
  • This individual must be familiar with Unix/Linux server monitoring tools.
  • The candidate will also be assigned projects to automate various manual processes through scripting.
  • Knowledge of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) versions 5.x, 6.x, 7.x, , RHEL Pacemaker Clusters and GFS2 File systems, HPUX v11.31 with Serviceguard and Veritas Cluster File System.
  • Server builds and installation of post-OS required software
  • Monitor server performance and availability.
  • Good shell scripting skills with bash, ksh
  • Patch servers and execute server checklists
  • Provide first-level and second level server troubleshooting and response
  • Install and move servers and storage equipment
  • Interface with support vendors when required
  • Highly motivated candidate who demonstrates a strong commitment to customer service and possesses a strong technical understanding and proficiency in RHEL Clusters, HPUX Clusters, HPVM and Blade server technology, and HPUX operating system administration.
  • Must be well organized, detail-oriented, and flexible to handle multiple assignments and meet deadlines.
  • Must be able to exercise good judgment and render sound business decisions.
  • Must possess strong oral and written communication skills, and must provide high level documentation. High school diploma required with a minimum of 7 years' experience in IT support or Bachelor's degree (preferably in Information Technology) with a minimum of 5 years' experience in IT Support.
  • Must also possess strong technical knowledge of various platforms and systems including but not limited to Linux and HPUX clustering, Unix server builds, SAN Storage, bash and ksh and scripting.
  • Must have the ability to lift/transport all required server equipment.
  • Must be able to provide off-hour, on-call support for server and storage related issues that requires travel to various supported server/location sites.
  • Must be willing and able to work overtime and be flexible with work hours to respond to emergencies or scheduled work that must be done either prior to or after normal business hours.
  • Must have the means and be able to travel to various Company locations.
  • Must have a valid driver's license.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Red Hat certification, Client Certifications, Client Blade and Virtual Connect experience, knowledge and experience with Nutanix Infrastructure, SAN storage (EMC, NetApp), Red Hat Satellite server, SharePoint, and Windows skills are a plus.
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
If interested, you may contact:
Homer Ballega
Homer Ballega | LinkedIn
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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