Systems Administrator III US - CMPCJP00047868

Louisville, Kentucky 40223

Post Date: 11/09/2017 Job ID: 17507 Industry: Technology

6 months contract-to-hire position for a Sr. Linux Administrator in Louisville, KY

Primary Responsibilities:

As the Systems Administrator III you will function as a Sr. Engineer in a managed services environment supporting a variety of customers ranging from medium size business to large enterprises. The systems administrator’s primary responsibilities include monitoring, administering, and supporting the core services of environments using public cloud infrastructure with a specialty in Linux Server Administration and automating routine Systems Administration tasks.

Essential Job Functions:

·                  Performs systems maintenance, upgrades, capacity planning, and administration.

·                  Develops, documents, and standardizes preventative maintenance routines to ensure system availability and performance standards on production systems.

·                  Investigates, troubleshoots, and resolves incidents and problems within defined service level agreements (SLAs).

·                  Communicates effectively with various entities, including Service Delivery Managers, Account Managers, remote site personnel, and client technical and non-technical resources.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

·                  Sr. Level Linux/Unix Server Support (RedHat, Oracle Linux / Solaris, etc.)

·                  Core Server infrastructure (DNS, DHCP, SNMP, Certificates, etc)

·                  Virtualization Technologies such as VMWare, KVM or Xen

·                  TCP/IP Networking (Experience with hardware/software based firewalls, load balancers and proxy servers)

·                  Server Optimization and Hardening, Vulnerability Research and Remediation

·                  Experience reading, writing, or modifying Shell, Perl, Python scripts

·                  Ability to lift 50lbs, datacenter racking\stacking, cabling

·                  Other duties as defined by management



·                  ITILv3 / PCI / SOX Compliance Experience

·                  Ansible/Puppet/Chef/Etc

·                  AWS

·                  Cloud Formation, Code Commit

·                  EC2, S3, RDS

·                  Security Groups/Network ACLs, Elastic Load Balancers, Route 53

·                  DevOps Exposure (Windows System Administration Exposure for Automation)

·                  RHCSA/RHCE/RHCA Certification


Soft Skills:

·                  Client Communication Etiquette

·                  Effectively lead detailed technical discussions and develop and present required briefing materials to ensure the customer’s needs are met.

·                  Experience in a rapid paced, time sensitive, high?quality environment

·                  Must have excellent team and collaboration skills

·                  Ability to work with minimal supervision


Olga Balakhchi
Recruiting Manager

Olga has spent more than 10 years as a Recruiter in a variety of industries, primarily focused on high-IT Profiled jobs. Most recently, she was with Catapult Staffing dealing with multiple clients nationwide filling different IT roles like Architects, Developer, Project Managers, QA Testers and Support Personnel. She is the one who helps linking great candidates to great opportunities! She is originally from Ukraine currently lives in Orlando, FL she has very pleasant accent, so apply to this position and she will definitely call you back ASAP! You can send your resume to her direct e-mail -

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