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Information Services
UNIX/Linux Administrator
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ESG Consulting | Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

Job Description

Our client is seeking UNIX/Linux Administrator


  • Strong Administration of Red Hat and Oracle Enterprise Linux operating systems
  • Experience in provisioning both physical and virtual Servers (in a Microsoft Hyper-V Environment)
  • Must have experience working on server's running Oracle databases in a Oracle RAC and Non-RAC configuration
  • Assist with WebLogic, Tomcat and JBoss installation and administration when necessary
  • Assist in planning, installing and administration of Disaster Recovery for Linux Servers
  • Ensure all Unix/Linux based Servers are adhering to change control and audit policies
  • Understand and able to configure Postfix, DNS/bind/named, NTPD, SSH, LVM, multipath, and Samba/CIFS
  • Ensure security updates are applied to Servers according to our client's patching policy
  • Maintain documentation and diagrams for both daily operations and Disaster Recovery
  • Assist Backup Administrator with Unix/Linux backups using Commvault.
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications (Must Have)

  • 5 - 10 year's administrative experience with Linux (Red Hat X+, Other Linux distribution)
  • 5 - 10 year's experiences in Shell Scripting (korn/bash)
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • Must be a team player with appropriate corporate conduct
  • A solid understanding of TCP/IP, routing, sockets and experience w/using utilities such as nmap, tcpdump, snoop and Wireshark.
  • Skill with Scripting in BASH, KSH and python a plus

Desire but not required

  • RHCSA, RHCE Linux, certifications are a plus
  • Assist with PeopleSoft (Primavera) support when necessary
  • Assist with Red Hat Satellite server installations and administration.
  • Knowledge of StoreOnce is a strong plus
  • Knowledge of SolarWind Storage Manager is a strong plus
  • Knowledge of SolarWind Orion Manager is a strong plus


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

About ESG Consulting

ESG Consulting is an award-winning national provider of diversified Information Technology and Engineering consulting services to Fortune 1000, public sector entities, and emerging growth firms nationwide. Founded in 1986, ESG offers 20 years of experience in the IT and Engineering staffing and consulting industry. We take pride in our philosophy of "Organic Growth". The stability of our company is emphasized in our continuous growth and presence throughout the United States as well as our increasing financial success throughout the years. Our record of success, innovation, growth, and industry leadership, have led America's most successful firms to depend on us for their strategic IT and Engineering consulting needs. ESG is pleased to count among our many satisfied customers: Hewlett-Packard, the States of California, Georgia, Colorado and Texas, Visa, Sun Microsystems, Cisco Systems, Lockheed Martin, and Wells Fargo Bank. Headquartered in Santa Clara, we have opened offices nationwide and to this day are consistently re-evaluating and expanding our service offerings and geographic capabilities. Today, we serve most major metropolitan markets. ESG is backed by a history of financial strength and profitability. All our services are fully insured for our client's protection. Our industry participation helps us stay current with the latest trends and technologies, which allows us to better serve our customers. ESG Consulting has been a core member of NACCB (National Association of Computer Consulting Businesses) for over 16 years. We are also proud to be one of the founders of the NACCB Education Foundation, which grants scholarships for students pursuing degrees in Computer Science.