Senior Linux Admin

Senior Linux Admin

Job Title: Senior Linux Admin
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Perth, Australia
Reference: 1416
Contact Name: Jason Dixon
Job Published: April 12, 2019 12:50

Job Description

Senior Administrator

Verse are working with one of the brightest tech companies in Perth and these guys have a global presence. They are currently seeing huge growth and they are working on a couple of truly amazing projects.

Our client has over 40,000 Linux systems and a need for strong Linux administration skills. The

Senior Administrators will become part of the existing Linux team, who look after all Linux

systems within this company. They will possess a broad range of Linux skills as well as detailed

knowledge of some specific areas. Strong problem solvers, they also serve in the team of

level-three support engineers tackling otherwise unresolvable customer issues.


? Big-picture Linux topics, such as:

? Linux distributions (maintaining current and evaluating future)

? Boot / root images

? Kernels and drivers

? Deploying updates in a timely fashion

? Improve system reliability, by improving our Linux issue tracking, resolution, and


? Define the OS requirements and procedures for running DUG software on customer

equipment, and assist with those deployments

? Serve as level-three support for otherwise unresolvable customer issues


? Very strong system-level problem solving

? An expert in standard Linux commands and utilities, such as

? ssh, rsync, ftp, tftp

? bash

? /proc and /sys tunables

? strace, gdb, kdump

? Ability to build the Linux kernel and other software from source

? The tenacity and attention to detail to pursue a challenging, complex issue to its root



? Linux HPC

? Experience with PXE booting

? Experience with Bit-Torrent technologies

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