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Linux Systems Engineer in Concord, NC at ACN Jobs

Date Posted: 12/4/2018

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Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: The Systems Engineer is responsible for deployment and management of a global Linux/VMWare infrastructure. The person must have experience in system administration, scripting, automation, and a background in coordinating with multiple teams.   


  • Perform day to day administration for the Linux RedHat, CentOS and other Linux based operating systems in a virtual environment around the globe.  
  • Review and test recommended updates to the operating environment for compatibility with internal applications.  
  • Perform day to day application administration and configuration. 
  • Preform upgrade testing and planning for platform upgrades as needed.  
  • Monitors and manages the application and infrastructure health  
  • Works with infrastructure and network teams on application configuration and performance  
  • Manages application licenses and SSL certificates.  
  • Installs and configures applications in development, test and production environments  
  • Monitors system backup/restore software pertaining to applications  
  • Conducts performance tuning for the application and operating system  
  • Manage / resolve performance issues as needed  
  • Provide technical assistance and support to the Information Technology and application teams in the use, maintenance and program of computer systems, to include explaining capabilities and available enhancements  
  • Perform special technical projects, as well as emergency maintenance on activities requiring special knowledge or experience at both a systems and application level  
  • Maintain local and remote NAS based file systems  
  • Recommend, write, and maintain scripts to increase efficiency and effectiveness of daily tasks  
  • Preform security audits and implement necessary changes to ensure the environment is always following security vest practices.  
  • Working with external vendors and internal team members in providing technical and costs based information related to new projects.  
  • Planning, testing and implementing Linux and Storage services in the Cloud (AWS or Other).  


  • Experience with Linux RedHat and CentOS Operating System 
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, or Related Subject a plus.
  • VMWare experience
  • Experience administering NetApp appliances. 
  • Experience with Cloud technologies, Operations and Migrations. 
  • SQL, noSQL systems deployment and administration. 
  • Self-motivated 
  • Strong desire to learn and ability to learn quickly 
  • Trouble shooting skills 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills 
  • 5+ years of System Adminstration experience. 


  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 lbs.  
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision
  • The employee is regularly required to talk and hear
  • The person in this position needs to occasionally move about inside the office  

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.