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Systems Administrator
Ref No.: 17-18096
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Immediate need for a Systems Administrator with experience in the Cable Industry. This is a 5+ month’s contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Philadelphia,PA. Please review the job description below:
Job ID: 17 - 18096
Key Responsibilities:
  • Deploys the release of new technologies as well as designs, installs, configures, maintains and performs system integration testing of PC/server operating systems, related utilities and hardware.
  • Responsible for roubleshooting server problems as reported by users.
  • Researches, evaluates and recommends software and hardware products.
  • Supports Web access and electronic messaging services and maintains a secure systems environment.
  • Provides new hardware specifications to users based on application needs and anticipated growth, installs new servers and maintains the server infrastructure.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field or equivalent work experience.
  • Typically has 3 - 5 years of IT work experience.
  • Requires a high level of expertise in multiple system environments.
  • The Client is seeking an experienced system engineer for our expanding Service Reliability Engineering (SRE) team supporting our Metal as a Service (MaaS) offering for our private cloud.

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Experience with programmatic management of systems at scale.
  • Experience with Linux system administration (e.g. CentOs/Ubuntu).
  • Experience with virtualization technologies (e.g. KVM / ESXi / LXD).
  • Experience with automating physical server management tasks (e.g. Client/Dell/OpenCompute).
  • An understanding of L3/L3 networking.
  • Experience with tools like Canonical MaaS or OpenStack Ironic preferred but not required.

Our client is a leading Cable Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.