Linux Systems Administrator in Oakland, CA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/1/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Oakland, CA
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Job Description

Are you a highly skilled Linux System Administrator? Are you self-motivated and driven to monitor and maintain high performance, secure systems? If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our leading client in Emeryville.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Requirements of the Linux Systems Administrator:

  • At least 5 years of progressive professional Linux experience
  • Experience developing and supporting large scale on premise and cloud based environments
  • Substantial experience with Linux administration and configuration management
  • Knowledge in containers, microservices architecture, IaC, and continuous deployment
  • Experience with Apache, Tomcat, MySQL, DHCP, DNS, and SMTP
  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP protocols and network fundamentals
  • Knowledge of systems and network monitoring tools, such as Nagios and Grafana
  • Ability and drive to dive in and learn new systems rapidly
  • Motivated self-starter able to work independently
  • Demonstrated scripting abilities (Bash/Python)
  • Ability and interest in mentoring junior engineers

Keywords: Linux Systems Administrator, Configuration Management, CI/CD, TCP/IP, Nagios, Grafana

Job ID: 329862

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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