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Systems Administrator III in Oak Ridge, TN at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Oak Ridge, TN
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Our client is a premier technology integrator with approximately 33,000 employees worldwide. With a strong commitment to supporting programs of national importance, our client is able to help solve our country’s most significant problems. They are currently looking for Systems Administrator III to join their incredible team.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Systems Administrator III:

  • Design, install, configure, and maintain UNIX/Linux systems, Storage, Backup, HA clusters and application software in support of internal and external customer needs
  • Provide consulting in the selection and purchase of hardware and software systems
  • Ensure the secure and effective operation of computing systems through compliance with customer procedures and IT Internal Operating Procedures
  • Troubleshoot system problems quickly and effectively
  • Work with other systems engineers and vendors to resolve hardware and software issues
  • Utilize Internet resources (mailing list, blogs, etc.) to resolve problems with open source software
  • Answer escalated helpdesk calls in addition to primary project work
  • Develop and document procedures for startup, execution, shutdown, backup, and recovery

Requirements of the Systems Administrator III:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical subjects
  • 5+ years of experience managing UNIX Systems
  • RHCSA or RHCE Certification
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience with system automation tools such as Puppet, Ansible, Salt or Chef
  • Experience with Netbackup and/or various open-source backup solutions (such as Backula, BackupPC, Amanda)

Job ID: 314504

Key Words: Backula, BackupPC, Amanda, UNIX, Linux

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 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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