Sr. Linux Administrator in Roswell, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/12/2021

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Job Description

Required Skills:

  • Linux server administration - Installation, configuration, deployment, maintenance, and troubleshooting in a Debian/Ubuntu environment.
  • Puppet administration for configuration and control of over 200 Linux servers
  • AWS EC2, S3, VPC, RDS and related services experience is required
  • Windows administration - Assist with various Windows tasks including AD maintenance, GPO development and deployment, and troubleshooting of issues
  • Strong troubleshooting ability in high stress environment with limited information is required


  • Enhance reliability of systems through monitoring and alerting of potential and actual problems
  • Install, configure, and maintain Linux operating systems both manually and using Puppet
  • Develop and maintain all Linux and network systems, applications, security, and configurations.
  • Install new software releases and system upgrades, evaluate, and install patches, and resolve software related problems. Recommend upgrades, patches, and new applications and equipment. Recommend and schedule repairs.
  • Analyze and resolve problems associated with the operating system's servers, hardware, applications, and software. Monitors systems performance and ensures compliance with security standards.
  • Maintain data files and monitor system configuration to ensure data integrity.
  • Perform system backups and recovery and creates and maintains a disaster recovery plan.
  • Provide technical support and guidance to users.
  • Participate in on call rotation approximately one week per month
  • Rely on experience and judgment as well as instructions and pre-established guidelines to plan and accomplish goals and perform wide variety of tasks