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Sr Systems Administration Engineer

  • GE Digital
  • Experienced
  • Posted 8/14/2017 11:51:35 AM
  • 2936145
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Digital Technology
Location(s): United States; Florida; West Melbourne


About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
The Linux System Administrator will provide development and operational support for numerous
Enterprise level server infrastructure environments supporting a portfolio of transportation related
software products. In this role, you will be part of a cross-functional team that ensures the effective
delivery of LINUX development, implementation, optimization, and production solutions within a
distributed multi-program environment.

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition, you will provide Linux administration in the
following areas:



  • Daily system administration for large, highly virtualized
    Linux environments (system hardening, directory authentication, patching,
    hardware, etc.)
  • Linux server deployment, optimization, application design /
    architecture, system upgrades and patching and customer support 
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose advanced Linux server issues,
    including reliability issues, performance concerns, software bugs, and hardware
    failures
  • Assist in the design and implementation of existing and new
    technologies and services in support of program project initiatives 
  • Apply Linux administration knowledge and experience to
    ensure IT best practices are consistently applied to the server infrastructure
    architecture and operational support services
  • Proactively apply IT asset life-cycle management and
    capacity planning practices across the server infrastructure to ensure the
    optimal support of dynamic program requirements













Qualifications/Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:



  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience.
  • 8+ years experience in LINUX system administration.





Eligibility Requirements:



  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will
    not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this
    job opening. 



Desired Characteristics:

  • Active RHCSA and/or RHCE certification
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in Red Hat System
    Administration 
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in Computer Security administration
  • Minimum of 3 years of VMWARE Experience, Windows and Linux
    machines
  • Minimum of 1 year experience supporting/building AWS
    environments
  • Minimum of 1 year of Network Experience, working
    understanding of Firewalls, switches, routers, etc.
  • Ability and
    willingness to travel as required (<5%)
  • Minimum 1 year of Chef and/or Ansible

















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Locations: United States; Florida; West Melbourne

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.


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