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Linux Sys Admin (IT Support Prof Sr)

Company: Georgia Tech
Location: Atlanta
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Apply for JobJob ID250119

LocationAtlanta, Georgia

Full/Part TimeFull-Time

Regular/TemporaryRegular

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Provide unit level support in the installation, operation and maintenance of a wide variety of applications within a diverse customer base. Position typically addresses highly complex issues using advanced system/infrastructural concepts and campus objectives and working with a high degree of autonomy. May manage project teams. This position will interact on a consistent basis with: users within assigned unit which include management, faculty and staff personnel. This position typically will advise and counsel: users and other support personnel. This position will supervise: NA (project direction only).

Responsibilities





Job Duty 1 -
Lead in understanding business needs of the unit supported to define new solutions and technology applications to serve them.

Job Duty 2 -
Provide expert technical advice and/or leadership to technical teams.

Job Duty 3 -
Diagnose and resolve highly complex technical problems with computer hardware, software and servers.

Job Duty 4 -
Identify and implement server replacement or upgrades.

Job Duty 5 -
Analyze and resolve highly complex workstation, application and server related problems.

Job Duty 6 -
Deliver technical related presentations to other systems support personnel and unit administrators.

Job Duty 7 -
Develop and recommend standard operating procedures

Job Duty 8 -
Perform other duties as assigned

Responsibilities





* Lead in understanding business needs of the instructors to define new solutions and technology applications to serve them.
* Provide expert technical advice and/or leadership to faculty and teaching assistants
* Diagnose and resolve highly complex technical problems with computer hardware, software and servers with emphasis on the instructional environment
* Identify and implement server replacement or upgrades for the instructional environment
* Assist with management and deployment of virtual machine resources to student projects
Implement self-service facilities for routine requests for resources in the instructional environment
* Analyze and resolve highly complex workstation, application and server related problems.
* Deliver technical related presentations to other systems support personnel and unit administrators.
* Develop and recommend standard operating procedures

Required Qualifications





Educational Requirements
Bachelor's Degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Required Experience
Four to six years of job related experience

Required Qualifications





Linux systems administration experience, preferably in a heterogeneous environment that includes Linux/UNIX, Mac OS X, and Windows client systems accessing physical and virtual Linux servers. Knowledge of Linux server installation, administration and troubleshooting, system monitoring, hardware maintenance and troubleshooting, configuration and patch management, virtualization, IP networking concepts, information security, identity and access management, backup & recovery, and file services.Knowledge of a UNIX scripting language (e.g. bash, perl, etc.) and common system administration tools. Because this position supports infrastructure necessary for instruction, it requires a high degree of good judgment, exemplary customer service skills, and the agility to handle unusual technical requests.

Preferred Qualifications





Experience with a Linux system management tool such as Salt or Ansible. Experience with specific technologies such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Ubuntu, RHEV/Openstack/Kubernetes, LDAP, Active Directory, DNS, SSH, and SMB/CIFS or NFS files services. Experience with backup tools. Experience with at least one programming language (e.g. Python, Perl, Java, etc.), databases (e.g. MySQL) and web server technologies (e.g. Apache, PHP, SSL). Experience with virtualized guest and hypervisor technologies. Basic knowledge of cloud environments, such as AWS, OpenStack, or Azure.Higher Education experience preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities





SKILLS
This job requires expert knowledge of and skill in the installation and maintenance of information technology hardware and software, requiring an in-depth understanding of industry practices and campus policies and procedures. Included are skills in problem solving, decision making, technical/project leadership, customer service, system documentation and communications.

Equal Employment Opportunity





Georgia Tech provides equal opportunity to all faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including applicants for admission and/or employment, contractors, volunteers, and participants in institutional programs, activities, or services. Georgia Tech complies with all applicable laws and regulations governing equal opportunity in the workplace and in educational activities. Georgia Tech prohibits discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admissions. This prohibition applies to faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including affiliates, invitees, and guests

Other Information





This is not a supervisory position.
This position does not have any financial responsibilities.
No, this position will not be required to drive.
This role is not considered a position of trust.
This position does not require a purchasing card (P-Card).
This position will not travel
This position does not require security clearance.

Keywords: Georgia Tech, Atlanta , Linux Sys Admin (IT Support Prof Sr), Administration, Clerical , Atlanta, Georgia

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