Position: Sr. Linux/Unix System Administrator

Location: Mountain View, CA


We have an immediate need for a Sr. LINUX/UNIX ADMINISTRATION with our client in Mountain View, CA. This is a CONTRACT POSITION for 6 months with possible extension.

Responsibilities include:

Architecting, implementing and administering Linux and UNIX-based solutions

Developing and enhancing rapid deployment procedures

Develop and improve scripts and tools that automate manual procedures

Contribute and adhere to standards including server builds, security, and production migration

Managing efforts in support of data protection and backup processes

Providing occasional 24×7 on call support

Required Experience:

Senior level experience architecting, building and managing Linux and Solaris environments

At least 10 years experience in Linux server administration, including configuration, troubleshooting and automation

A minimum of 5 years experience administering Solaris-based servers

Knowledge of data analytics applications and frameworks such as Hadoop is highly desired.

Experience implementing and maintaining security best practices

Affinity toward troubleshooting and solving difficult system problems, including hardware, software, and networking

Ability to balance multiple, concurrent projects and regularly communicate status and issues

Must be able to work in an autonomous, fast-paced environment with little guidance

Willingness to participate in infrequent weekend and on-call work

Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field or equivalent experience

Please let me know if you are interested in this position by sending
your updated resume, expected hourly rate and availability for a phone interview.


Raj Vemuri
Recruiter - MindSource
raj AT mindsource DOT com
650-314-6408 (Direct)