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Randstad Linux Administrator in Webster, Massachusetts

Linux Administrator

job details:

  • location:Webster, MA

  • salary:$120,000 - $135,000 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, September 16, 2020

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:799126

job description

Linux Administrator

job summary:

Job Summary

Responsible for components of the operating system software including communications access software, transaction-processing systems, data base integration and operating system utilities. The individual provides technical assistance to development teams, designs, creates (programs) and implements system software to address business requirements. The primary focus of the above responsibilities is platform operating system, relative utilities, data communications, applications running on the servers, and the network configuration of the server.

Job Requirements

Strong Linux experience required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Education: Bachelor's Degree or professional level of knowledge in a specialized field, or equivalent, related experience.

Experience:6 - 8 years - or Associates Degree equivalent plus 8 or more years.

Knowledge: Advanced knowledge of practices within field. Integrates and evaluates new advancements in industry, concepts, techniques and standards to contribute to successful business results. Considered an expert in the field within the organization.

Decision Making: Makes decisions using broad management limits. Applies guidelines and procedures that leave considerable room for discretion and interpretation. Decisions directly influence project, client relationships and or expenditures. Additionally, decisions exert some influence on organization's long-range goals and objectives. Participates in determining objectives of assignments.

Supervision Received: Works independently under general supervision. Work is reviewed for overall adequacy in meeting objectives.

Leadership: Provides guidance and training to less experienced staff as needed. Takes a lead role in group, team or project.

Problem Solving /Operations/Direct Work Involvement: Develops solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of innovation. Ensures that solutions are effective in meeting organizational objectives. Questions problem definition to address underlying issues.

Client Contacts: Contacts other departments and or external organizations or parties frequently. Contacts are primarily at or below upper management levels. Represents organization on specific projects. Communication may involve persuasion, and negotiation.

Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Minimum four years experience in Systems Programming or related experience. Experience with the IBM Power platform, Websphere Application Server, Internet technologies, personal computers, including LANs is preferred. Proficiency in programming/scripting using high-level languages is required. Must possess strong interpersonal and written communications skills and the ability to work in teams. Thorough working knowledge of a system development methodology.

location: Webster, Massachusetts

job type: Permanent

salary: $120,000 - 135,000 per year

work hours: 8am to 6pm

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

Job Summary

Responsible for components of the operating system software including communications access software, transaction-processing systems, data base integration and operating system utilities. The individual provides technical assistance to development teams, designs, creates (programs) and implements system software to address business requirements. The primary focus of the above responsibilities is platform operating system, relative utilities, data communications, applications running on the servers, and the network configuration of the server.

Job Requirements

Strong Linux experience required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Education: Bachelor's Degree or professional level of knowledge in a specialized field, or equivalent, related experience.

Experience:6 - 8 years - or Associates Degree equivalent plus 8 or more years.

Knowledge: Advanced knowledge of practices within field. Integrates and evaluates new advancements in industry, concepts, techniques and standards to contribute to successful business results. Considered an expert in the field within the organization.

Decision Making: Makes decisions using broad management limits. Applies guidelines and procedures that leave considerable room for discretion and interpretation. Decisions directly influence project, client relationships and or expenditures. Additionally, decisions exert some influence on organization's long-range goals and objectives. Participates in determining objectives of assignments.

Supervision Received: Works independently under general supervision. Work is reviewed for overall adequacy in meeting objectives.

Leadership: Provides guidance and training to less experienced staff as needed. Takes a lead role in group, team or project.

Problem Solving /Operations/Direct Work Involvement: Develops solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of innovation. Ensures that solutions are effective in meeting organizational objectives. Questions problem definition to address underlying issues.

Client Contacts: Contacts other departments and or external organizations or parties frequently. Contacts are primarily at or below upper management levels. Represents organization on specific projects. Communication may involve persuasion, and negotiation.

Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Minimum four years experience in Systems Programming or related experience. Experience with the IBM Power platform, Websphere Application Server, Internet technologies, personal computers, including LANs is preferred. Proficiency in programming/scripting using high-level languages is required. Must possess strong interpersonal and written communications skills and the ability to work in teams. Thorough working knowledge of a system development methodology.

qualifications:

Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Minimum four years experience in Systems Programming or related experience. Experience with the IBM Power platform, Websphere Application Server, Internet technologies, personal computers, including LANs is preferred. Proficiency in programming/scripting using high-level languages is required. Must possess strong interpersonal and written communications skills and the ability to work in teams. Thorough working knowledge of a system development methodology.

skills: Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Minimum four years experience in Systems Programming or related experience. Experience with the IBM Power platform, Websphere Application Server, Internet technologies, personal computers, including LANs is preferred. Proficiency in programming/scripting using high-level languages is required. Must possess strong interpersonal and written communications skills and the ability to work in teams. Thorough working knowledge of a system development methodology.

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