Senior Unix System Administrator

$32 - $35 / Hour Expires in 7 days


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field (or equivalent work experience).
  • Proven experience as a UNIX System Administrator or similar role for at least 5-7 years.
  • Expertise in managing UNIX-based operating systems such as Linux and Solaris.
  • Strong knowledge of UNIX shell scripting and automation tools (e.g., Bash, Python, Perl).
  • Solid understanding of system monitoring, performance tuning, and troubleshooting techniques.
  • In-depth knowledge of security best practices and experience implementing security measures on UNIX systems.
  • Familiarity with virtualization technologies and cloud platforms is a plus.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively with team members and stakeholders.
  • Ability to work well under pressure, prioritize tasks, and meet tight deadlines.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a proactive and innovative mindset.
  • Relevant certifications (e.g., Red Hat Certified Engineer, UNIX Administration certifications) will be advantageous.
Virginia, United States