Unix / Infrastructure Administrator

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Nashville, TN


<p><strong>At Connection, our purpose is simple: we connect people with technology. From hardware&mdash;PCs, printers, servers, and more&mdash;to cutting-edge cloud, cybersecurity, and professional IT services, we design, build, and support the IT solutions that thousands of companies, schools, and government agencies rely on every day. We like to think of ourselves as the IT Department for our customers&rsquo; IT Department. Our company started out almost 40 years ago with two employees and a phone line. Today we&rsquo;re a Fortune 1000 IT solutions partner operating in 174 countries around the world&mdash;still driven by that startup mentality and guided by our original purpose.</strong></p> https://www.connection.com/

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Full Time

$100,000.00/Yr. - $125,000.00/Yr.

Overview: <p>Connection has a fantastic opportunity through our Technical Staffing division for a Unix/Network Administrator in Nashville, TN. This is a permanent opportunity that is Hybrid and offers outstanding benefits.</p> <p>We are looking for a talented individual who is proficient in Unix systems administration and networking to fulfill a unique role that encompasses both areas. The ideal candidate will be responsible for managing our Unix-based systems, with a focus on Oracle Solaris and Linux (including Ubuntu), as well as handling networking and infrastructure tasks as needed.</p>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Manage and administer Unix-based systems, including Oracle Solaris, Linux, and Ubuntu, ensuring optimal performance, reliability, and security.</li> <li>Install, configure, and maintain Unix servers and applications, including patching, upgrades, and troubleshooting as necessary.</li> <li>Monitor system performance and resource utilization, identifying and resolving issues to maintain high availability and efficiency.</li> <li>Implement and maintain networking infrastructure, including Cisco routers and switches, to support our business operations.</li> <li>Troubleshoot server tasks and networking issues, diagnosing and resolving connectivity, performance, and security issues as they arise.</li> <li>Perform general infrastructure tasks as needed, such as server provisioning, storage management, and backup and recovery procedures.</li> <li>Collaborate with other IT team members and departments to support project initiatives and resolve technical challenges.</li> <li>Stay current with emerging technologies and industry best practices to continuously improve our systems and processes.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.</li> <li>Minimum of 5vyears of experience in Unix systems administration and networking roles.</li> <li>Proficiency in Unix/Linux operating systems, with hands-on experience in Oracle Solaris, Linux (various distributions), and Ubuntu.</li> <li>Strong understanding of networking principles and protocols, with experience working with Cisco routers and switches.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot server tasks and networking issues, diagnosing and resolving complex technical problems.</li> <li>Experience with general infrastructure tasks, including server provisioning, storage management, and backup and recovery procedures.</li> <li>Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with team members and stakeholders.</li> <li>Certifications such as CCNA, RHCSA, or equivalent are a plus.</li> </ul> <br /><br /> <h2 class="iCIMS_InfoMsg iCIMS_InfoField_Job">Min</h2> <div class="iCIMS_InfoMsg iCIMS_InfoMsg_Job"> <div class="iCIMS_Expandable_Container"> <div class="iCIMS_Expandable_Text">USD $100,000.00/Yr.</div> </div> </div> <h2 class="iCIMS_InfoMsg iCIMS_InfoField_Job">Max</h2> <div class="iCIMS_InfoMsg iCIMS_InfoMsg_Job"> <div class="iCIMS_Expandable_Container"> <div class="iCIMS_Expandable_Text">USD $125,000.00/Yr.</div> </div> </div>