[Jobs] [nylug-job] SilverSearch, Inc. seeks Sr. Linux Systems Administrato

msettro msettro at ix.netcom.com
Tue May 10 16:58:29 EDT 2005

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    * JobID: #286
    * Submitted On: 2005-05-10 15:51:08

    * Company: SilverSearch, Inc.
    * Contact: Brian Wiseltier,
    * Email:  bwise at silversearchinc.com
    * Url: http://
    * Phone: Not Specified
    * Fax: Not Specified

    * Title: Sr. Linux Systems Administrato

    * Salary: $120,000+

    * Description: Our client is a very special financial services firm.

      They are a young company that has blown away their competition.
      They are tremedously successful and are now one of the fastest
      growing companies in America!

      They are looking for very unique people to join their team and
      help bring their infrastructure and their business to the next

      Their committment to technology is surpassed only by it's
      committment to hiring the best talent on the street!

      They look for truly unique individuals that stand apart from
      their peers. People that thrive to learn more, people that
      why systems work the way that they do. People that are always
      questions and pushing the envelope. Simply stated.... they look
      "technical hobbyists".

      We are looking for a Sr. Linux Systems Administrator

      An expert with Linux, specifically RedHat

      You will be responsible for the production and the corporate
      infrastructure ( not limited to Linux).

      This is a small engineering team where you will get heavily
      involved in “all facets” of a highly technical, mission critical
      financial services environment. This is quite different from the
      huge financial services firms where you are relegated to just one
      component of a system! The more skills that you bring to the
      the better.

      You should have at 5-10 years of UNIX systems administration (in
      fast paced environments).

      You will be responsible for Unix systems and networks including:
      - Analysis - Design - Implementation - Monitoring -

      This includes: - Performance tuning - Capacity planning, -
                     - Upgrades

      This group is responsible for new projects design &
      as well as day to day administration & support. No prima donnas

      We are looking for a strong Unix Engineer that has exposure to
      diverse environments that include: databases, web servers,
      application servers, packet filters, etc.
          o Experience with NAS/SAN and clustering technologies is
          o Exposure to security devices (packet filters, intrusion
            devices, analysis tools) is a must.
          o You should be able to perform basic network configuration
            troubleshooting at a minimum.
          o Any experience with Sun/Solaris systems administration is a
            strong plus.

      RedHat, IBM, HP, TCP/IP, X11, ssh, rdist, sendmail, NFS, DNS, NTP,
      Sun Solaris 9, JumpStart, Volume Manager, LOM/OOB, kernel tuning,
      PXE/Kickstart, RAID configuration, Nagios, SNMP EMC,
      and Perforce,CheckPoint, PIX, Netfilter. IDS, nmap, snort, RHCE

    * Required Skills: This position offers Base of 95-110k + bonus
      of 30-50% + Options !!!!

    * Location:

          New York City, NY

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