Linux Systems Administrator

$120,000 - $140,000 yearly
Job Category: Technology
Position Type: Direct Hire / Permanent
Work Model: Hybrid
Location: irving, Texas
Job ID: 139292
Benefits: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance
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LaSalle Network is currently partnered with a pioneering infrastructure as a service provider committed to technological excellence in artificial intelligence, machine learning and blockchain solutions. They are seeking a talented Linux Systems Administrator to join the team.

In this role, you will be responsible for managing and maintaining their Linux-based infrastructure, ensuring reliability, security and performance across systems. Collaborating with remote teams and stakeholders, you will play a crucial part in supporting their mission-critical operations, including high-performance computing and blockchain applications. This is a full time and hybrid-based opportunity located in Irving, TX.

Linux Systems Administrator Responsibilities:

  • Install, configure and maintain Linux operating systems such as CentOS, Ubuntu and Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Monitor system performance, troubleshoot issues and optimize resources for maximum uptime and reliability
  • Implement security measures, including firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems and access controls to protect against security threats
  • Manage user accounts, permissions and access controls in line with security policies
  • Conduct system backups and disaster recovery procedures to ensure data integrity and business continuity
  • Automate tasks using scripting languages like Bash, Python or Perl for improved efficiency
  • Collaborate with IT teams to deploy new applications and technologies in the Linux environment

Linux Systems Administrator Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in Linux system administration, preferably in cloud computing or data center environments
  • Strong knowledge of Linux operating systems, networking and security principles
  • Proficiency in shell scripting and automation tools (Bash, Python or Perl)
  • Experience with virtualization technologies like VMware or KVM
  • Knowledge of containerization technologies such as Docker or Kubernetes is a plus
  • Experience supporting high-performance computing and blockchain applications is desirable

If you are interested in this opportunity and meet the qualifications, please apply today!

Thank you,

Autumn Kemske
Project Manager – Technology Services
LaSalle Network

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.