Linux/UNIX System Administrator

Description:

Sonic.net is seeking an UNIX Systems Administrator to join our team. We maintain a large scale heterogeneous environment of Linux, FreeBSD and OpenBSD systems. There will be quite a bit of out of the box thinking, problem resolution and solid methodical troubleshooting of various systems, including OS, hardware and or network related issues.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Routine server tuning, maintenance, trouble-shooting and deployment.
  • Deployment of new services and features.
  • Create tools to automate daily tasks.
  • Participate in after-hours on-call rotation.

Job Qualifications:

  • Hands on UNIX systems administration experience for Linux and BSD variants.
  • Experience supporting 24/7 high availability production services.
  • In depth knowledge of common protocols like SMTP, POP, IMAP, DNS, FTP and HTTP.
  • In depth knowledge troubleshooting common x86 server hardware.
  • Proven programming and/or scripting experience (perl, php, c and shell).
  • Experience with network troubleshooting, design, security and management a plus.
  • Should be self motivated and able to meet goals with little oversight.

Other Qualifications:

  • Monday through Friday, 9am - 6pm
  • On-call rotation

Benefits:

  • Health Plans (Anthem Blue Cross, Health Net, and Kaiser options)
  • Dental & Vision Benefits
  • Life and ADND Insurance
  • Educational Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • EAP - Employee Assistance Program
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • Casual work environment
  • Lounge/break area includes, free play arcade, ping pong, fresh brewed Starbucks coffee and hot chocolate
  • And yes, we are a dog friendly work environment :)

How to Apply:

Submit an online application