Linux Systems Administrator – Berkeley CA (6 Months +)

My Client is seeking a Linux Systems Administrator. They are located in Berkeley CA and need someone for a 6 month contract that can get extended. Come work for one of the top Universities nationwide.


Location: Berkeley CA

Openings: 1

Target Start Date: 2 weeks


Top Skills Needed:

  1. Linux OS
  2. LAMP
  3. Working knowledge of VMware


Required Skills:


  • Proficiency with GNU/Linux OS, specifically with Ubuntu and RedHat variants.
  • Proficiency with server side configuration with LAMP (Linux-Apache-MySQL-Php) and related software stack.
  • Proficiency in implementing and maintaining automated deployment tools (Puppet/Chef), server security, file/disk management techniques in Linux environment.
  • Proficiency with Unix command line tools and shell scripting with Bash or similar.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages such as Perl or Python or Ruby.
  • Working Knowledge of VMware, server virtualization and VPS infrastructure.
  • Nice to have experience: LDAP, Active Directory, SSL, VMware VDI


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