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Linux DevOps Engineers needed for LA Entertainment Studio

Ted Oh
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One of LA's largest entertainment firms are looking for Senior System Engineers (for Internet Systems Tech) who live and breathe Linux!

The ideal canddiate will have extremely strong experience as a Linux administrator, at all levels of programming, down to kernel level. People will DevOps experience and Site Reliability Engineer experience is also highly preferred.

ore Responsibilities


1. Systems Engineering Support: 45%

• Maintain SPE IST Server Build Standard on all different supported distributions. 

• Maintain server availability and server security. 

• Perform scheduled SPE IST standard patch management activity on Operating Systems 

• Perform installations and configurations of multiple Operating Systems 

• Develop and maintain the automation of rapid server deployment and centralized management of servers.

• Develop performance management procedures for UNIX/Linux servers.

• Identify and develop an automation strategy for common end user requests (ie dns/apache automation).

• Manage and maintain system resources, globally, throughout the environment.

• Manage IT Staff relationships to insure service levels and availability of all servers.

• Manage outages, identify root cause and resolve all server issues within allowed service levels.


2. IT Operations Support: 45%

• Maintain the system inventory including physical and virtual managed OS.

• Install various software packages on platform.

• Maintain the system monitoring solutions as defined by senior staff members

• Maintain the host backup solutions as defined by senior staff members

• Manage outages, identify root cause and resolve all server issues within allowed service levels.

• Participate in the daily production meeting to report the status of production systems. 

• Participate in the change control, production acceptance and event management processes.

• Participate in the development of operational procedures and policies.

• Identify, resolve and escalate business issues as appropriate.

• Manage after hours and on-call support.



- Minimum 3 years experience as a Unix/Linux systems administrator.

- Minimum 3 years experience with Linux operating system required. 

- Minimum 3 years experience with scripting or programming language (python,perl,c, etc).

- Minimum 1 years experience with multi-tiered application development required. 

- Minimum 1 years experience with Virtualization OS (VMWare, Power VM, Oracle VM) required.

- Minimum 1 year experience with NAS/SAN administration.

- Understanding of MySQL, Oracle, and other Database platforms

- Working knowledge with other systems technologies (Windows, Network, SAN, NAS etc.) is a major plus.

- Bachelor degree or equivalent experience preferred.

For more information, or to submit your resume, please reach out to toh@techlink.or for immediate consideration.



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