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----- Forwarded message from Mark Apton <mapton@AA-Technical-Recruiter.com> -----

Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 21:43:58 -0800
From: Mark Apton <mapton@AA-Technical-Recruiter.com>
Subject: [sf-lug] System Administrator needed in San Francisco, CA;
To: sf-lug@linuxmafia.com

   Apton Associates is working with the global leader in brand protection of
   enterprises. They offer comprehensive solutions and services that
   revenue, reputation and brands from online risks.

   We are looking for a talented multi-tasking individual to work in a fun
   innovative team environment utilizing open source databases of MySQL and
   PostgreSQL powering cutting edge web applications.

   Job Title: System Administrator;

   Position Type; Full-time regular employee with full benefits;

   .       Handle departmental technical projects to completion
   .       Provide day-to-day support for troubleshooting applications as
   .       Install OS for UNIX/Linux and Windows
   .       Provide off hours support on a rotational basis
   .       Implement software upgrades.
   .       Provide hardware/software support to staff
   .       Respond to monitoring alerts and carry out troubleshooting as

   .       Strong Linux background ( Knowledge of Red Hat and Gentoo
   a  good understanding of Windows OS with an ability to use most
        Linux/Windows commands/utilities
   .       Familiarity with system administration tools and processes such as
        booting/shutting down a machine, adding or removing user accounts,
        using backup programs and fsck, and maintaining system database files
       (groups, hosts, aliases)
   .       Apache administration, Tomcat / Jboss,
   .       Shell and Perl scripting
   .       Troubleshooting of OS and application problems.
   .       Troubleshooting of networking problems (from an OS level)
   .       Linux Volume Management experience
   .       Ability to write system documentation and detailed technical
        functional specifications
   .       Strong troubleshooting, decision-making and problem-solving skills

   .       Hands-on experience monitoring, building and troubleshooting
        Unix/WindowsOperating Systems.
   .       Familiarity with Networking/Security technologies (Ethernet,
        switches, firewalls, VPN).
   .       Experience with internet technologies (Apache, DNS, TCP/IP).
   .       Experience with monitoring tools
   .       SAN experience a plus
   .       Familiarity with PostgreSQL and MySQL Databases

   Working Knowledge Of:
   .       RPM package building
   .       Red Hat Kickstart experience
   .       CVS and/or Subversion
   .       Cfengine
   .       Knowledge of Network services i.e DHCP, DNS (BIND), Samba
   .       Postfix/Sendmail experience
   .       SpamAssassin and/or Postini
   .       Xen or VMware experience
   .       Network Appliance and/or EMC SAN/NAS devices

   Mandatory Requirements:
   .       Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
   .       Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with
        in a team environment
   .       5 years experience with Linux/Windows administration.
   .       Bachelors Degree in CS or equivalent work experience

   Location: San Francisco, CA

   If interested please call or send your formatted resume to;


   Mark Apton
   Apton Associates
   408 910-6632

   If this is not a match for you, please consider forwarding this to
   interested parties.

sf-lug mailing list

----- End forwarded message -----

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