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full time Senior Unix Administrator

at mindSHIFT Technologies, Inc. in Long Island, NY.

Wanted: Senior Unix Administrator - Long Island, NY.

mindSHIFT Technologies, Inc. is an industry leader in Managed Services solutions for the small and medium sized business. This is a dynamic company pushing the industry to new standards of service. We are growing at impressive rates while creating opportunities for successful individuals. Our executive team consists of highly respected industry leaders with solid experience growing and running top performing organizations.

General Purpose:
Design, implement and support the UNIX server environments for both internal and external projects. Work closely with the technical team leads to develop and implement new policy initiatives and best practice guidelines.

• Design, manage, maintain, and document both internal and customer UNIX environments.
• Write and review technical specifications for Unix based environment.
• Resolve performance, security and reliability issues with production Unix environments
• Configuration and support for DNS (BIND), Qmail, Sendmail, Apache 2.x / PHP, MySQL and PostgreSQL
• Test Unix hardware and software to verify conformance to the configuration design
• Development, maintenance and management of monitoring systems and tools.
• Development, maintenance and management of applications that support our Internal Unix infrastructure and services.
• Provide third-level client support.
• Participate in the overall design and management of the internal network environment.
• Write system automation programs using Perl and shell scripting.

Why should you consider joining our team?
• Work with only the most leading edge technologies
• College tuition and industry certification reimbursement
• Competitive salary
• Superior health benefits starting on day one
• Rapid advancement opportunities
• Various career paths available
• The security & stability of an industry leader
• A group of extremely talented & dedicated professionals
• A management team with vision and passion for growth
• A collaborative and friendly team oriented culture

• Advanced knowledge of UNIX operating systems (RedHat Linux, FreeBSD)
• Proficiency with scripting languages (Perl, Shell (sh, bash, ksh, csh))
• Proficiency with PHP and C programming
• Proficiency with hardware configuration, software installation and configuration, system operation and fault discovery/resolution. Strong to Excellent troubleshooting skills.
• Experience with TCP/IP network administration. ISP / Enterprise infrastructure experience helpful.
• Strong knowledge of high-availability / DR solutions
• Experience with Enterprise back-up solutions such as CA BrightStor/ArcServe or Veritas NetBackup
• Experience with network design

Desired Skills:
• Experience with Mac OS X, Solaris, AIX and HP-UX.
• Working knowledge of SQL (SQL92 or later) preferred. Experience with MYSQL, PostgreSQL and Oracle is highly desirable.
• Knowledge of web application platforms: PHP, CGI, Ruby on Rails, Apache/Tomcat, etc.
• Strong Visio skills

Experience & Education:
• BS in Computer Science or Engineering or demonstrated equivalent work experience.
• Minimum of Five (5) years of experience including as a UNIX administrator in a datacenter or ISP environment.
• Red Hat Certification.

Contact Info:
Ralph Daino, CPC
Senior Corporate Recruiter, Human Resources
mindSHIFT Technologies, Inc.
Tel: 631-864-0295

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