What you’ll be doing...

Seeking a Senior Linux System Administrator that specializes on Hadoop clusters. The senior member technical staff will lead large to enterprise wide sized projects related to the Business Intelligence environment. Projects can range from reviewing new technologies, to evaluating/selecting tools, and providing input to other team members on how to set up these technologies and tools.

  • Leading the server side architecture development for failover and clustering solutions.
  • Partner directly with the business and application teams to assess new business intelligence requirements and determining how best to apply emerging technologies to meet those needs.
  • Work directly with application teams to understand the requirements of the various end user requirements.
  • Functions include gathering requirements, ordering hardware, coordinating installation, building server, applying firmware/patches and being part of a team that provides 24 x 7 on-call support.
  • Shift: 8am - 5pm, some occasional night work, be part of on-call rotation.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Six or more years’ RHEL and Administration experience.
  • Strong knowledge of system design and hardware at an enterprise level.
  • Excellent technical/analytical skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to lead and to make decisions.
  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience in Hadoop environment.
  • Experience in HP Proliant hardware.
  • Experience in Cisco UCS.
  • Experience using stacki or experience with similar cluster deployment/mgmt. software (ie. Cobbler).
  • Knowledge of Unix shell and Perl scripting.
  • Knowledge of project management concepts.
  • RHCSA/RHCE Certified.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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