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EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: 
The ideal candidate would have:

  • Ability to create a 4+ years security roadmap for a large UNIX environment. 
  • Solid technical background in administering large-scale Unix Server environments
  • Ability to mentor technical staff and partners to troubleshoot complex server environments and situations.  
  • Experience in a highly visible role working on multiple projects at the same time.
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical business partners.
  • Automation of processes/procedures for projects assigned

TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS (must have):
Minimum of 7 years’ experience in:

  • 5+ years of hands on experience installation, configuration and troubleshooting Red Hat Linux Operating System ( versions 5.x-8.x) and worked on AIX, Solaris
  • 5+ years of hands on experience with Unix OS hardening within an enterprise based on industry benchmarks (CIS)
  • 3+ Years of implementation experience of Unix Filesystems (VXFS, ZFS, EXT3, EXT4, XFS, UFS) and Volume Managers (VXVM, LVM)
  • 3+ Years of experience in OS issues and troubleshooting 
  • Strong understanding of Unix security principles and SELinux 
  • Hands on experience with implementing auditd and/or security products and sudo 
  • Securing connections using SSL, TLS for Unix services. 
  • User provisioning and access management 
  • Hands on experience with OS hardening within an enterprise
  • Various Scripting/Automation disciplines (Shell, Python, Perl, Ansible YAML)
  • Hands on experience with setting up, maintaining and migrating LDAP services 
  • Implementation of Linux/Unix  Security Tools 
  • General networking communication protocols and security tools 
  • Virtualization of Linux virtual machines using VMware. 
  • Configuration management tools (Ansible or CFEngine a plus)

CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS - Skills Required: 

  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to architect Unix security solutions based on an application's required availability
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Ability to organize and manage several projects concurrently
  • Service oriented and able to manage partners expectations
  • Ability to work in a team atmosphere
  • Technically train/mentor staff members
  • Strong presentation skills (to both technical and nontechnical audience)
  • Ability to collaborate with other teams to achieve results
  • Experience developing processes/procedures/Automation 
  • Large scale configuration management of cross-platform systems

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS (good to have)

  • Familiarity with Solaris  (versions 10.x-11.x, LDOM/Zones) helpful
  • Familiarity with AIX (version 7) helpful
  • Messaging systems concepts (e.g. MQ)
  • Oracle RAC on RedHat
  • Network Load Balancer concepts (F5/BigIP)
  • DNS 

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