At Five Rivers IT, we build and service reliable IT infrastructures for midsized businesses. Five Rivers IT has been growing at a consistent rate of 30% a year for the last 3 years. We are in search for a Linux systems admin to join the dynamic team of professionals providing world class IT services to its clients in the NYC metro area. This is a great opportunity for a self-starter with a proven track record to develop, implement, and support various initiatives in the area of systems administration and DevOps. Because of the very wide breadth of systems that will be configured, supported and maintained, the ideal candidate must have a wide knowledge base including, Linux Servers, Windows Servers, Amazon Web Services, General Networking and ability to support custom applications.
- At least 5 years of experience in Linux Administration.
- At least 2 years of experience in Network Administration.
- Strong knowledge of Linux operating system including scripting and general system administration.
- Working knowledge of Windows Server Operating systems.
- Strong knowledge of networking and networking protocols.
- Strong knowledge of virtual environments.
- Working knowledge of DevOps automation tools such as Chef/Puppet/Jenkins
- Experience with Docker/Kubernetes a plus
- Ability to manage AWS automation technologies a plus
- Ability to solve problems quickly and automate processes.
- Ability to quickly find solutions to unfamiliar problems (research skills).
- Ability to follow change controls and security procedures.
- Strong interpersonal and communications skills.
Other Details about the Job:
- This is a Full Time position.
- All standard benefits are included such as medical/dental/vision insurance and vacation time.
- We cover 100% of the premium for all employees.
- We encourage and reward professional certifications
- Salary will be based on experience. Discretionary bonus is given out twice a year based on performance. Please send your resume with expected salary range.
- You may be placed at either our Rochelle Park, NJ office or Brooklyn, NY Office based on where you live.