RELX Group Linux Systems Administrator in Boca Raton, Florida

Linux Systems Administrator


Location: Boca Raton, Florida, United States

Linux Systems Administrator

Boca Raton, FL

The Infrastructure Platform team manage Data Centres, operating systems, virtualisation and SAN & Storage platforms. We are seeking an experienced Linux administrator to manage a large and dispersed environment, ideally with some virtualisation and/or SAN experience. The role requires someone to manage the end-to-end deployment of Linux systems - design, deployment, configuration management, monitoring & day-to-day support.


  • The candidate must be able to work with minimal supervision and be willing to cross-train in all team functional areas. They must be a self-starter, look to own key operational systems and continually advance and develop processes, procedures & documentation. They may be required to coach other members of the team in their specialist discipline. The candidate should have strong experience of a 24 x 7 Production Environment. Some support outside of normal office hours may be required from time to time.

Essential Skills:

  • 3+ years Enterprise Linux administration

  • Proven scripting experience: Unix shell, Perl or Python

  • Experience of Open source management tools, i.e. Ansible, Nagios, Git Grafana

  • Good knowledge of Linux services, i.e. Apache, MySQL, Samba, NFS, Ldap

  • Strong working knowledge of TCP/IP and networking technologies

  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills

  • Excellent communication skills


  • Exposure to Openstack, ceph

  • CentOS, Redhat, Ubuntu

  • RHN Satellite, kickstart deployments, clustering

  • Exposure to Amazon Web Services

Personal Skills Required

  • Strong inter-personal and communication skills and comfortable in a culturally diverse working environment with the ability to interact positively with end-users and senior managers. Independent problem solving skills and self-motivated. Ability to multi-task and perform in SLA pressure situations.

  • Educational requirements to the position:

  • Linux certification preferred

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