Perform high-level, day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for complex operating systems, workstations and servers.
Coordinate, direct and perform complex software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.
Schedule installations and upgrades; maintain them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures.
Continually monitor and tune multiple systems to achieve optimum performance levels.
Ensure workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions of varying complexities.
Ensure data/media recoverability by developing and implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.
Plan and implement the modernization of servers.
Education + Experience
Linux (RedHat, CentOS, Debian, etc.).
TCP/IP based networking protocols (DNS, HTTP, LDAP, SMTP, SNMP, etc.).
Scripting languages (Shell, Perl, Python, etc.).
Relational databases (MySQL, MariaDB, etc.).
Storage Area Networks.