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We are looking for a Senior Linux Design Consultant for one of our clients in Philadelphia, PA. Please find the job details below,

Position: Senior Linux Design Consultant

Location: Philadelphia PA

Job Length: 6 months

Position Type: Contract

Job Requirement and Specifications:

  • Strong experience with Design and Implementation, extensive experience with Linux (Redhat) – the environment is using 7.x and some 6.x
  • Prior work experience replacing existing HP DL class standalone servers in the field over 4 Production DCs, and implementing highly available pairs of new HP Synergy blade enclosures at each site. These blades will use HP 3PAR SAN storage.
  • Experience with virtualization background like VMware. The new infrastructure will incorporate virtualization, which is Redhat RHEV.
  • HP 3PAR storage is a bonus, but must be well versed in Linux host end storage provisioning of any SAN based storage (EMC etc if not HP). Some specifics on this that will be a bonus are – configuration of Linux multipathing, configuration of Linux fcoe (fibre channel over ethernet)
  • Knowledge/experience of automation, ideally Ansible, but others will help such as puppet etc.
  • Experience of deployment of Redhat using Kickstart or other tooling.
  • Knowledge of blade infrastructures. This is on HP Synergy – any blade infra will be good for knowledge of concepts.
  • Must be good at documentation for providing ‘methods of procedure’
  • Good communicator! Working with QA and Production teams. Able to fix issues fast when found on QA test cycles.
  • Knowledge of High availability and DR concepts.
  • Knowledge of SIP voip technologies a bonus.
  • Experience with use of git for version control of configuration files

Key Skills: Linux (Redhat), VMware, HP 3PAR Storage


Abhijeet Mahajan

Princeton IT Services

212-507-9352 Ext:401 |

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