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Job Description

We are looking for a Sr. Linux Admin for a media client in Englewood Cliffs, NJ. Please find the details below

Position: Linux
Location: Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Job Length: 12 Months contract with possible extension
Position Type: W2

Position Summary:

  • The Administrator will be responsible for the administration of Nutrisystem ecommerce environment including the design, installation, operation, monitoring, troubleshooting, and its support.
  • Candidates should be proactive, motivated, organized, extremely flexible, and work well within fast-paced groups.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Other duties may be assigned by supervisor or management. In the event of absence, duties for this position will be overseen by the position to which it reports.

  • Apache Web Server configuration, administration and management
  • Installing, configuring and supporting Apache environment on Red Hat Enterprise Linux platforms
  • Optimization and tuning of various middleware components including different JVM options and understanding of how the Linux kernel will react to memory tuning
  • Experience in advanced Apache web server administration, configurations and load balancing setups is required
  • Experience with Jboss Application Server desired
  • Strong Linux shell scripting and troubleshooting experience is a must
  • Strong experience with Perl scripting
  • Perform release management activities as required
  • Solid understanding of SAN, network protocols such as TCP/IP and HTTP/S
  • Solid understanding of J2EE architecture is required
  • Experience with Disaster Recovery, support and Capacity Planning is required
  • Will be required to perform on call duties on a rotational basis. May also be needed as a SME during critical implementations or for outage support.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, or related field
  • 7+ years of experience
  • 5+ years of relevant Apache Webserver experience
  • Strong experience on J2EE
  • The candidate will be working on Release Management so prior experience is preferred
  • As it involves release management they want Mid to Senior level candidate
  • Experience with Linux, shell and perl scripting
  • Exposure to networking and database technologies
  • Experience working in an ATG, Oracle Web Commerce environment (optional, but a definite plus)
  • Some experience of JBOSS is good to have
  • Knowledge of relational database concepts especially Oracle and SQL Server is a definite plus
  • Willingness to learn new skills and new knowledge
  • Ability to follow established technical standards

Keywords: Apache Webserver Administration, jBOSS Appserver administration, Apache Advanced Configuration, MOD_JK

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