The University of Tennessee's Office of Information Technology (OIT) is seeking to hire an IT system administrator IV position.
This position is responsible for working with various organizations within OIT to support Linux technologies and enterprise applications. System administration experience is necessary in order to perform the duties assigned to this position. The candidate will install, configure, maintain and perform testing of Linux (Red Hat) operating systems, related utilities, applications, and hardware. The candidate is responsible for troubleshooting operating system, software and application issues. Monitors systems activities and fine-tunes configuration to optimize performance. Performs system utilization analysis to ensure systems are following best practices for security and utilization. Develops automated procedures for routine administration including design, patching, deploying software, implementing Linux server configuration etc. Python or other system programming is needed to develop new applications.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:
Installs, configures, administers and troubleshoots Linux operating systems to support business requirements and provide optimal Linux knowledge
Installs and configures Tomcat to support applications
Works with configuration management tools (Puppet or Ansible)
Works with virtualization technologies (VMware tools)
Scripting and automating processes are required in this position
Documents the system configuration and upgrade processes
Communicates well with team members and customers
Internal Number: 210747
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