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UNIX/Linux System Administrator

Wilmington, DE 19803

Posted: 01/11/2023 Job Number: 46276

Job Description

Kavaliro is seeking a UNIX/Linux Systems Administrator (Full-Time), to join our team in Wilmington, Delaware.
As the birthplace of the Kavaliro healthcare system, Kavaliro honors our legacy of delivering exceptional care to the children of the Delaware Valley and beyond. Ranked among the nation’s best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and honored with the ANCC’s Magnet Designation for excellence in nursing practice, we offer intensive and acute inpatient and outpatient services covering more than 30 pediatric specialties.  Additionally, Kavaliro duPont Pediatrics allows us to reach more children across the region through community-based physician services and collaborative partnerships with health and hospital systems.
The UNIX/Linux System Administrator position is responsible for managing all systems as they relate to UNIX and Linux, SAN, IBM TSM, IBM Websphere, Tomcat, Apache or other system midrange operations.  This position will require an advanced technical knowledge of AIX/Linux systems to facilitate the install and management of the core operating system as well as the analysis and resolution of system hardware, software and networking issues.  In addition, this position will provide support and assistance to application teams with items such as patch management, installation, and support of the applications with their respective vendors.
  • Install, support, and manage enterprise AIX systems, RedHat, storage area networks (SANs), and SAN network communications.
  • Design, develop, and install scripts to alert and monitor for system errors, exceptions, system performance history, and general systems maintenance.
  • Provide advanced troubleshooting and support associated with the enterprise midrange environment.
  • Make recommendations for upgrades and/or new server hardware, peripherals, operating systems.
  • Provide documentation to users and Service Desk staff prior to implementation of newly installed products.
  • Assist with establishing policies and procedures necessary for optimal system operations.  These should include: the accuracy and integrity of system backups; automation of manual and routine operations; ensuring conformance with Information Systems, enterprise, security, and industry standards.
  • Accurately document instances of hardware failure, repair, installation, and removal.

Job Requirements
  • Associate's Degree required.
  • Minimum of five (5) years' experience required.
  • Excellent team and interpersonal skills.
  • Able to work with a minimum of supervision.
  • Clear, analytical thinking and problem solving ability.

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