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UNIX Systems Administrator

New York, NY 10001-2633

Posted: 11/16/2022 Industry: IT Job Number: 22-01151

Job Description

HEPCO is seeking an UNIX Systems Administrator, for a direct-hire role with a New York City Government Agency.

  • Support ongoing production maintenance of, and upgrades to, a portfolio of financial management applications.
  • Responsible for the installation, maintenance, and configuration of the Unix servers supporting the infrastructure of Financial Systems applications.
  • Function as one of the technical administrators for the group and work with various teams, and will need to have the ability to work independently and prioritize tasks to meet project deadlines.

Minimum Qualification Requirements:

  1. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college in computer science, information systems, engineering, mathematics or related field and six years of satisfactory full-time experience related to enterprise architecture, solutions architecture, network architecture and/or IT infrastructure systems; or
  2. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and ten years of satisfactory full-time experience related to enterprise architecture, solutions architecture, network architecture and/or IT infrastructure systems. 

Preferred Skills:

  • Strong experience in RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL v7.9 or later) operating system administration.
  • Strong knowledge of VMware vSphere (ESXi v7) and vCenter Server v7.
  • Strong knowledge of VMware/ESXi administration, upgrades and support experience.
  • Strong experience in Ansible Automation Platform.
  • Strong knowledge of Server virtualization, VMware VM.
  • Strong experience in scripting like shell, PERL and Python.
  • Ability to provision, configure, operate and maintain systems.
  • Ability to perform OS upgrades and patch installations.
  • Provide support for Windows 2019 servers.
  • Support recovery, performance and tuning of RHEL systems.
  • Strong knowledge of application systems disaster recovery.
  • Experience with setting up vCenter Server HA cluster, vCenter Server backup.
  • Strong knowledge in performance analysis and tuning, capacity planning of RedHat.
  • Experience with monitoring tools such as BMC Patrol a plus.
  • Knowledge of Oracle RAC Architecture, configuration and implementation is a plus.


  • Health Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dependent Care Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • PTO
  • Paid holidays
The proposed salary range is between $100,000.00 to $145,000.00 annually, (commensurate with experience).

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Meet Your Recruiter

Shandi Quillao

Joining HEPCO in July 2022, Shandi enjoys her role as a recruiter, where she can learn more about the candidate and develop a good rapport with them during the pre-screening period. During this process, she appreciates the chance to learn more about the particulars of various jobs her candidates are qualified for. In addition, Shandi enjoys cooking her favorite meals and trying out new recipes in her free time.  

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