SAP NS2 - Senior Linux Systems Administrator 7AM-7PM, Tues.-Fri. (159256)

SAP NS2® Senior Linux Systems Administrator 7am-7pm, Tues.-Fri.

Location: Herndon, VA, US
Ref-Code: 159256
Work Area: Information Technology
Expected Travel: 0 – 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

SAP is the global market leader for business software and related services, and SAP National Security Services, Inc. (SAP NS2®) is an independent U.S. subsidiary, offering SAP solutions with specialized levels of security and support to meet the requirements of U.S. national security and critical infrastructure customers.

RESPONSIBILITIES & TASKS

  • Administer multiple server OS; UNIX/Linux and Windows environment
  • Deployment, configuration, and verification of key mission critical applications and infrastructure
  • Create scripts and assist with automated deployment processes
  • Design and deploy key SaaS Applications and Management elements
  • Setup and configuration of tools to monitor the applications, security, and auditing
  • Provide extensive troubleshooting and technical expertise in identifying issues that impact service delivery
  • Provide comprehensive troubleshooting and recommend fixes for application issues, including batch jobs, data store, application functionality, management layers, and load balancing
  • Scheduling, planning and implementing new systems
  • Operational support as application SME for 24×7 systems, including on-call rotation duties
  • Conduct collaboration and open communication; reaching across functional borders
  • Utilize your support expertise to set and improve existing standards for system administration such as process, builds, monitoring, reporting and documentation

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS

  • Expertise with Linux, SUSE
  • Expertise in Tomcat and Java
  • Expertise in SaaS multitenant environment architecture
  • Expertise building, implementing and supporting monitoring tools
  • Experience with Microsoft 2008, 2012, SQL, and Active Directory is a plus
  • Experience with Chef automation is a plus
  • Experience in Apache and F5 Load Balancers is a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, IT, or equivalent
  • Demonstrated IT work experience with an emphasis towards production support of high capacity mission critical Cloud applications and systems
  • Expertise running mid to large scale implementation projects, often with tight deadlines
  • Solid understanding of security fundamentals as they pertain to SaaS Multitenant Application systems.
  • Strong interpersonal, presentation, and customer service skills
  • Understanding and troubleshooting IP networks
  • Understanding and troubleshooting application stacks
  • Deployment of application and monitoring solutions
  • Proven support documentation creation
  • Proven implementation project plan creation
  • U.S. citizenship is required
  • All internals must have manager’s approval to transfer