Job Detail: Linux Administrator

Job Order #10686

Post Date Job Tile Location Category
10/13/2019 Linux Administrator Houston - Texas Information Technology


Walker Elliott has partnered with a technology integration company in Houston looking to hire a Linux Administrator. Be part of a global team in the design, development and support of Linux systems. Looking for a very innovative person.


  • Work in a varied environment that includes, but is not limited to Linux and UNIX systems
  • Monitor health and performance of systems and applications
  • Administration duties such as adding/modifying user accounts, updating NIS/DNS maps and performing scheduled backups
  • Script various administrative tasks such as automated monitoring and notification, file system cleanup and configuration reporting
  • Configure, install and support systems ranging from workstations to enterprise class and cluster systems including tape, disk and plotting subsystems
  • Advise on necessary upgrades


  • 2+ years experience in working in a Linux environment; Linux clustered environment a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to automate various systems administrative actions needed
  • Knowledge of Puppet, Salt, Chef or similar
  • Script writing skills preferred, Bash, Python, Perl or Powershell desired.
  • The ability to be productive with moderate supervision required along with the ability to spot opportunities and seize them
  • Must be eager to learn and grow their career
  • Must be able to function effectively in a variety of team styles and sizes
  • Can-do attitude/Out-of-the-box thinker

Do not apply unless you are authorized to work in the United States for any employer as client company cannot sponsor or transfer visas at this time.

Walker Elliott is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For additional information, please email your resume to or apply online.


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