[sf-lug] Job Posting: Linux Admin Opening (Cross Platform)

jim stockford jim at well.com
Fri Nov 30 09:21:32 PST 2007

Agency working Directly with Client
If interested contact Blake Haggerty, blake.haggerty at sapphire.com 
415-788-8488 x6062
Length: Fulltime Perm
Location: San Jose
Industry: Semi Conductor
Pay: 80-100k


We are seeking a talented IT administrator to be responsible for our 
San Jose facility who will be responsible for managing the local IT 
infrastructure for a fast-paced, chip development start-up company. 
Working in conjunction with the senior IT administrator located in the 
Westborough office, this candidate will be responsible for deploying 
and supporting a broad range of computer and local/wide area network 
support services.

Daily tasks include installing, configuring and maintaining Linux and 
Windows-based servers/desktops, administer user accounts, monitoring 
tape backup environment, monitor network infrastructure, problem 
determination, diagnosis, and repair, end user support, and provide 
input into the IT strategy and annual IT budget.

	• 	A solid understanding of Linux/Unix- and Windows-based systems.
	• 	Good knowledge of LAN/WAN configurations to include experience with 
routers & switches, Internet firewalls, and wireless technology.
	• 	Proven track record in an end-user support role.

	• 	BS in CS or EE preferred
	• 	3+ years relevant working experience in system administration with 
Linux/Unix- and Windows-based systems, preferably in a small, 
fast-paced environment.
	• 	The successful candidate will have the ability and motivation to 
learn new technologies quickly, require some support and guidance, have 
effective communication skills and the ability to interact 
professionally with a diverse engineering team and senior management, 
and has good problem solving skills.
	• 	Knowledge of the following Applications/Operating systems is a plus:

Network Appliance ONTAP version 7.x
Aggregates, volumes, qtrees, and quotas
Veritas NetBackup
Installing Linux/Windows clients
Creating policies
Monitoring backups
Cisco IOS
Configuring VLANs
Modifying interfaces
Experience with EDA tools
Modifying license files
Scripting knowledge
PERL, shell scripting, etc.
Microsoft Active Directory
Managing user accounts
Adding systems to domains
Applying service packs

Blake Haggerty
Technical Recruiter
  Work: 415-788-8488 x215
Fax: 415-788-2592
Email: blake.haggerty at sapphire.com
Sapphire Technologies

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