Red Hat Administrator
Application Development - Engineer
ArlingtonTexas Contract Jan 20, 2020

Redhat System Administrator

This Redhat System Administrator will be a technical expert for RHEL 6 & 7. This position will be responsible for migrating a RHEL 6 estate to RHEL 7. This team member will play an integral role in implementing the organization’s RHEL migration strategy by working as an SME for Redhat Enterprise Linux.

Role Responsibilities

  • Subject matter expert of RHEL 6 & 7
  • Upgrade, troubleshoot & restore RHEL servers
  • Guide application teams with RHEL 6 to 7 migrations
  • Troubleshoot and remediate RHEL post upgrade problems
  • Work with RedHat support for resolving complex issues
  • Configuration management using Chef/ Ansible

Basic Qualifications

  • 5 plus years of Level 3 support experience of RHEL 6 and RHEL 7


  • Knowledge on Chef/Ansible
  • Knowledge on Networking technologies, protocols, tuning and troubleshooting Linux server issues, Cluster services
  • Experience with Kickstart, Firewalls, Hypervisors and Routers
  • Basic to intermediate level knowledge in scripting (shell/Perl/bash/python/ruby)
  • Familiarity with automation using Ansible
  • Any experience in upgrading RHEL systems is highly preferred
  • RHCSA is strongly preferred.