Guidesoft Inc. dba Knowledge Services

  • Linux Administrator

    Posted Date 1 month ago(11/1/2018 12:10 PM)
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  • Overview

    Knowledge Services is actively seeking a Linux Administrator for long term contract assignment in Augusta, ME.  Benefit eligible with  Mon - Fri, 8am - 5pm work hours!




    • Operating Systems platform installation, systems management, security, monitoring, troubleshooting, patching, and version upgrades on Red Hat Linux
    • Assist with the definition and implementation of new system security policies and maintain compliance with existing policies
    • Systems architecture and design to include base system standards, minimization/hardening guidelines, etc. and thorough documentation of the same
    • Design and support for application servers and services to include installation and troubleshooting software on server platforms, ensuring compliance with current licensing
    • Design and oversee the implementation of new project requests, to include ability to determine hardware requirements, ability to determine proper network security zone based on use, and ability to define potential impacts (and/or improvements) for system availability
    • Assist in the setting of system standards for base implementation (including limit values, volume and file system management, service configurations, etc.)
    • Utilizing strong scripting capabilities to automate base system administration tasks
    • Provides advice, training and technical support for the automation needs of various projects
    • As new technologies emerge and impact our systems, the System Administrator shall expect to learn how to integrate these technologies very quickly and resolve any problems involved in that integration


    • Experience in Red Hat Linux and Unix
    • Experience with Oracle Solaris a plus
    • Experience with Red Hat Satellite Server 
    • Experience with Chef a plus
    • Experience with Shell Scripting and Python or Ruby





    Overview of Knowledge Services:

    Knowledge Services,  established in 1994 and headquartered in Indianapolis IN, is a certified woman-owned (WBE) professional services organization with over 1500 employees located in offices throughout North America.  Founded by Julie Bielawski, CEO, Guidesoft, Inc. DBA Knowledge Services is an industry leader in Managed Service Programs (MSP), Employer of Record / Payrolling Services, National Recruitment, and Staffing Services.  We provide outstanding services to major organizations in various industries, including; IT, Healthcare, Entertainment, Media, Federal and State Governments, Public Utilities, Telecom, Manufacturing and more.


    As such, Knowledge Services is committed to providing opportunities for growth – in our company, in each team member and in our relationships.  We believe titles do not define a person, but provide a framework to each person’s endless potential.  Our focus on improving our team, product and processes drive us every day.  We are guided by our four Pillars that set the foundation of who we are and how we conduct business:  Knowledge, Integrity, Innovation, and Service. 


    Knowledge Services has benefit offerings to include the following!


    • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
    • Voluntary Life and AD&D coverage
    • Pet Insurance
    • Ticket and Event discounts!
    • The above are available provided contractors meet eligibility requirements



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