Job Position: Systems Administrator

Location: 2500 North State Street Jackson, MS

Duration: 6+ Months (Candidate may be hired as a permanent employee after 60 calendar days)

Client: University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC)

Position ID: 12-4-12

Job Description:

· Candidate to provide outstanding customer service skills and be composed while providing support in challenging situation.

· Candidate must be flexible and may be ‘on-call’ regularly during non-business hours.

· Candidate must meet a high level of professionalism, communication, and sensitivity to unique Medical Center and research support requirements.

· Experience in the direct administration of IBM hardware, virtualization, high availability and software for monitoring, backup and configuration management.

· Verifiable advancement on an IBM or Linux Certification path.

· A minimum of 2 years working in a Linux Server environment. Preferred Red Hat Enterprise Server.

· Extensive knowledge and experience in the configuration, administration and troubleshooting of both Enterprise Unix and Linux operating systems.

· Exhibit knowledge and deep skill in the use of scripting to perform various maintenance tasks.

· Understanding of Windows XP, Windows 7 and Apple 0S-X platforms.

· Understanding of Unix/Linux computer and user authentication as well as troubleshooting performance issues for both server and workstations.