Linux Systems Administrator with PHP Development (CPRIT - ITREQ1220131)

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Contract | Staffing Agency | | 1440 Hours Austin, TX, United States


Linux Systems Administrator with PHP Development (CPRIT - ITREQ1220131)

6+ Months

Austin, TX


Job Description:


Install, configure and document Linux Servers with minimum supervision

Automate infrastructure installation, configuration, maintenance and change management processes utilizing various scripting languages/technologies (BASH, Puppet, Chef, Ansible)

Perform updates to agency external and internal websites using technologies such as HTML, PHP, XML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, JSON, MySQL and a content management system (CMS)

Provide daily Linux operational environment monitoring and troubleshooting including log inspection and alert response

Assist in implementing company disaster recovery responsibilities and procedures

Multi-task in a fast paced, changing operating environment while providing timely project/task updates

Must demonstrate a professional, courteous approach to any end-user interactions and be able to communicate issues and resolutions in a clear, non-technical manner

Provides some desktop and telephone support to company staff and remote users

Strong customer service skills including the ability to communicate effectively, both written and orally

Highly self-motivated and directed with the ability to effectively multitask, prioritize and 
execute tasks in a high-pressure environment

Adept at reading, writing, and interpreting technical documentation

Must frequently lift and/or move up to 30 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

Performs other duties as assigned

Special Requirements:

Must be available for after-hours/weekend work on a periodic basis and able to share on call rotation duties for 24/7 emergency support

·         Due to our agency’s overall mission, we have a tobacco-free policy for our site. Only applicants who do not use tobacco products should apply.

Minimum Requirements:





Experience implementing, maintaining and performance tuning Linux Server 
systems including the configuration of DNS (BIND/MS), SSHD, FTPD, DHCP, NFS, Sendmail/Postfix, NTP, SNMP, NAS, SAMBA, file system permissions, and monitoring tools (Nagios, Zenoss, OpenNMS)



{C}            Experience implementing and maintaining Apache/MySQL/PHP (LAMP/WAMP) web services environments



Intermediate relational database systems administration (e.g. Microsoft SQL, MySQL, Oracle) including entity creation (e.g. instances, databases, tables), SQL query/stored procedures/function design, general server maintenance and backup/recovery operations



Production website maintenance or development utilizing HTML/XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, AJAX, JQuery and a content management system (CMS) (e.g. Drupal, WordPress, ExpressionEngine, Joomla, Plone)



Experience utilizing a mainstream source control system (e.g. CVS, Subversion, GIT)








Intermediate experience with standard video production packages (e.g. Adobe Premiere, AVID, Sony Vegas)


Intermediate experience with standard image editing suites (e.g. Adobe Photoshop, GIMP,  Adobe Fireworks)

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