Senior Unix/Linux Systems Engineer - Jobs in Schaumburg, IL - 319297

Job Summary
  • Skills Change Management, Customer Service, Genetic, Hardware, Linux, Management, Security, Testing, Unix
  • Job Type
    Full Time, Full-time
  • Salary
  • Telecommuting
    Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

No industry is moving faster than health care. And no organization is better positioned to lead health care forward. We need attention to every detail with an eye for the points no one has considered. The rewards for performance are significant. Youll help improve the health of millions. And youll do your lifes best work.(sm)Team member to perform activities required to support a large, complex 24x7 Unix / Linux based computing environment. Utilize customer service skills while acting as a technical resource to internal departments and system users. Use technical skills to proactively support and resolve operational issues. Hands on role responsible for maintaining and enhancing Unix / Linux server performance, reliability and scalability. Develop innovative approaches and solutions to solve problems. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and / or abilities required. Primary Responsibilities:Provide advanced system administration, operational support and problem resolution for a complex Unix / Linux computing environment, including both virtualized and physical serversReview and evaluate virtual and physical server performance and capacityUse change management processComply with all audit, compliance, and regulatory requirements.Forecast system demands and recommend upgrades, expansion and reconfigurationsPerform hardware / software installations, maintenance/support and documentation of operating procedures and processesPerform Unix / Linux administration including changes, deletes, disk space management and security patchingTroubleshoot hardware and software problems; take appropriate corrective action and/or interact with IT staff or vendors in performing complex testing, support, server recovery, and troubleshooting functionsStay in tune with new technologiesSupport on call, weekend and off hours work as needed; shift work requiredPerform other duties as assignedRequired Qualifications:7+ years of experience in Unix / Linux systems installation, operations, administration and maintenance7+ years of experience with Unix shell and standard utilities, and common Unix / Linux security toolsIn depth system administration knowledge and skills of RedHat LinuxLinux security patchingGeneral working knowledge of NAS, SAN, and networkingPreferred Qualifications:RedHat certificationsExperience with RedHat Satellite or similarExperience with RedHat LDAP servicesExperience with PowerBroker Password SafeExperience with Ansible-TowerExperience with CyberArkExperience with AIXAbility to work effectively with clients, technical staff, consultants and vendorsTechnology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve peoples lives. This is where its happening. This is where youll help solve the problems that have never been solved. Were freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever its needed. Were creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your lifes best work.(sm)Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.Job Keywords: Unix, Linux, IT, Schaumburg, IL, Illinois, Minnesota, MN Job Title: Senior Unix/Linux Systems Engineer - Schaumburg, IL or MN Shift: Day Job Travel: No Business: Optum Tech Enterprise Tech Family: Technology Telecommuter Position: No Job Level: Individual Contributor Overtime Status: Exempt Posted Date: 4/29/2019 City: Schaumburg State: IL Country: United States Department: Biz Integr & Tech Solutions
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