Unix/Linux Systems Administrator

The Pegasus Agency - Farmington, MI

Linux/Unix System Administrator

Farmington Hills, MI
12+ months


This position provides system support for all UNIX/Linux based software by implementing, monitoring and maintaining systems and application software running under UNIX/Linux. The position also works with software vendors to provide optimum system performance and availability.


  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Maintains UNIX/Linux Operating System to provide optimum performance and system availability.
  • Supports software vendor to ensure application software is installed correctly and all current maintenance levels have been applied.
  • Creates and maintains environment for running batch jobs associated with daily batch cycle and batch reporting subsystem.
  • Works with LAN personnel to ensure compatibility with LAN applications and peripheral hardware to provide end users with reliable and stable working environment.
  • Supports and maintains other vendor database software installed on the LAN servers.


Minimum 5 years experience

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in Computer Systems or Information Technology
  • Work experience on multiple platforms, with at least four years with the current platform
  • Familiarity with the principles and practice of system configuration management and a broad understanding of the role of desired configuration as part of strategic organizational knowledge
  • Ability to solve problems quickly
  • Ability to establish processes and automate them to track and implement system solutions
  • Ability to modify system to meet new security requirements
  • Ability to participate in setting strategic direction for system
  • Viewed as an expert in the system by peers
  • Strong problem solving skills and attention to details
  • Proven ability to work both independently and in team environments
  • Great organizational, communication, and documentation skills


Posted On: Monday, November 2, 2020

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