Verizon Wireless Unix Systems Administrator in Branchburg, New Jersey


Administratorwill be responsible for the install, configuration, maintenance, patching and upgrading of large scale Network Support Systems hardware and infrastructure software. Responsibilities include identification, troubleshooting and resolution of hardware and software problems. After hours work is required like on-call duties and change control activities.

  • Administration of Enterprise servers and Blades including Oracle, HP, Cisco, IBM and Dell servers.

  • System Administration with RedHat Linux, VMware Vsphere, and Microsoft Windows Server.

  • Administration for enterprise virtualization environments including VMware Vsphere, Openstack projects, KVM, etc

  • Deploy and manage volume management and high availability software including LVM, Symantec Storage Foundation and VCS software.

  • Storage management including supporting storage arrays, switches, software and tools from Brocade (and/or Cisco), EMC, HDS, HP, 3PAR and NetApp.

  • Implement and manage virtualized environments using Openstack. Create and operate new and existing tools for infrastructure operation/monitoring/security within framework of Openstack components.

  • Familiarity with Containers, Docker and AWS. Requires thinking outside the box, and ability to troubleshoot complex infrastructure.

  • Automation and server administration using a scripting language, eg. shell, python, perl etc.


Bachelors degree in Engineering, Computer Science or similar. Masters degree a plus.

5+ years enterprise system administration experience.

3+ years enterprise storage administration experience.

3+ years Virtualization experience with 1+ year focus on Openstack.

Current certification(s) or equivalent work experience is required for:

VMware ESXi administration

RedHat Linux administration

Openstack administration

Microsoft Windows Server administration

HP C7000 administration

Cisco UCS administration

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