Systems Administrator in MONTE VISTA, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/22/2019

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Job Description

Volt has an opening for an Opal Systems Administrator with Core Linux experience and experience in working with Desktop managers, Gnome Display manager (GDM), XFCE, XORG, X11 server settings and has a deep understanding of X11 settings. Volt's Client is an American multinational technology company that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services.


  • Manage VNC and remote desktop management to Linux based systems
  • Responsible for the network and server infrastructure and technical support of infrastructure.
  • Ensure high availability of all critical systems and network infrastructure by use of monitoring and support tools and best practices.
  • The documentation, analysis, implementation, testing or modification of network and OS/Kernal setting on Centos servers. Server installation, maintenance, documentation and support. 
  • Application installation, maintenance, documentation and support. Network maintenance, documentation and support including support. Network and server performance monitoring and analysis. 

Technical Skills: (some training will be provided.)

  • Experience working with Chef or any automation framework, system administration 
  • Experience with VMWare, Core Linux admin and Desktop management with GUI experience preferred.
  • Experience working with Linux server operating systems including CentOS and Redhat with focus on email and website hosting.
  • Excellent MAC skills
  • The ability to manage specific tasks as projects both independently and as directed by management. 
  • Docker: Ability to run docker instance, create a docker hub, create environment with multiple docker instances running. 
  • Ruby or rails: Good experience in working with Ruby and complete end to end development in a rails environment. Maintaining rails application, knowledge of unstructured databases, like PostGresSQL and MYSQL 
  • Some knowledge on Elastic cache, Redis, etc. 

Business Interface Qualifications:

  • Rapport (ability to create positive relationships between the business, Retail Tech, and Opal engineers).  Team work and positive relationships are key to keeping everyone engaged and continuously improving.  
  • Inquisitiveness (focus on “solution” rather than satisfying just technical requirements).  Thirsty to know how technology works within the business.  
  • Motivation and commitment (measures success by user experience rather than how each piece of technology is supposed to work). 
  • Drive/initiative (feels responsible for keeping 70+ WW users operating 24x7).  Although there are additional Retail Tech folks responsible for keeping the infrastructure operative 24x7

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors

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