RedHat Administrator - 5+ years experience - Washington DC


System Administrator

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PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY U.S. CITIZEN with 5+ years of experience as a LINUX Administrator in REDHAT and CENTOS, with knowledge of computer hardware and I/O devices. Strong experience in Systems Administration Installation, Upgrades, Application of Patches, Migration, Configuration, Troubleshooting, Security, Backup, Disaster Recovery, Performance Monitoring and Fine-tuning on LINUX Systems. Strong technical background in Storage, Disk Management, Logical Volume Management (LVM) and logical partitioning Creating and maintaining users, profiles, security, rights, disk space and process monitoring. Experience using diagnostic and debugging tools such as iostat, vmstat, netstat & nfsstat and top. Proficient in configuring KickStart servers to initiate installation of RedHat Linux on several machines at once. Experienced in DNS, NFS, FTP, Samba, LDAP Servers, remote access and security management. Expert in setting up SSH, SCP, SFTP connectivity between UNIX hosts. Adept at installing, monitoring and supporting Apache Web Servers on Linux environments. in Nagios network monitoring software administration tool. Experience working with Storage Area Network (SAN) writing Bash Shell scripts and crontabs for process automation of databases applications backup and scheduling. Excellent customer service & client relation skills, with the proven drive to complete tasks effectively and efficiently. Ability to communicate & collaborate effectively with all levels of management and the client community and to provide production support as part of an on-call rotation in a 24x7 environment. Keen analysis and troubleshooting skills.