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Junior Linux Support Engineer/Hybrid Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA


Full Time

$45k - $50k

A well-known company in the Tech space is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Junior Linux Support Engineer to join the team of about eight.
As a Junior Linux Support Engineer, you will be responsible for assisting in the management, maintenance, and troubleshooting of Linux-based systems within this organization. You will work closely with senior engineers to provide technical support, resolve issues, and contribute to the enhancement of our Linux infrastructure. This role offers an excellent opportunity for growth and career development in the field of Linux system administration and support.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Assist in the installation, configuration, and maintenance of Linux servers and systems.
  • Monitor system performance and troubleshoot issues related to Linux servers and applications.
  • Provide technical support to internal teams and end-users regarding Linux-related queries and concerns.
  • Collaborate with senior engineers to implement system upgrades, patches, and security fixes.
  • Perform regular backups and recovery procedures for Linux-based systems.
  • Contribute to the development and documentation of best practices and standard operating procedures for Linux administration.
  • Stay updated with the latest technologies and trends in Linux system administration.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Solid understanding of Linux operating systems (Ubuntu, CentOS, Red Hat, etc.).
  • Basic knowledge of shell scripting and command-line utilities.
  • Familiarity with networking concepts and protocols.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
  • Prior experience or internship in Linux system administration or technical support is a plus.
  • Opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies in a fast-paced environment.
  • Collaborative and supportive team culture that encourages learning and professional growth.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Chance to make a meaningful impact and contribute to the success of the organization.
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities to enhance your skills and expertise in Linux system administration.

Posted by: Shawna Dunleavy

Specialization: Linux / Unix