Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of embedded control applications. Our product portfolio comprises general purpose and specialized 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit microcontrollers, 32-bit microprocessors, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) products, a broad spectrum of high-performance linear, mixed-signal, power management, thermal management, radio frequency (RF), timing, safety, security, wired connectivity and wireless connectivity devices, as well as serial Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory (EEPROM), Serial Flash memories, Parallel Flash memories, and serial Static Random Access Memory (SRAM).
We also license Flash-IP solutions that are incorporated in a broad range of products.
The Linux System Administrator is responsible for the day-to-day Infrastructure management and support across the globe, with a heavy emphasis on the RedHat / CentOS ecosystem & automation for HPC.
The Linux Administrator serves as a technical expert on systems administration in a large and complex computing environment globally.
This position serves as a staff specialist on multiple operating systems like Linux, Unix, and platforms supporting enterprise-wide or large scale computing.
Key Responsibilities :
Experience with the larger RedHat ecosystem, such as RHEV, Satellite Server, IPA, SCL.
Experience with the HPe Proliant / Superdome ecosystem including HP Service Guard, HP Oneview etc.
Manage large & diverse Global Linux environment including support, capacity planning, performance tuning and ongoing monitoring in enterprise level data center.
Manage the lifecycle of global compute & application servers, from acquisition to decommission, as it relates to the hardware and operating system.
Manage, configure, and deploy global infrastructure using automation tools with Ansible, Satellite Server (The Foreman) & CFEngine.
Proficient in multiple scripting languages including Python and perl.
Self-starter, fixes issues when found and takes initiative when weaknesses are identified.
Approach all tasks with an attitude of automation. Identify and recommend areas of improvement where improvement may be gained.
Manage and maintain monitoring to ensure uptime and SLA levels. Involve with on-call support routines & ticket management.
Document process and procedure followed in day-to-day operations as well as new implementation.
Ability to work well with a global team of highly motivated and skilled personnel - interaction and dialog are requisite in this dynamic environment.
Experience in administering diverse Linux based environments, with heavy focus on RHEL / CentOS ecosystem.
Minimum 5+ years of Linux / Unix system experience (required).
Minimum 5+ years experience of HPe hardware management and deployment (required).
Minimum 5+ years of Experience with common scripting languages (bash, perl, python).
Minimum 3 years experience with configuration management languages like Ansible, Puppet, Chef (Ansible preferred).
Minimum 3 years experience with centralized configuration management system (Spacewalk, Satellite, Foreman).
Compute cluster experience is a nice to have (LSF, Sungrid, RTDA).
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent experience.