Sr. Linux Systems Administrator

Information Technology San Jose, Costa Rica


Wind River has a position available for Sr. Linux Systems Administrator to be based in our Costa Rica office.  The successful candidate will work with a team of Windows and Linux administrators to provide Linux server and storage support in a large-scale multi-platform (Linux, Network Appliance, EMC, Win08 and Win12) environment.


Major Responsibilities: 

- Systems Administration for Linux

- Storage Administration of EMC and NetApp Storage environment

- Maintain DNS, NIS, NFS, SAMBA

- Security and performance monitoring

- Assist in writing project proposals, acting as a vendor liaison, and making presentations to management as required

- Project Management on IT infrastructure projects

- Light programming in a scripting language (Perl or Shell)

- Take part in on-call rotation



- 4-6 years of System Administration experience

- Experience with EMC & NetApp Storage

- Experience with a large-scale, multi-platform environment (200+ machines in multiple sites)

- Experience with NetBackup or other backup technology

- A solid understanding of Linux

- Experience with project management on IT infrastructure projects

- Experience with DNS, NIS, NFS, and SAMBA

- Experience with VMware or another hypervisor

- Experience with F5 or another load balancer


Experience with the following is a plus:

- AWS or other cloud technology

- Sendmail

- Solaris

- College degree in Computer Science or engineering



Wind River is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. We prohibit discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.