Linux/Ansible System Administrator

IT Administration Remote, United States


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We are looking for a Linux/Ansible System Administrator to help lead the build-out and growth of our Physical and Cloud-based data centers and provide input into the overall architecture for our infrastructure and operations. You will be responsible for installing, supporting, securing, and maintaining the server infrastructure in our data centers as well as monitoring and troubleshooting of the operational environment.

We want folks who can hit the ground running, who love getting their hands dirty and can solve complex problems and situations. Excellent communication skills and ability to multitask are a must. In short, if you are looking for an opportunity to not only make a significant contribution in a growing company, but also be part of a sharpshooting sys admin team that will help you grow in this field, ON24 is the place for you.

This is a remote position, based in the US. 


  • Ansible scripts for automation and monitoring of Linux Systems
  • RedHat / CentOS Linux System Administration
  • Working with Cloud Environments – Azure, GCP, AWS
  • Configuring and maintaining Linux Virtual Machines in VMWare
  • Working with Engineers for code releases/deployment/DevOps – Git
  • WebLogic/Apache Tomcat configuration
  • NGINX Web Server/Proxy/Load Balancing
  • Bash/Python scripting
  • Server/container orchestration using Terraform/Kubernetes
  • Monitoring: Nagios/Prometheus
  • Log aggregation and alerting using ELK
  • Security/Access Control/Hardening
  • Change Management in a framework that keeps all parties involved and informed
  • Documentation of processes and procedures


  • 3+ years of Linux Systems Administration experience in a DevOps environment using Ansible/Terraform
  • Experience with VMWare or other virtualization environments
  • Experience with Cloud AWS, GCP, and/or Azure deployment experience.
  • Proficiency with RedHat/CentOS Linux environments
    • Bash/Python scripting tasks common in system management applications
    • Installing and Updating Linux RPM packages and compiling from source
    • User management/securing/hardening servers
    • File permissions and mounts, file transfer
    • TCP/IP Networking
  • Experience with NGINX, Apache Web Server, or similar technologies
  • Experience with log aggregation and SIEM tools
  • Experience in a high availability production environment
  • Must have strong troubleshooting skills
  • Must be detail oriented, an organized thinker and able to work in demanding conditions.
  • Willing to handle trouble after-hours (although the stability of the environment means calls are rare)
  • Willing to handle maintenance at times that are driven by the availability requirements (occasional weekend change implementation)
  • Excellent communication skills, multi-tasking, and prioritization skills
  • Integrity, Creativity, Intellectual Curiosity, High Standards, Persistence, and Achievement oriented.
  • Team player and self-motivated.
  • A strong willingness to learn new skills and research and guide on new technologies
  • BS degree or equivalent experience

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Apache Tomcat / WebLogic or other JSP Servlet Containers
  • Experience with software deployment and version control (Jenkins/Git/Perforce/etc.)
  • Dell Server configuration with DRAC/iDRAC
  • Knowledge of clustering and load balancing technologies
  • Experience with Backup and Storage technologies and concepts (NetBackup/NAS/etc.)

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