Linux certifications with relevant experience with RedHat Linux (2.1 or 3.0
AS) software and hardware configurations.
Intimacy with components and peripherals, including disks and network.
Relevant experience configuring and maintaining Highly Available
configurations (Veritas VCS or IBM HACMP), Volume Managers and File Systems
(Veritas FS), OS mirroring and OS replication.
Relevant experience in environments supporting Databases (Oracle and Sybase),
including intimacy with DB concepts and operations.
Relevant experience or good understanding of WEB related technologies,
including architectural concepts but also basic operational principles of
applications servers, web servers, etc.
At least 4 years of experience managing mission critical Linux systems with
proven involvement in operations requiring for stringent uptime service levels.
Team player with strong technical and user support skills.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Able to present and explain technical information to diverse types of
audience (management, users, vendor, and technical staff).