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Linux Administrator -Fulltime- 80-100k San Jose, CA
We are a fabless semiconductor company and the industry leader in highly scalable multicore embedded processor design. Our Tile processors are based on a new architecture that scales to hundreds of full-featured cores on a single chip. The distributed nature of our revolutionary architecture provides an unprecedented combination of performance, power efficiency and programming flexibility.


We are seeking a talented IT administrator to be responsible for our San Jose facility who will be responsible for managing the local IT infrastructure for a fast-paced, chip development start-up company. Working in conjunction with the senior IT administrator located in the Massachuttes, this candidate will be responsible for deploying and supporting a broad range of computer and local/wide area network support services.

Daily tasks include installing, configuring and maintaining Linux and Windows-based servers/desktops, administer user accounts, monitoring tape backup environment, monitor network infrastructure, problem determination, diagnosis, and repair, end user support, and provide input into the IT strategy and annual IT budget.


A solid understanding of Linux/Unix- and Windows-based systems.
Good knowledge of LAN/WAN configurations to include experience with routers & switches, Internet firewalls, and wireless technology.
Proven track record in an end-user support role.

BS in CS or EE preferred
3+ years relevant working experience in system administration with Linux/Unix- and Windows-based systems, preferably in a small, fast-paced environment.
The successful candidate will have the ability and motivation to learn new technologies quickly, require some support and guidance, have effective communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse engineering team and senior management, and has good problem solving skills.
Knowledge of the following Applications/Operating systems is a plus:
Network Appliance ONTAP version 7.x Aggregates, volumes, qtrees, and quotas

Veritas NetBackup Installing Linux/Windows clients
Creating policies
Monitoring backups

Cisco IOS Configuring VLANs
Modifying interfaces

Experience with EDA tools Modifying license files

Scripting knowledge PERL, shell scripting, etc.

Microsoft Active Directory Managing user accounts
Adding systems to domains
Applying service packs

(If interested in this position please contact: Blake Haggerty
415-788-8488 x6062

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