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Job ID: JR0162697
Job Category: Engineering
Primary Location: Boulder, CO US
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Job Type: Experienced Hire

Linux Server Administrator (-SK)

Job Description

This position is associated with the sale of Intel's NAND memory and storage business to SK hynix (You can read more about the transaction in the press release - The transaction will enhance the resources and potential of the business' storage solutions, including client and enterprise SSDs, in the rapidly growing NAND Flash space amid the era of big data.

This is an exciting time to be at Intel - come join Core Systems Engineering as a Software Engineer and work on one of the most advanced 3DNAND and SSD technology portfolios in the world. As the global leader in the semiconductor industry, Intel possesses many industry-leading SSD technologies including the most capable Quadruple Level Cell (QLC) NAND Flash products. As a Software Engineer, you will be part of a world-class team that will transition to lead the SSD business at SK hynix.
This position aligns to Phase 1 of the transaction, which includes the 3DNAND enterprise and client SSD business. Phase 1 is expected to close in late 2021, subject to regulatory approvals and other customary conditions. At deal close, all employees aligned to this phase of the transaction will transition to SK hynix.

Primary responsibilities involve administration of various network/systems resources in support of NAND Solid-State Drive (SSDs) development and manufacturing. This will include setup/configuration of Windows and Linux servers, remote monitoring, administration and debug of server issues, documentation of support procedures and other general administrative duties. Will also involve software script maintenance/development in support of various processes (such as automation). Key responsibilities include assisting in research, development, and implementing solutions to maintain and enhance current systems, providing 2nd tier support to other IT staff, implementing and enforcing policies, evaluating new technologies to enhance our computing environments, and applying updates to current applications and system infrastructure.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Daily administration and operation of servers, network, and application environments

  • Assist in integration of new applications and technologies

  • Become a Subject Matter Expert - SME with new technologies as needed

  • Provide training and documentation to others as needed or required

  • Work closely with other areas of business operations

The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavioral traits:

  • Problem evaluation/triage, troubleshooting, and resolution skills

  • Written and oral communication skills

  • Customer service skills

  • Team oriented and willing to assist other members when needed

  • Highly motivated, self-starter, able to work independently, multi-task, respond to changing priorities and initiative to own specific tasks.


You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.

  • Minimum of 4+ years Linux Server Administration -Red Hat \ Ubuntu

  • Troubleshooting Server connectivity, DNS, DHCP, ACLs, Network, Firewalls, local and attached storage

  • Server performance tuning in a large enterprise / corporate network environment

  • Experience writing scripts in one or more Linux centric script languages, Bash, Python or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with a Microsoft Server OS environment -including AD administration

  • Some relational database experience - MS SQL, Oracle, MySQL

  • Knowledge and experience with infrastructure monitoring solutions

  • Linux certifications

  • HPE Server technologies

  • Enterprise Storage technologies

  • Tier 1 networking configuration / troubleshooting experience

  • Knowledge and experience of enterprise firewall products

  • Hyper-V experience

  • Enterprise Monitoring / System Monitoring - Zabbix or equivalent, log management-Elk, and event analysis experience

  • Configuration Management -Ansible

Inside this Business Group

Non-Volatile Solutions Memory Group:  The Non-Volatile Memory Solutions Group is a worldwide organization that delivers NAND flash memory products for use in Solid State Drives (SSDs), portable memory storage devices, digital camera memory cards, and other devices.  The group is responsible for NVM technology design and development, complete Solid State Drive (SSD) system hardware and firmware development, as well as wafer and SSD manufacturing.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.

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