• Linux Administrator

    Job Locations US-NE-Omaha
    Posted Date 2 months ago(6/14/2018 6:41 PM)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    Omni Hotels and Resorts creates genuine, authentic guest experiences at over 50 distinctive luxury hotels and resorts in leading business gateways and leisure destinations across North America. Omni Hotels is known for its exemplary culture, authenticity to the markets in which we operate, innovation and exceptional service. Our commitment to career development has created tenure and loyalty that enables us to perpetuate our family atmosphere.

    Job Description

    To maintain, troubleshoot, upgrade and support the entire Linux environment within the Omni Hotels’ environment.  The Linux Administrator will do performance monitoring, optimize Linux servers, maintain and patch systems, implement new software/hardware solutions and manage backups and restores including disaster recovery.


    • Build and maintain current Linux systems using analytical procedures
    • Install and maintain current operating system, database, software versions and patches on all Linux based environments
    • Install and maintain Apache web server configurations, including all packages needed by in-house software
    • Install and configure Linux based load balancing software
    • Stay apprised of PCI compliance rules and regulations and be able to administer servers for PCI compliance
    • Publish software releases to multiple production machines
    • Monitor and maintain the health of all server platforms by maintaining comprehensive fault detection and notification systems
    • Perform performance monitoring and optimization of servers
    • Develop and manage all server backups and disaster recovery systems
    • Support users of Linux server platforms as required
    • Support a 24/7/365 environment, including on-call needs


    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required (Technical certifications a plus)
    • 4+ years Linux management experience required. UNIX experience a plus. Proven track record of successful administration of various server platforms
    • Extensive knowledge of Apache
    • Expertise to enable the verification of scheduled tasks, process status and resource utilization
    • Advanced knowledge of TCP/IP networking and protocols, including DNS, SMTP, HTTP, TFTP, SSH, IPSec, SSL and Samba
    • Strong scripting ability (shell, Perl preferred)
    • Proficient in installation and maintenance of MySQL and MongoDB
    • Proficient with Active Directory integration
    • Experience with internal and external DNS setup and management
    • Ability to work at the command line - set up cron jobs efficiently using config files and without using GUI tools for management
    • Ability to diagnose, troubleshoot, and repair systems related problems
    • Assist the development and QA teams with releasing software through staging to production systems using SVN and git
    • Experience with issue tracking software and ability to handle daily operations and change management
    • Maintain documentation of configurations, changes, and SOPs using the department’s wiki
    • Ability to work independently to get the job done
    • Proven ability to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines while maintaining a strong commitment to quality of work
    • Ability to work closely with end users to understand their needs and requirements
    • Ability to communicate complex technical problems concisely and professionally to technical and non-technical audiences
    • Ability to work within a 24/7/365 environment



    Omni Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer - vets/disability. The EEO is the Law poster and its supplement are available using the following links:EEOC is the Law Poster and the following link is the OFCCP's Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination policy statement 
    If you are interested in applying for employment with Omni Hotels & Resorts and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please send an email to 


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