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[Discuss] [Position-available] Help Wanted

Job Description



Configure, implement and provide tier 1-2 support for incident resolution and service request processes for technical problems and IT issues involving applications and the hardware these applications run on.


Follow defined processes for workflow, incident and change management


Flexibility to apply knowledge and experience to recommend custom solutions to business problems. 


Exercise discretion and judgment to ensure all Operational Service Levels are met. 


Effectively influence others to ensure levels of quality and timelines are met during the service improvement and delivery process


Engage and escalate to vendors for service restitution


Provide documentation of configurations, maintenance plans and project updates




University degree or equivalent


2-3 years of experience with server hardware,  
building LINUX operating systems, and LINUX administration


Experience designing and building virtualized and physical Linux server solutions for application teams.


Strong Linux scripting skills (bash/python/perl)


Willing to work flexible hours as part of support rotation


Very good written and oral communication skills; articulation of concepts at logical and physical levels


Knowledge of any of the following technologies is a plus


Windows 2008 server


Active Directory

Required Skill-set

At least 1 year of experience supporting a Linux Environment or a strong candidate that has a good understanding of Linux right out of school

Job Type (contract/permanent position, full/part-time, on-site/telecommute percentage)

3 month contract to perm position

Compensation (pay range and incentives)

$35/hr W2 MAX for the contract and $65,000 MAX for the perm portion

Company Description

Privately Held SaaS based company.  They are the leading provider of automated transactional tax calculation, reporting and remittance solutions for companies around the world.

Location (include the City or Town where the applicant will be working, and if there is access to public transportation, please mention it)

Wilmington, MA

Placement Organization (If a direct hire, state "direct hire" and name your company, if not already named in
Company Description. If a recruiter, state "recruiter" and the name of your agency.)

Recruiter, AVID Technical Resources



AVID Technical Resources - IT Recruiting

Nicholas Britt, Technical Recruiter

T: 617.951.1897 | F: 617.951.1885 | M: 860.930.8838

185 Devonshire Street
 | Suite 100
 | Boston MA | 021

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