Fiserv Linux Systems Administrator in Alpharetta, Georgia

Position Description

Find Your Forward as a *Linux Systems Administrator *at Fiserv, a FORTUNE™ 500 member, and join the industry leader in financial services technology. With more than 22,000 associates around the world, we’re pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in financial services with deep expertise and a commitment to innovation. We support our team with a collaborative work environment that values leadership and new ideas. Members of our *Linux Systems Administration *team thrive on this environment to build the solutions that power more than 13,000 banks and businesses worldwide.

In this role, you’ll help build the technology responsible for our core services. Your work will influence the success of companies across the world. Members of our Technology team are experts in the field, working to evaluate and improve today’s systems while building tomorrow’s.

Position Purpose:

The Systems Administrator will provide systems support for Electronic Commerce Services.

  • Candidate will be responsible for the operational activities of a 24x7x365 enterprise environment within the financial service industry (fin-tech).

  • Duties include, but not limited to, incident management, work-order fulfillment, change management, mitigating customer events, PCI compliance/audit, vulnerability remediation, patch management, DR tests, and/or ad-hoc activities to support business requirements.

  • Determine root cause of service impacting incidents and tracks appropriate corrective actions that will prevent the problem from recurring.

  • Leads problem investigations as it relates to hardware, hypervisor, platform, and middleware.

  • Approve and execute Change Control requests for hardware, OS, and applications.

  • Monitor alerting systems and servers.

  • Additionally, the role will be responsible for coordinating and successfully patching and providing maintenance on Oracle GRID infrastructure.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Strong troubleshooting and analytical thinking skills.

  • Able to adapt to change in deadlines and changes in the nature of assignments.

  • Capable of clear and direct communication with peers and management

  • Ability to navigate a large organization and to influence others beyond their direct authority

  • Able to manage assignments and meet deadlines with minimal supervision, while recognizing the need for a high degree of accuracy and quality

Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent job related experience.


  • Redhat Linux Certified

  • ITIL v3

  • VCP

Job Related Experience:

  • 2 + years of job related experience


  • Redhat Enterprise


  • Patching Oracle GRID infrastructure


  • vSphere


  • Weblogic

  • Coherence

  • Redis


  • Apache


  • SSL Certificates

Additional Skills/Knowledge

  • HPSA

  • Oracle RAC

  • ODA & ExaData

  • Scripting

o Bash, perl, javascript

  • Proven experience running infrastructure projects

  • Strong background in Oracle Database Administration


  • Work Schedule

o Primary (90%): Monday – Friday; 8AM – 5PM ET

o Secondary (<10%): 3rd shift assistance for Oracle GRID Maintenance

Fiserv is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Vet. Visit for more information.