Linux Administrator installs, configures, and maintains Linux operating systems. Analyzes and resolves problems associated with the operating system's servers, hardware, applications, and software. Being a Linux Administrator monitors systems performance and ensures compliance with security standards. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area. Additionally, Linux Administrator may also require a Linux certification such as Red Hat. Typically reports to a project leader or manager. The Linux Administrator occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Linux Administrator typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience.