Systems Administrator Interview Questions

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Rackspace Interviews

50 Systems Administrator Interview Questions and Reviews

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IBM Interviews

8 Systems Administrator Interview Questions and Reviews

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Jul 17, 2014

Interview Question for Systems Administrator CNT-III at UC Santa Barbara:

“In a technical job, they want an exact match for your skills and the job description. When I am missing a skill, they become flustered and when I assure them learning a new skill is within my…”


Jul 17, 2014

Interview Question for Systems Administrator at Software Management Consultants:

“Explain a difficult situation you had with a co-worker that you had to deal with.”


Jul 12, 2014

Interview Question for Systems Administrator at Vistronix:

“Some questions were about protocols in the OSI model. How do you deal with difficult people?”


Jul 9, 2014

Interview Question for Linux Systems Administrative at Express Scripts:

“One question involved compiling a Binary on a system that didn't allow compliling.
A simple question but it was worded in an awkward and counter-intuitive manner.”


Jul 8, 2014

Interview Question for Linux Systems Administrator at Liquid Web Inc.:

“Various basic Linux commands were asked including how to rename/copy files, change directories, restart services, ect.”


Jul 4, 2014

Interview Question for Senior Systems Administrator at Vistaprint:

“The technical questions are general sysadmin type questions. An admin with at least 2 years experience should be able to answer them no problem. The interviews are interactive so there is a lot of…”


Jun 27, 2014

Interview Question for Systems Administrator at DEA:

“There were no difficult questions.”


Jun 25, 2014

Interview Question for Systems Administrator at U-Haul:

“Most of the interview was spent going over my experience and military background.”


Jun 17, 2014

Interview Question for Systems Administrator at Mueller Services:

“Nothing really out of the ordinary.”


Jun 17, 2014

Interview Question for Systems Administrator at Blue Box Group:

“Nothing was over the head difficult. I don't remember anything unexpected. There might have been a question regarding something I'm not an expert in, but the majority of questions were straight…”