High-tech industry news, companies, jobs, innovation and trends.

Recruiting Success Stories: Jermaine Chism, Cloud Hosting

Recruiting Success Stories:

Featured Placement – Jermaine Chism

Linux Customer Technical Support – Cloud Hosting

Jermaine Chism, Recruiting Success Story

Working closely with hiring managers at Linode to find the right talent, Redfish understands that this early leader in the cloud hosting industry continues to be a leader because of the company’s uncompromising passion about being the best. From hearty investment in infrastructure, to providing the best customer service out there, Linode is setting the bar for the cloud hosting industry. This focus on making the company everything it can be means it is critical to employ the right personnel. To keep up with the company’s ever growing customer base and offerings, the ideal technical support candidate would be both skilled and experienced in Linux, web and cloud technologies, as well as passionate, with the aptitude and attitude necessary to succeed in the company’s unique culture.


Jermaine Chism is a driven IT professional with over fifteen years of experience in desktop, network, and system administration, during which he provided direct end user support and grew into a team management role supervising 30 employees. In addition to his Bachelor of Science in Information Systems (graduated Cum Laude), Jermaine has earned numerous computer certifications including the CompTIA Linux+, Novell Certified Linux Administrator, Linux Professional Institute (LPIC-1), and SuSE Linux Administrator (CLA) certifications. In conjunction with his hard skills, Jermaine’s strong interpersonal skills and intuition make him a natural at accurately identifying and anticipating a customer’s needs. He thrives in a dynamic environment and upon meeting the Linode team he was immediately drawn to the company.


“Noah is the best Recruiter to work with if you are seeking employment. He is passionate, enthusiastic, and persistent in helping you find a job. Obviously he’s helped me find a new job but he really has your interests in mind and puts that before his own. I’m going to recommend my former colleagues who are seeking employment to work with him.”

– Jermaine Chism