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Linux Systems Engineer


Job Title Linux Systems Engineer
Contract Type none
Contract Duration none
Location South Africa
Salary none
Job Published 10 months ago
REF 8424
Contact Name none
Contact Email none

Job Description

  • To be involved in designing, implementing, securing and maintaining the computer systems for its test, development and production environment
  • To identify and analyse the issues that hamper the performance of the system, and to work in close coordination with the product development team and recommend the solutions for the issues
  • To do all the supporting tasks that are included, but not limited to code deployment, managing source control systems, virtual servers, scripting, etc.
  • To consider and identify the discrepancies in the system, to assess the risks, and to implement solutions by adhering to the security standards
  • To be involved in writing and modifying scripts for application deployments as well as system monitoring
  • To be involved in developing and overseeing the backup, replication, clustering and fail over strategies


Minimum Requirements


  • Valid and appropriate Linux Certification - Linux or UNIX troubleshooting/basic administration (RedHat Red Hat RHEL RHCSA Solaris Fedora Ubuntu CentOS)
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in Linux Environment
  • Experience with Linux servers in virtualized environments
  • Familiarity with the fundamentals of Linux scripting languages
  • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining services such as Bind, Apache, MySQL, etc.
  • Strong grasp on configuration management tools, such as Puppet and Chef
  • Familiarity with load balancing, firewalls, etc.
  • Proficient with network tools such as iptables, Linux IPVS, HAProxy, etc.
  • Experience with virtualization technologies, such as VmWare, AWS, Cloudstack
  • Ability to build and monitor services on production servers
  • Knowledge of servers and switches
  • Advanced analysis and problem-solving skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Ref: 8424 | Published: 06 Feb 2018


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