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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 about 1 year ago
REF 8424
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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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