We are seeking an experienced, Senior CentOS Linux Engineer/Systems Administrator to join a team of experienced engineers who will be responsible for deploying and managing a large enterprise’s CentOS Linux infrastructure. The environment will end up having over 100 servers including clusters.
The team has just commenced a major new project to replace all legacy systems with CentOS servers.
We are looking for someone willing to take a lead role in ensuring industry best practice is followed in the installation, configuration, and management of hardware and software for the CentOS Linux environment. Relevant tertiary qualifications, along with the relevant certifications, will be highly regarded.
You will have the expertise and demonstrated skills in CentOS Linux systems administration and management in a high availability environment with systems running 24x7.
You must have experience in system design, deployment, problem resolution, system monitoring and performance tools;
You must have the ability to work independently and as a member of a team as required.
The following skills are ESSENTIAL:
• The ability to participate in planning, evaluation, installation, best practice implementation, support and maintenance of new high availability CentOS Linux servers.
• Participate in the monitoring of hardware and software resource usage and in the optimisation of the servers.
• Develop, deploy and maintain procedures, configurations, tools for the secure and effective operation of the servers.
If you are an experienced professional that enjoys the profession and its challenges, and can satisfy the criteria above, we will reward you with an attractive package.
Applicants can apply by sending their cover letters and resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
PLEASE NOTE: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Please do not apply if you do not meet the experience and skills. And have a permanent residency visa as a minimum.