Senior Linux Systems Administrator - MantechIT

Senior Linux Systems Administrator

MantechIT is helping our client to look for an experienced Linux system administrator to join a technical service and support team that deals with system administration, network administration and the management of bespoke hardware and software.

As the current operations team is being relocated to Singapore in the latter half of 2012 you must be prepared to relocate overseas for this role. If you are not in a position to relocate then please do not apply. The successful candidate will be trained in the company's technology and processes in Sydney, Australia for 9-12 months before relocating to Singapore.

To be eligible for this role you will need to be able to work autonomously, You will be able to contribute to the design and implementation of operational workflows.
Administration of key infrastructure and systems
2nd/3rd level Technical Support
Security design and implementation
Capacity planning
Process design
Manage, maintain and develop key infrastructure and systems.
Actively contribute to the development of new systems.
Assist in the management and maintenance of SAN devices.
Assist with DB administration tasks
Develop and document support processes
Acceptance test of bespoke hardware and software in readiness for production deployment

Troubleshooting and Vendor Management
o Identification, isolation and resolution of faults and issues.
o Escalation of identified faults to vendors and ensuring vendors meet SLAs.
o Responding to, and resolving, user issues and technical support requests.
o Production of appropriate documentation.

• University Degree or equivalent tertiary qualifications mandatory.
• Red Hat Enterprise Linux certification (RHCSA or RHCE) preferred, but not essential if candidate has good experience

For a confidential discussion please call Stephen Winnick at MantechIT on 91464483, or send your CV to