We are looking for a Linux Administrator who will be responsible for designing, implementing, and monitoring the infrastructure; also, to collaborate with other team members to develop automation strategies and deployment processes.
Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.
Perform regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions.
Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary.
Repair and recover from hardware or software failures. Coordinate and communicate with impacted constituencies.
Install new / rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc.
Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks.
Participate in creating disaster recovery plans.
Updating the technical documentation and the team knowledge base.
Participate in the overall secure design and performance of system/server’s environment.
Take lead in resolving operational issues, perform root cause analysis, and implement necessary corrective actions to prevent re-occurrence.
Experienced with network configuration.
At least 3 years working experience in the IT field and practical hands on experience in Linux/Unix environment.