Linux Administrator
Insphired Recruitment
Gauteng, South Africa
1d ago
source : findojobs-za

Our client is looking for a candidate to join their team as a Linux Administrator with the below attributes in a remote first environment.Purpose

  • Responsible for all phases of systems administration and support within a LINUX environmentDuties and Responsibilities :
  • The candidate will be responsible for maintaining, monitoring and operation of the Linux based systems consisting of + / - 150 LXD Containers and Servers runningOpen Source Software that are key to daily business operations.
  • Rolling out new Linux systems, upgrading, replacing, and improving the long-term performance of the systems.
  • Provide 2nd line support within the Systems & Infrastructure Team
  • Maintaining service configurations as and when they change or are deployed
  • Work within established configuration and change management policies to ensure awareness, approval, and success of changes made to the infrastructure
  • Ensure System Availability, Performance and Monitoring
  • Ensure the overall health and performance of production environment
  • To assist with Disaster recovery management, procedures & documentation
  • Keep DR environment in sync with production environment
  • Assist with creation of DR plan and recovery procedures for Linux systems and applicationsKey Requirements
  • Resourceful, attention to detail and good at fault finding.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, and time-management skills
  • A stable and fast Internet connection from home that can support VoIP
  • 2 5 Years experience in Information Technology
  • 2+ Years significant experience as a technical specialist in Linux and Public Cloud with a proven track record
  • 2+ Years significant experience with Virtual environments including LXD / LXC and KVM
  • 2+ Years experience in Radius / AAA protocols, specifically FreeRadius
  • 2+ Years experience in deploying and maintaining of MySQL
  • First Qualification : LPIC / Linux+ or the equivalent is a requirement
  • Second Qualification : B.Sc Computer Science or equivalent is a requirement / AWS Cloud
  • Practitioner or Associate level SysOps Administrator
  • Proven ability to have worked with teams in delivering and supporting Linux infrastructure and solutions
  • Demonstrate a track record writing scripts and code to resolve issues and to increase levels of automation. Experience with Automation tools such as Ansible.
  • Experience with DevOps tools GitLab
  • In-depth knowledge of common LAMP stack components (Linux OS, Apache Web Server, MySQL, PHP)
  • Knowledge of networking protocols and technologies (TCP / IP, HTTPS, HTTP, RADIUS, FTP, SMTP, SNMP, DNS).Remuneration
  • R240k R360k
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