Linux Engineer JE38077
Bryanston, South Africa
33d ago


Leading consulting house currently in search of a Linux Engineer to join their team, the relevant candidate will be involved in maintaining and troubleshooting the businesses current systems.

You will also have the opportunity to provide project leadership and develop solutions to improve the environment and enhance service reliability.

If you are interested in an exceptional career change then APPLY TODAY!

Responsibilities :

  • Installing hardware and software, maintaining appropriate maintenance levels and tuning.
  • Evaluating, recommending, installing and configuring hardware and software to meet customer requirements.
  • Installing and configuring tools for event monitoring, capacity planning, performance monitoring, etc.
  • Performing system software upgrades including planning / scheduling, testing, and coordination, and maintaining integrity of the operating system environment
  • Producing documentation for use in configuration, repair and troubleshooting of hardware, software and network operating systems.
  • Coordinating and interfacing with outside vendors.
  • Minimum requirements :

  • 5+ years of experience in a Linux environment.
  • Expertise in deploying and managing Linux servers.
  • Redhat and CentOS skills desired.
  • Ubuntu and Debian is a BIG PLUS!
  • Experience with configuring, deploying, and troubleshooting Linux clustering solutions such as RedHat clustering Suite (RHCS), or the tools and utilities provided by the linux-ha project.
  • Working knowledge of Database applications and principals. Such as : Oracle Database (RAC included), Mysql and noSQL applications like MongoDB.
  • Working knowledge of backup software and principals.
  • This is a permanent opportunity based in Johannesburg North, offering a salary from R550K R700K per annum, dependant on skills and experience.

    The reference for this role is JE38077 2017. Please send your CV as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

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