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Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the administration and maintenance of UNIX servers(AIX, Solaris & Linux), RedHat Virtualization and Ansible, to:
  • Provide day-to-day systems administration and operations, including 24 x 7 standby
  • Plan and perform installation, configuration and migration of OS and related hardware and software
  • Plan and perform scheduled preventive maintenance, OS patching/upgrades/hardening, after-office hours
  • Troubleshoot incidents, system problems and handle escalations to vendors
  • Provide system performance tuning, optimization and capacity planning
  • Automate tasks and workflows, through shell, Ansible, Python, Ruby scripts and programming, including provisioning / deprovisioning of Virtual Machines (VMs), patching, configurations, software deployment, monitoring and integration with other tools
  • Establish, standardize and maintain systems backup that is in line with recovery strategy
  • Establish, standardize and maintain best practice processes, procedures, system documentation and reports so as to streamline and enhance the operational environment
  • Provide technical support and advice for projects
  • Fulfil service requests and change requests
  • Proactively contribute to continual improvement programmes
  • Work/collaborate with other teams and vendors, where applicable
  • Provide progress reports and to escalate issues to supervisor
  • Keep abreast of new technologies and its applicability to their area of work

Requirements

  • Strong technical knowledge and experience in administration and maintenance of Unix (AIX, Solaris, Linux(RedHat Linux/SUSE/CentOS) including:
  • Clustering (HACMP/Solaris Cluster/ RedHat Cluster)
  • RedHat Virtualization/ CloudForm, Ansible
  • Storage Admin/SAN technology, in particular, from System perspective (AIX LVM/JFS, Solaris UFS/ZFS, RedHat Linux XFS, HDS including connectivity and data replication)
  • System and network security, including use of RBAC
  • SSH/SFTP/SSL
  • Centralized Backup software (Veritas Netbackup)
  • DR implementation
  • Shell Scripting (Unix shell), Python and/or Ruby will be an added advantage
  • Certifications in the above administration skills will be an added advantage
  • Ability to prioritize assignments while working on multiple projects
  • Good security, audit, compliance and financial management knowledge
  • Good team player who is independent and possesses workplace initiative
  • Good interpersonal, communications and presentation skills (verbal/written)
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills, with attention to details

Shortlisted candidates will be offered a 1 Year Agency Contract employment.