Linux Server Administrator Job Vacancy At Growth in Value Alliance

Company Information

Growth in Value Alliance GV Alliance Partners is a business advisory and market intelligence services firm. Our objectives are to assist organizations to achieve their growth aspirations by providing market intelligence, strategy blueprint, IT solution delivery expertise and business operation improvement capabilities.

Job Title: Linux Server Administrator


Job Field
Engineering, Technical, ICT, Computer

Job Description
The successful candidate will help manage 300+ servers running SOLARIS, Linux operating systems for administrative and telecom applications.

Job Functions
Install software, apply patches, manage file systems, monitor performance and troubleshoot alerts from commercial, open source and locally developed monitoring tools.
System failure analysis and recovery; insuring the consistency and integrity of file systems.
Business continuity planning from Infra Prospective side.
Hardware, software configuration; and management.
Liaison with Application Owners and interact directly with them to negotiate solutions and implementation specifics.
Technical support and general troubleshooting.
Manage servers running on Solaris.

Educational Qualifications
Minimum of a Bachelors degree in Computer Science/ Electronic Engineering, Technology related field and relevant LINUX/UNIX certifications.
3+ years of experience administering and supporting an enterprise class multi-tier UNIX environment

Advance knowledge of UNIX development and programming methods and procedures.
Knowledge of LINUX is desirable.
Advanced knowledge of Solaris is desirable.
Ability to write UNIX shell scripts and procedures to automate administration tasks.
Good administration skills on ZFS and VXVM.
Knowledge of ZFS, UFS and VXFS file systems.
Knowledge of SUN cluster.
A solid understanding of servers running on Solaris and Linux operating systems.

Ability to Support 300+ servers in a 24×7 data centre ex: Stand By Duty
Manage and lead hardware and software migration and upgrade efforts of varying size and complexity.
Ability to work and troubleshoot ZFS, UFS, VXFS file systems.
Ability to work on Solaris and Veritas Cluster services.
Ability to tune the OS according to application requirement to increase the performance.

Interested Persons should forward CVs to [email protected]

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