Linux Sever Administrator Job in Lagos at IntelliFin Solutions Limited

IntelliFin Solutions Limited is one of CBN’s licensed mobile money operators in Nigeria, which aims to foster the inclusion of the unbanked populace, as well as, migrate the Nigerian economy from cash- based to electronic-based.

As part of plans to launch our mobile money brand, we are seeking to recruit focused, energetic, results-oriented and suitably qualified professional to fill the position of:

Job Title: Linux Sever Administrator
Lagos, Nigeria
Job Description

  • The ideal candidate will be a Linux administrator who will be responsible for managing mobile money core application, network and connectivity deployment and maintenance, POS deployment and support, merchant services and MIS.
  • He is also to collaborate with other team members to develop automation strategies and deployment processes.
  • You will become an integral part of the team, making every problem of the platform a problem of your own, and solving them accordingly.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Help in tune performance and ensure high availability of infrastructure
  • Design and develop infrastructure monitoring and reporting tools
  • Coordination of technical and information systems in the organization.
  • Coordinating the development, testing and deployment of information system.
  • Coordinate all phases of software developments (inception to deployment and maintenance).
  • Manage Server Connectivity
  • Develop and maintain configuration management solutions
  • Develop test automation frameworks in collaboration with rest of the team
  • Create tools to help teams make the most out of the available infrastructure


  • Experience with Linux servers in virtualized environments
  • Familiarity with the fundamentals of Linux scripting languages
  • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining services such as Bind, Apache, MySQL, nginx, etc.
  • Proficient with network tools such as iptables, Linux IPVS, HAProxy, etc.
  • Experience with virtualization technologies, such as Xen
  • Ability to build and monitor services on production servers
  • Knowledge of servers and switches
  • Experience with Splunk, Nagios, Syslog
  • Strong grasp on configuration management tools, such as Puppet and Chef
  • Familiarity with load balancing, firewalls, etc.

Qualifications, Experience and Attributes

  • A good first degree or equivalent in any relevant numerate discipline.
  • A minimum of 3-5 years’ work experience in application management, network administration or IT Security
  • Excellent interpersonal, negotiation and people management skills.
  • Sound awareness/understanding of trends and recent developments in the payment industry.
  • Excellent negotiation, planning and organization skills.
  • OND/HND/Bsc in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field (applications also welcome from candidates with different educational background but have good experience in software development, deployment and management). Relevant professional certification will be an added advantage.
  • Experience in Linux platform/Environment

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications and CV’s (prepared as a word document, and saved with your full names) to: [email protected] with a subject: Linux Server Administrator- MOBILE MONEY

Application Deadline  30th May, 2016.

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