Linux Systems Administrator

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Linux Systems Administrator

Dublin City Centre



Ref: E7876SCG

Job Description

Dublin City Centre client is looking for an experienced Linux Administrator to join its team on a permanent basis

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design, Configuration, Support and Maintenance of Linux Services to SLA
  • Develop the processes/procedures as part of a continuous improvement approach to System and Service Delivery
  • Work as part of highly skilled technical team reporting to the Head of Technical Services
  • Interaction with support teams globally in other offices
  • Utilize ITIL best practices
  • Provide out-of-hours on-call support for the Unix Services that you provide
  • Help maintain the internally hosted and cloud based Linux Systems

Experienced Required:

  • 6 Years Linux Administration – Red Hat Enterprise 6/7 preferably but relevant experience with other Linux distributions would also be considered
  • Experience working within an ITIL environment
  • Experience in Administering EMC VNX SANs
  • Capacity Management
  • Proficient in troubleshooting hardware issues (mainly Dell and EMC )
  • Ability to operate at Customer Contact level
  • Good communications and leadership skills
  • Service and Customer based focus

Essential and Desirable Skills:

  • Cloud experience (mainly AWS) an advantage. FD systems are a blend of onsite and cloud based
  • Scripting Experience (Python, Ruby, Unix Shell scripts)
  • Load Balancing Technologies – working knowledge
  • Backup solutions – a working knowledge of ‘Amanda’ advantageous
  • A knowledge of any of the following would be beneficial: Apache Tomcat configuration, dB+, Nagios, Windows Server, VPNs and stunnels

Education Requirements:

  • Third level degree

Working Hours and Benefits:

  • 9-5:30pm
  • Bonus 5%
  • Pension 5% matched
  • Death in Service (4 x salary)
  • Holidays negotiable

How to Apply

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