Linux System Administrator-4

System Administration / Engineering Gurgaon, India India, Gurgaon India, Hyderabad Bangalore, Bangalore Hyderabad, India


The L3 Linux System Administrator has an advanced knowledge:

  • Servers/computer hardware and software
  • Linux OS (including Red Hat/CentOS and Ubuntu)
  • Applications, services and protocols commonly used in hosting environments:
    • Web servers
    • Database servers
    • Clusters
    • Mail Servers
    • DNS / Name servers
    • Monitoring
    • Backups and restores
  • Networking concepts and devices
    • Firewalls
    • IDS
    • VPN
    • SSL
  • Migrations of data and services


The System Administrator is:

  • Experienced LINUX admin with installation, configuration and maintaining service of LAMP setup (LINUX, Apache, MySqL, pHp)
  • Passionate about technology and has a desire to constantly expand technical knowledge
  • Detail-oriented in documenting information and able to own customer issues through resolution
  • Able to handle multiple tasks and prioritize work under pressure
  • Demonstrate solid problem-solving skills coupled with a desire to take on ownership and responsibility
  • Constantly improves our Support model and practices and sharing knowledge with
  • Acts as a mentor to other System Administrators
  • Uses skills as a seasoned experienced professional with a full understanding of industry practices and company policies and procedures; resolves a wide range of issues in imaginative as well as practical ways
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with ability to communicate technical issues to nontechnical and technical audiences
  • Creative and collaborative team player
  • A willingness to work weekends and/or holidays as required by the business or emergency escalations


Qualifications and Relevant Experiences:

The ideal candidate possesses:

  • A minimum of three to four years’ experience in a related field
  • Has mastered the Systems Administration role
  • An IT/Computer or engineering related degree/diploma or related field
  • Linux certifications such as Linux+, RHCSA/RHCE/RHCA or similar
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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