Systems Administrator - Linux

  • Competitive
  • Cyberjaya, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • IBM
  • 26 Sep 16

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Job Description
Linux System Administrators Role of the System Administrator is to perform day to day support on the server like administration, housekeeping, maintenance, upgrade of OS, sup-porting Hardware problems co-ordination with Vendors, performing Security related controls and checks. - Configure, Upgrade & Support Platform automation and support Tools - Test & Deploy Platform automation and support Script - Execute Automated & Manual Security Health Check - Install, Configure, Upgrade OS monitoring Client Soft-ware - Configure Shared Network Storage, Manage Volume Group - Manage Logical Volume - Create, Extend & Remove File system - Modify File Ownership and Permissions, - Setup and maintain remote access & file transfer mechanism - Configure DNS, Configure DHCP - To able to perform in 24 x 7 Environment in shift roaster - To able to attend calls on calls basis whenever assigned - Work with Change & Problem Management Tools - Create regular reports for Management require-ments. Desired Experience (e.g. type of work, projects, area of business etc). - Adequate Knowledge of UNIX/LINUX Platform and strong fundamentals. - Strong Knowledge & Experience in Linux (various flavours) environment. - Good Understanding of trouble shooting & commands. - Strong experience in interfacing of external devices like Storage, Networking and backup devices - Experience in handling customer base environment of more than 50 servers will be essential.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Technical Support

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience
Role ( Job Role )
Systems Administrator

Primary job category
Technical Services

Contract type

Employment Type

Secondary Job Category
Other Technical Services

Required Education
Associate's Degree/College Diploma

State / Province

Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?

Travel Required
Up to 25% or 2 days a week (home on weekends- based on project requirements)

IBM Business Group

Preferred Education
Bachelor's Degree

City / Township / Village


Eligibility Requirements
At least 3-5 years experience in Linux, Unix, Windows
Capability to plan and execute UNIX Security. - Strong concepts of networking like TCP / IP - Loading of software, Networking, TCP/IP, NFS, NIS & DNS - Added experience in DCE/DFS, LDAP, Workload balancing.