Senior Server Engineer: Linux & Application Support
Brief description :
Senior Server Engineer: Linux & Application Support ( 5-7 yrs)
Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining Linux servers and tools such as Bind, Apache, MySQL, Nginx, Squid proxy, Tomcat, Iptables, , HAProxy, Incron, Crond, NFS, Awk, Sed, etc.
Good knowledge of Linux administration and Open Source tools.
Provide enterprise-wide, Linux support for production systems and provide support to application development teams.
Installation, configuration, customization, maintenance and performance tuning of Linux servers.
Linux OS version upgradation, patching and security management.
Manage all aspects of Linux administration including implementation of monitoring tools, event monitoring, diagnostic analysis, performance optimization routines and top-tier support for resolving support issues.
Facilitate backup and recovery as well as documenting and testing all backup and recovery procedures.
Work closely with the application developers and Operations to ensure reliable support.
Investigate application response time issues. Provide solutions for performance improvements.
Provide development and production support to troubleshoot day-to-day Linux related issues.
Basic knowledge in Database administration engines like Mysql, Postgresql, Oracle or MSSQL
Basic knowledge in Ruby on Rails, Networking, HA, Clustering, Virtualization
Knowledge in Information Security concepts aligning to ISO 27001 standards
Experience & Certifications
Engineering/Science graduate with at least 4+ years of experience or 5+ years of experience with a 3 year diploma.
RHCE or any Unix/Linux administration certifications.
Certifications like CCNA, ITIL will be an added advantage