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Senior Server Engineer: Linux & Application Support

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Senior Server Engineer: Linux & Application Support ( 5-7 yrs)

Desired Profile


  • 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