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Linux Engineer / System Admin (Egypt)

Cairo, Egypt

Job Description

 

We're looking for a Linux Engineer / System Admin who will be responsible to provide exceptional supporting services for the development life-cycle of enterprise-level projects. This role will handle internal and external technology infrastructure to support Vardot’s SLAs, and provide a smooth and automated development life-cycle.


What you'll do:

  • Support, monitor, and manage an always-available cloud-based SaaS platform for our Clients.

  • Setup, monitor and build monitoring tools to find problems, resolve and/or escalate to development and ensure that we exceed our SLAs.

  • Support, monitor, and manage internal IT infrastructure network and servers.

  • Active ownership for supported systems, including configurations, monitoring and documentation.

  • Build and manage development and testing environments, assisting developers in debugging application issues using tools.

  • Participate in the building of tools and processes to support the infrastructure.

  • Operate the platform within our security and privacy guidelines.

  • Learn on the job and explore new technologies with little supervision.


Must have:

  • Strong Linux administration experience (e.g. Ubuntu, RedHat/CentOS) with a focus on web (Apache/Nginx).

  • LAMP stack administration and tuning experience (e.g. Apache, MySQL, PHP, Varnish, Memcache ..etc).

  • Strong networking skills and administration.

  • Understanding of protocols/technologies like HTTP, SSL, SQL, HTML, TCP/IP, SIP.

  • Experience in building high performance and high availability infrastructure.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with ability to propose, advocate and critique design alternatives to determine solutions.

  • Very knowledgeable in the area of web content management systems; experience with multiple systems.

  • Familiarity with cloud/on-premises environment administration.

  • 3+ years of experience.


A plus:

  • Experience with Linux containers / Docker.

  • Experience in VMware administration, Active Directory management.

  • Knowledge in continuous integration and automation tools.

  • Drupal experience.

  • Familiarity with IP telephony troubleshooting.