Short summary of the job: Zinzir LTD is looking for a Systems Engineer who under the general supervision assists in analyzing, planning, implementing, maintaining, troubleshooting and enhancing complex systems or networks consisting of a combination of different hardware and software components and technologies. The incumbent will provide assistance under the general supervision in systems engineering tasks that may include hardware servers, networks, storage arrays, physical and logical components, virtual machines, Linux/Unix systems and backup and recovery solutions. The incumbent will be working alongside other engineers and IT administrators on different layers of the infrastructure engaging in different technical operations. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and the creation of quality products are essential.
Proficient administration of day-to-day hardware and system servers, storage stack, and network infrastructure.
Proficient administration of Linux/Unix systems and its applications e.g.: Apache, Nginx, firewall, NodeJS
Proficient administration of virtualization stack and virtualization operations on VMware vSphere, VMware ESXi, and Linux KVM
Proficient administration of cloud servers, hosting servers and cPanels
Proficient administration of backup applications e.g.: backup and recovery configuration, implementation and monitoring for the entire infrastructure stack
Handling proficiently system administration tasks e.g.: configuring, monitoring and troubleshooting of Linux/Unix systems and its operations, VMware vSphere systems and its operations
Handling proficiently network switching and security operations e.g.: configuring, monitoring and troubleshooting of Cisco switches, Cisco ASA and FTD firewalls, open source firewalls and more
Assists in maintaining systems compliance, configuring new changes, planned and unplanned troubleshooting.
Providing technical assistance and coordination with relevant technology departments
Documentation of procedures and troubleshooting procedures related to systems/networks software and hardware
Education:Bachelor degree in Computer Science and/or Information Technology relevant
Linux/Unix proficient administration skills.
VMware vSphere and Linux KVM proficient administration skills.
Proficient knowledge of networking and network security.
Install, remove, patch and upgrade Operating Systems and its software components.
Administer backup and recovery jobs: monitor, create, delete and migrate backups
Experience and understanding of networks, wireless and wired networks, and DevOps tools
The ability to pay attention to detail
Good problem-solving skills and a logical approach to work
Manage stress and work on a very tight deadline
An understanding of legislation and guidelines for website accessibility
A willingness to keep up to date with changes in technology and software.
Red Hat, Linux+ certification is a plus
Microsoft MCSA and MCSE certification is a plus
Linux/Unix and Windows Server Administration Skills
Cisco Switches and firewalls administration Skills
Cisco CCNP or CCIE certification is a plus
VMware Data Centre certification is a plus
Familiar with backup and disaster recovery solutions
Familiar with monitoring and logging products
Basic familiarity of Apache, Nginx, MySQL and DevOps tools