Senior Linux Systems Administrator / DevOps Engineer

Our client based in Limassol are seeking to recruit an experienced Systems Administrator to join their team

Job Description

  • Setting up, configuring, testing, deploying and supporting Linux systems for production, staging and test environments
  • Maintaining system reliability, data protection, and system security. Provision for high availability where necessary
  • Understanding network design, administer routing, VLAN configuration, bonding, networking utilities, etc. on a Linux system
  • Performing routine program modifications, performance analysis and tuning, problem solving, debugging and unit testing
  • Actively participating in new designs and architectures to scale up the systems
  • Evaluating new hardware and software
  • Recommending and implementing new systems and engineering solutions for scalability and automation
  • Deployment and administration of Ansible configuration management software
  • Deployment and configuration of Zabbix monitoring tool suites

Required Skills & Experience

  • University degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar discipline
  • Expert in Linux system administration: provisioning, configuration, monitoring, and troubleshooting
  • Expert in shell command line use and scripting for server configuration and in creating scripts for automation
  • Expert in administering, provisioning, configuring, and monitoring: web-servers / application servers, databases, and load-balancing systems: Apache, Nginx, WildFly, HAProxy, MySQL.
  • Experience with virtualization and virtualization best practices
  • Experience with system security and server security: design, implementation, monitoring, and best practices
  • Experience with installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting server hardware
  • Experience with technologies and methodologies for DevOps & Agile software development processes
  • Familiarity with Version control systems (VCS), particularly with git
  • Strong technical documentation abilities
  • Excellent written and verbal skills in English

Remuneration & Benefits

  • Competitive  remuneration package
  • Performance related reward
  • Private health insurance
  • Corporate pension fund