Job Description

VINIRMA Consulting Pvt. Ltd.

UNIX Administrator

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Job id: 301339

02 Dec 2019

Job Location

Doha, Qatar


5 to 8 years

Qualification Level


Job Function

IT - Hardware


Unix administrator, Ansible, knowledge of UNIX Systems administration

Jobseeker Nationality

Jobseekers from any country

VINIRMA Consulting is currently looking for UNIX Administrator for one of its clients which is a Business Consulting, IT Solutions and Services company in Qatar with the following skillset and terms and conditions.

Skillset required:


University Degree (IT)

Professional Certifications

Work experience:

5-8 years of Systems Administration experience

Professional experience:

Working knowledge of UNIX Systems administration

Working knowledge of event, incident & problem management processes and tools

Main duties and responsibilities:

· Manage bank’s UNIX Infrastructure hosting 180+ Production, DR and UAT Servers.

· Experience with TCP/IP & general networking principles

· Manage Volume Management on UNIX systems (lvm, zfs, nfs, raid, package management, performance tuning, kernel tuning) and managing the systems to ensure meet the SLA.

· Managing Apache, Tomcat, Oracle Weblogic, NagiosXI Application and providing the support.

· Hands on experience on Ansible and YML to automate daily process.

· Perform annual DR Failover and failback for VMware Infrastructure servers using VMware site recovery Manager and Unix Physical Servers using SAN Replication.

· Manage the latest Unix technologies are being implemented at bank IT Infrastructure through continuous fine-tuning and frequent enhancements

· Storage Allocation and Migration with different EMC Storage systems

· Oracle RAC server build and clustering Configuration and managing the systems and performing regular health checks.

· Managing and handling various tools on Linux (Splunk, NetBackup, tomcat, apache, weblogic etc)

· Working on Data Center related activities, coordinating with vendor for any hardware replacement or installing new devices and on Hardware in DC

· Hardening the System based on CIS benchmark and ensure meeting as per InfoSec standards.

· Identify manual task and automate of the daily activities using bash/awk shell scripting

· Debugging issues and provide permanent fix to maintain stable environment.

· Performing ON-call support on production environment to ensure maintain and meet the SLA.

· Working with development/application teams to troubleshoot application issues, network issues and application performance tuning.

· Handle hardware issues for disk, memory, CPU, NIC, HBA and coordinating with vendor to fix it with in the SLA.

· Performing firmware upgrades on HP blades and Enclosures and OD kernel patching on UNIX servers.

· Coordinate with vendors, technology partners in selecting new solutions and maintaining the existing devices

· Coordinate and facilitate with other departments within the bank in their project implementations to ensuring proper security measures are in place

· Familiarity with Business Continuity Planning Extend support for Internal and external audits

Professional skills:

· Strong organizational skills

· Problem solving skills

· Analytical thinking

· Professional behaviour

Behavioural Skills

· Excellent communication skills

· Effective teamwork

· Positive attitude and personal motivation

Additional qualifications:

· English – Fluently Oral & Written

· Excellent Computer literacy

Terms and conditions:

Joining time frame: 2 weeks (maximum 1 month)

Should you be interested in this opportunity, please send your latest resume in MS Word format at the earliest

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