Self-motivated individual to assist in maintaining the Qualys Engineering R&D Lab in Pune, India. Individual will be responsible for the RD Lab virtualization infrastructure and images, as well as a wide variety of Hardware, Network infrastructure, Operating systems and Applications.
The primary focus will be to service DEV, QA, Development and Support team requests.
Duties and Responsibilities :
Setup / Install / Patch multiple hardware / OS Multiple virtualizations and cloud platforms including (but not limited to), All flavors of Linux / Unix MacOSX and Windows.
Install, configure and maintain vulnerable software in the lab.
Patch Management of systems that are to be kept up-to-date.
Maintain lab infrastructure and target uptime.
Creation, maintenance and backup of VMWare Images.
Hardware and software technical evaluation and procurement.
Inventory and documentation of Lab resources and testbeds.
Monitor all infrastructure and guest images and ensure these are available to Engineering teams for vuln and compliance scanning.
Rack and Stack servers, Lab Environment Management etc.
Use JIRA to track all work items - create, update, resolve and close tickets as required
8+ Years’ Experience on multiple Cloud platforms such as EC2, Microsoft Azure Google cloud
Alibaba Cloud, Rackspace, SAP, Verizon Cloud, Egnyte, and All Windows, Unix / Linux, MacOS. Platform as a Service.
BS Degree in Computer Science or related field.
Experience with a wide variety of hardware, All Operating Systems and network firewall’s and routing architectures.
Strong understanding of linux-based services such as DNS, DHCP, iptables, Apache, FTP, Samba, NFS, iSCSI and IPv4 / IPv6 routing.
Solid understanding of Virtualization, specifically VMware ESX / ESXi / vSphere / vCenter, Citrix XenServer / XenCenter, KVM, Open stack, Hyper V
Experience with LDAP and Active Directory domains and computer / user rights management as well as domain level security settings (GPOs).
Experience with installation and configuration of different Databases like Oracle, MySQL, SQL-Server, postgres, mongo DB, Cassandra etc.
Ability to automate system administration tasks using scripting (Bash, Python or Perl, Rsync, Crontab).
Ability to install and configure a variety of services such as All Web servers Like IIS, LAMP, PHP, Kerberos, all Proxies etc.
Knowledge of network monitoring and other network administrative tools such as big brother, nagios, cacti / MRTG, netdisco, ipplan, rackmonkey, wireshark, tcpdump and scanning tools such as nmap.
Patch management experience on Windows WSUS, Linux systems.
Install & configuration of all flavors of Anti-Virus and Secure gateway.
Good Linux system administrator skills and TCP / IP network Cisco IOS fundamentals.
Tenacious and aggressive troubleshooting skills
Good communication and documentation skills
Must be able to work well under pressure and within tight deadlines and be pro-active with customer issues.
Must be a critical thinker with excellent verbal and written skills.
Additional Qualifications :
Knowledge of Docker Containers, Puppet, Chef, Ansible and Micro services.