POSITION TITLE : Principal Associate - IT
REPORTING TO : Manager Operations
REPORTING LOCATION : Bangalore
WORKING LOCATION : Bangalore
SUMMARY OF ROLE AND OBJECTIVES :
A Linux administrator’s main responsibility is to install and set up Linux systems and servers. They develop servers and work with individual users to ensure that the system works reliably and quickly and answer questions related to setup and installation.
In this role, Linux administrators also set up the architecture of the system, including back-end databases and scripts for specific applications and use cases.
ROLE & OBJECTIVES :
Specific Assignments :
The main responsibilities of this role are :
Engineering of systems administration-related solutions for various project and operational needs
Proactively maintain and develop all Linux infrastructure technology.
Maintain best practices on managing systems and services across all environments
Monitor platforms from an availability, security and performance aspect
Fault finding, analysis and of logging information for reporting of performance exceptions
Manage, coordinate, and implement software upgrades, patches, hot fixes on servers, workstations, and network hardware
Create and modify scripts or applications to perform tasks
Provide input on ways to improve the stability, security, efficiency, and scalability of the environment
Collaborate with other teams and team members to develop automation strategies and deployment processes
Other Assignments :
Working with IT support personnel.
Collaborate with SRE Team, CloudOps Team and Technical Architects to improve the performance of the infrastructure on On-Premise and Cloud.
Overseeing digital security and performing maintenance to ensure that the system is operating at full capacity.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED :
Minimum 5-7 years of enterprise experience as Linux Administrator for servers in On-Premise and Cloud.
Deep expertise in Linux Server Administration, Puppet , Ansible
Experience in Performing System Maintenance and Monitor System Performance
Knowledge in agile working practices (Scrum, Kanban etc.)
Bash, Redhat / Centos, Debian is a must
Extensive troubleshooting experience in a Linux environment
Profound knowledge of TCP / IP and networking concepts.
Expertise in scripting languages (Python, ShellScript, etc.)
Expertise in Networking and firewall (iptables / firewalld)
Experience in hardening / Security will be beneficial
Any LINUX certifications
Very good interpersonal relation skills;
Ability to work in a complex international environment;
Independent work method, high commitment to delivery, and high self-responsibility & ownership
ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED :
Experience in regulated environments is beneficial.
Experience in Azure / AWS Cloud and Networking Security concepts.
Cloud certifications in Azure / AWS public cloud.
PREFERRED PERSONALITY PROFILE :
Innovative : Create ideas within the set context and framework;
Deliver : Able to make ideas happen;
Structured : Well-structured work style.
B.Tech or M.Tech or B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Information Technology
Languages : Fluent in English.