Location: CBD, Cape Town
Salary: Market Related
Our client, a Cellular Solutions Provider seeks a Linux System Engineer for a permanent role.
The candidate will be expected to install, maintain, test, document and support the organization's IT systems within our Linux environment.
Virtualisation (KVM/ OpenStack/ XEN/ AWS/ Hetzner): 1-2 years
Monitoring Systems (Cacti Graphing/Nagios/ Zabbix): 2 years
Orchestration and Provisioning (Puppet/Chef/Foreman/Spacewalk/Git/Ansible/RPM Deployment/Docker):1 year
Storage Technologies (SAN/ NAS/ iSCSI / Fibre Channel): 1 year
Scripting (E.g. Perl, Bash, Python, etc.): 2 years
Linux Desktop & Server (CentOS/RedHat, Ubuntu, Debian) 2 Years
Relevant Diploma/Certificate will be an advantage
The effective provisioning, installation, configuration and maintenance of systems hardware, software and related infrastructure
Control and verify system backups and file archiving, ensuring all required file systems and data are successfully backed up to appropriate media, media is stored, and recycled.
Support knowledge (Create, change, and administer user accounts per request, Hardware & Network Troubleshooting).
Investigate and troubleshoot issues.
Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.
Train, guide and advise users in the appropriate and efficient use of the IT infrastructure.
Knowledge on Internet solutions. e.g. IP, DHCP, DNS fundamentals etc.
Experience within a helpdesk environment and helpdesk software. e.g. Redmine
Undertake other duties not specifically stated which from time to time are necessary without altering the nature or level of responsibility.
Form part of a standby roster for possible after hour support.
Megan Förg Consulting is a Permanent and Contract Recruitment Consultancy providing recruitment solutions to clients and candidates both locally and internationally.
Our primary business objective is to know our clients and candidates. Networking and growing our candidate database enables us to provide top talent to the marketplace. With a solid recruitment background in various disciplines, we’re able to provide you with candidates from the IT, Finance, HR, Office Support, Digital, and Engineering/Technical industries.
Being a privately owned company, we provide a solution which is tailor-made to suit each individual client’s needs. Professionalism, honesty and efficiency are of utmost importance to us, and our goal is to build longstanding business relationships with both our clients and candidates. Our candidates are sourced, screened and referenced, and additional verification checks can be done as per client requests.