Senior Linux Systems Engineer

Full-time
Alexandria
Posted 3 weeks ago

RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES

  • OS Setup on large scale – Different versions of Linux for several projects
  • File systems and management platforms set up in a High Availability mode
  • Performance Tuning and benchmarking for distributed processing.
  • Monitor and Maintain infrastructure performance KPIs
  • Will need to work with Client System Admins to resolve any Infrastructure issues
  • Design, develop and maintain infrastructure monitoring and reporting tools
  • Develop and maintain configuration management solutions
  • Collaborate with other teams and team members to develop automation strategies and deployment processes
  • Help Application Engineers debug issues
  • Document the setup in detail
  • Be the point of contact with customers and different HW/SW vendors
  • Drive the projects from the technical aspects and report to the PMs updates and delivery time.
  • Mentor Junior Engineers during the onboarding / Training phases and their first projects.

REQUIREMENTS

B.Sc. in Computer and/or Communications Engineering or similar degree that provides a strong knowledge of computer science.

Basic Qualifications:

Technical:
  • ¬†Very good knowledge of Linux/Unix based systems
  • Good understanding of programming concepts and scripting languages [bash – python].
  • Excellent troubleshooting capabilities & problem-solving skills.
  • Good knowledge of IP Networks.
  • Experience with configuration management tools (i.e Ansible, Puppet)
  • Experience with Virtualization technologies (i.e VMware)
  • Experience with Cloud Computing platforms/technologies (AWS, GCP, Azure,…)
Following will be considered as a plus:
  • Good knowledge of HPC tools and software stack
  • Experience with HPC schedulers
 
Personal:
  • We are looking for candidates who are smart, passionate, hard workers, with a high ability of self-learning, and who feel comfortable working on the edge of the unknown.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent oral and written English skills.
  • Candidates are ready to travel 50% of the time in the GULF region.

Job Features

Job CategoryHPC

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