Experienced Linux SysAdmin

Employer: Ericsson
Domain:
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 22.01.2019
    Short company description

    At Ericsson, we give our employees the freedom to think big. Your ideas and innovations can turn into achievements that impact society and change the world. Are you ready to be a change-maker?
    Learn what makes YOU + Ericsson a powerful combination. Join us today.

    About Us

    We are one of the leading providers of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to service providers, with about 40% of the world’s mobile traffic carried through our networks. We enable the full value of connectivity by creating game-changing technology and services that are easy to use, adopt and scale, making our customers successful in a fully connected world.
    Together, in Romania we create a culture of innovation, constantly transforming to find new ways of working. Opened in 2007, the Global Site in Bucharest is one in only four all over the world, the only one situated in Europe and a vital component in Ericsson’s global services organization. The Romanian site currently counts on a team of 1,900 strong professionals and enthusiastic young specialists and is developing constantly to meet customer needs.


    Requirements

    - 6 years or more of exposure to IT systems at administration level (storages, backup solutions, monitoring systems (Nagios, Centreon, Veritas Backup, Power Vault represents an advantage)
    - Linux (example: CentOS) administrator experience
    - Has used POSIX (mainly Bash scripting) to automatize different system tasks
    - Networking and basic routing (CISCO courses represent an advantage)
    - Database administration basic knowledge (Oracle or Postgres is preferred)
    - Technical support environment exposure, working with tickets, priorities, Service Level Agreements, on-call duty one week per month.

    Nice to have requirements:

    Experience with Performance Management Systems (data processing, parsing, database loading and export / visualization of data loaded, troubleshooting etc)
    Education: University degree (Polytechnics represents an advantage)

    Others: Fluent English (spoken and written)
    Very good communication skills, both written and verbal
    Availability for traveling abroad on rare occasions
    Ability to work within a global, remote workforce
    Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
    Ability to work under pressure
    Available for on-call duty
    Benefits:
    Competitive remuneration package

    Responsibilities

    Does the remote Operation & Maintenance of Linux/Windows servers and also administration of the applications and databases already installed. (New deployments are not in scope). Assures the correct functionality by following the routine and fault prevention guidelines (check and act upon alarms, logs, system monitor indicators). Dispatches findings to data center intervention engineers if the on-site intervention is needed.
    Creates new scripts and configures tools (sometimes even from scratch) to improve the monitoring, functionality and to prevent faults.
    Performs both proactive and reactive activities in a scheduled manner or on demand; Takes action before problems become critical: system/hardware failures, hanged processes, scripts not having desired output, application errors, data flows etc
    Understanding the customer’s network and systems architecture, liaise with applications experts, operations staff and users to determine requirements and provide quick resolution for technical issues.

    Other info

    Benefits:
    Competitive remuneration package