[Clug-work] Linux Engineer/DevOps

Monique Williams Monique at armstrongappointments.com
Tue Jul 1 13:54:21 SAST 2014


Hi

I am looking for a Linux Engineer with the following skills:


Principle Responsibilities:

 Work closely with the Development team to bring new software releases to production more effectively

 Develop and deploy OSS tools for use within the Cloud Operations group

 Develop, deploy and manage highly-scalable and highly-available platforms, monitoring and maintaining service performance and availability metrics

 Automate everything from deployment to monitoring and management to incident response

 Take ownership of our configuration management platforms

 Collaborate with developers to bring new features and services into production

 Assist identifying and mitigating security threats to comply with strict security compliance

 Develop and improve operational practices and procedures

 Produce high-level design documentation where required

 Ensure close collaboration between Development and Operations, enabling smoother operation between teams



Required Skills and Experience:

 Configuration management tools - Chef / Puppet

 Monitoring systems - Cacti, Nagios, Splunk, Spiceworks, Zenoss, FusionReator

 Continuous integration tools - Jenkis, NAnt, MSBuild, Maven

 Strong Linux administration: Ubuntu / Debian, RedHat / CentOS

 Advanced Windows administration: Windows Server - IIS - ActiveDirectory - WMI - Powershell - Clustering

 Web technologies: Apache / Ngnix - Squid - HAProxy - Mod_security - WebDAV - AJP Proxy - cgi scripting

 Administration, monitoring and optimization of JBoss / Tomcat / Jrun4 / Glassfish- Java application servers

 Lateral thinking, reverse engineering, good at problem solving

 Experience securing servers covering file integrity / intrusion detection / application firewalls / auditing

 Experience with issue tracking - JIRA / Bugzilla / CVStrac

 Version control systems - Git / SVN / SourceControl / CVS

 Obsession for good documentation: using wiki to log changes, write procedures and instructions

 Strong knowledge of at least one of Python, Perl, PHP or shell scripting

 Services over network - NFS - iSCSI - Samba - Ldap - DNS - rsync - Load Balancers - SSL off-load

 Virtualisation technology - VMware - Hyper-V - Xen

We offer a salary of between R 35 000 – R 40 000 pm.  The role is based in Cape Town, Century City.

If there is anyone out there who fit these skills, please contact me on Monique at armstrongappointments.com<mailto:Monique at armstrongappointments.com>

Best regards,
Monique

<br>
Monique Williams
Executive Consultant
Email: monique at armstrongappointments.com
Tel: +27 21 794 7475
Mobile: +27 82 769 9165
Fax to email: +27867684176
Website: www.armstrongappointments.com    
<br>

Disclaimer
The information in this e-mail is confidential. It is intended solely for the addressee. Access to this e-mail by anyone else is unauthorised. If you are not the intended recipient, any disclosure, copying, distribution or any action taken or omitted in reliance on it, is prohibited and may be unlawful. Whilst all reasonable steps are taken to ensure the accuracy and integrity of information and data transmitted electronically and to preserve the confidentiality thereof, no liability or responsibility whatsoever is accepted if information or data is, for whatever reason, corrupted or does not reach its intended destination. If you have received this email in error, please notify the sender immediately by e-mail, fax or telephone and thereafter return and/or destroy the original hereof.
<!-- sc-11111 -->


More information about the clug-work mailing list