Unix/Linux Engineer

The Unix/Linux engineer resource(s) personnel assigned must be able to do administration and troubleshooting, in a 24×7 enterprise setting (inclusive of manual discovery or post actions from automatic alerts). He/she is/are expected to cover level 1 and level 2 Unix/Linux related problems


 Provide support for IT infrastructure on Unix Platform.
 Expertise in Troubleshooting and Root Cause Analysis of Server Side and Application Side issues.
 Deploying Unix/Linux packages and bug fixes to Test/PreProd/Production Environments.
 Adhere to change management requirements for implementations of enhancements/change requests.
 Responsible for the day-to-day operational aspects of Unix/Linux/Solaris/Redhat/AIX/SUSE administration to meet the business needs and service level.
 Manage operation changes through change request process & provide status reports to the relevant parties.
 Provide 1st and 2nd level operational Unix/Linux/Solaris/Redhat/AIX/SUSE support.
 Assist and respond promptly to incident, investigate & provide temporary &/or permanent resolution of incidents escalated. Provide timely status updates to relevant parties.
 Ensure service level meet requirement. Propose and implement action plan when required.
 Involve in the implementation of service continuity measures, i.e., backup/restore procedures & disaster recovery plan, to ensure continuous operation of the business.
 All other Unix/Linux administration responsibilities as assigned.


Mandatory Skill-set
 Diploma/Degree in Information Technology/Computer Science or equivalent.
 Minimum 3 years of good working experience on Unix/Linux/Solaris/Redhat/AIX/SUSE administration in an enterprise level environment.
 Strong Knowledge with experience in RedHat Clustering and Oracle Solaris Clustering.
 Strong Knowledge with experience in scripting tools/language such as Perl, Ruby and AWK.
 Good knowledge of System management tools and practices.
 Experience in disaster recovery practices and procedures
 Ability to work closely with various technology teams in dynamic and fast-paced environment.
 A good team player with the ability to work independently.
 Strong personal work ethic with an aptitude for analysis and problem solving.
 Possess good communication skills both verbal and written.
 Ability to learn in a fast paced environment, multi-task, perform under pressure, and be a strong team player.
 Experience supporting Singapore government agencies with security clearance.
 Willing to work in 12 hrs Shift if necessary
Desired Skill-set
 Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)
 Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
 Red Hat Certified Virtualization Administrator (RHCVA)
 Oracle Solaris System Administrator (OCA)
 SUSE Certified Administrator (SCA)
 SUSE Certified Engineer (SCE)
 SUSE Enterprise Architect (SEA)
 IBM Certified Systems Expert – Enterprise Technical Support for AIX and Linux.
 IBM Certified System Administrator – AIX

Employment Type: Contract
Job Function: Engineering
Country: Singapore
Salary Range: Competitive

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