• Job Type   Full Time
  • Qualification   BA/BSc/HND
  • Experience
  • Location   Nairobi
  • Job Field   ICT / Computer 

Are you an experienced Linux Administrator looking for an opportunity to advance your career ?

If you are able to maintain positive attitude even when everything goes wrong, if you are detail oriented and self motivated with a passion to learn and improve your skills and knowledge, we are looking for you

We are looking for a Linux Administrator who will be responsible for designing, implementing, and monitoring the infrastructure. Experience managing a PCI DSS compliance program is a plus

Linux Administrator duties and responsibilities

  •    Proactively maintain and support all Linux infrastructure technology to maintain a 24x7x365 uptime service
  •    Engineering of systems administration-related solutions for various project and operational needs
  •    Maintain best practices on managing systems and services across all environments
  •    Fault finding, analysis and of logging information for reporting of performance exceptions
  •    Proactively monitoring system performance and capacity planning
  •    Manage, coordinate, and implement software upgrades, patches, hot fixes on servers, workstations, and network hardware
  •    Create and modify scripts or applications to perform tasks
  •    Provide input on ways to improve the stability, security, efficiency, and scalability of the environment
  •    Collaborate with other teams and team members to develop automation strategies and deployment processes

Linux Administrator qualifications and requirements

  •    Previous working experience as a Linux Administrator for 5 year(s)
  •    Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or similar relevant degree
  •    IN depth knowledge of Linux: RedHat, CentOS, Debian, etc.
  •    Hands on experience with MySQL and/or MariaDB
  •    Experience managing PCI DSS / PCI PIN Compliance
  •    Expert in Shell, Perl, and/or Python scripting
  •    Solid knowledge of protocols such as DNS, HTTP, LDAP, SMTP and SNMP
  •    Additional Linux certifications (RHCT, RHCE and LPIC) will be considered an advantage
  •    Strong problem solving and communication skills

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Pesapal on to apply