Linux/Unix Administrator

Location: TAGUIG CITY, National Capital Region PH


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 205840

Position Title: Managed Services II

External Description:


Providing Administrative support for customers on Linux/Unix/Hadoop platforms. Typically, these customers may have 24/7 contracts, and the successful applicant must be prepared to work in shifts and be on-call to support customer site/s per contractual obligations.

The Linux/Unix/Hadoop Administrator manages and controls the Linux/Unix/Hadoop System environment for Teradata customers. The Linux/Unix/Hadoop Administrator requires specific technical knowledge about the administration and control of the Linux/Hadoop System, including user/group management, installation of software packages, network, day-2-day system administration activities and hardware.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum experience of at least 2 years in Managing and Supporting Production Linux/Unix environments in any of the Linux distributions (RedHat-5.x/6.x/7.x, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10SP*/11SP*, Ubuntu Server LTS-10.04/12.04/14.04, Debian OS)
  • 1-2 years of experience in Scripting Language (Shell/Python/Perl). Should be proficient in shell or python scripting
  • At least 2 years of experience on System Administrative activities like –
  • Good knowledge on Linux/Unix basic commands, UNIX pipes, Redirection, Command Chaining.
  • Administration and Management of Linux file systems i.e. ext3/ext4/xfs & swap space management.
  • Administration and Management of LVM.
  • Knowledge about file system concepts. Good to have knowledge on distributed file system or parallel file system.
  • User and Group Management including LDAP & NIS. UID, GID & sticky bit management.
  • User/Group Access Control including sudoers.
  • Good Understanding about Linux OS environment variable settings.
  • Good knowledge on diagnostic & troubleshooting utilities/commands in Linux.
  • Knowledge about iptables & selinux.
  • Good Knowledge on configuring SSH, FTP, SCP & Password less environment creation between Linux hosts.
  • DNS & DHCP server & client configuration.
  • YUM package management including creating and maintaining local http based YUM repository.
  • Performance tuning i.e. Kernel parameter tuning.
  • NTP server & client configurations.
  • Networking Configuration including NIC bonding & understanding about TCP/UDP.
  • Knowledge on storage protocols (NFS/iSCSI & SAN).
  • 2+ years of Experience in System Monitoring tools (Nagios, Ganglia and Cacti etc.).
  • 1+ years of experience in Linux configuration management automation tools. (Ansible, Puppet, Chef)
  • 1+ years of experience on IT ticket/incident/change management systems.

Nice to have Experience:

  • Experience on Hadoop Cluster build, configuration, management & monitoring.
  • Experience on SAN Storage Systems
  • Experience on supporting JAVA based applications.
  • Understanding of Java Virtual Machine concepts.




State: National Capital Region

Community / Marketing Title: Linux/Unix Administrator

Job Category: IT

Company Profile:

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