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Vacancy Announcement No: HIBA-02801

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Job Title: UNIX/Linux Specialist
Duty Station: Khartoum
Closing Date: 17 Jan 2018

  Duties and responsibilities:

·         Provides day-to-day administrative activities related to UNIX and Unix Like operating systems.

·          Installs, administers, troubleshoots and maintains all (Dev, Test & Prod) servers (x86 and Oracle SPARC).

·         Supports new hardware implementation and/or expansion, configuration and software/firmware upgrades.

·         Provides monitoring of server hardware and software using Nagios or any similar tool.

·         Participates in root cause analysis for significant problems and recommends and implements improvements.

·         Manages file systems and Volume Managers on Solaris/Linux platforms, including NFS, UFS, VXFS, Ext, LVM, SVM, VxVM …etc.

·         Administers Solaris/Linux software packages and patches.

·         Manage and Administer UNIX/Linux High Availability solutions (VERITAS Storage Foundation HA, Pacemaker).

·         Provides UNIX system related technical support to the Application Development Team.

·         Troubleshoots hardware related errors and faults and makes appropriate recommendations and apply corrective measures if needed.

·         Performs other duties and projects as assigned.

·         Comply with ITIL core operation processes (Incident Management, Change Management, Availability management, Performance Management  ...Etc.).

·         Experience in Perl/Shell scripting, send mail, DNS, and SAN technologies

·         Experience in OS hardening, system security and auditing (ISO 27001, ISO 9001).




Minimum Qualification, Skills and Experience Required:

·      Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent experience.

·      Related certifications are definite assets but are not mandatory.

·      Minimum 3 years’ experience or equivalent in an advanced enterprise class IT environment, with hands-on experience in mid to large Solaris based solutions.


Key Behaviors for Success:


·      Analytical Thinking and Problem Solving

·      Creative thinker

·      Forward Planning

·      Results oriented

·      Concern for standards and efficiency

·      Collaborative

·      Tenacity, resilience and self management

·      Leadership characteristics

·      Team player

·      Patient with high tolerance

·      Ability to work with diversified range of characters

·      Pleasant, handles stress positively, extremely focused with clear vision and ability to distinguish between business situations.

·      Objective, sharp and decisive

·      Dedicated/devoted, hard working

·      Mature

·      High integrity, honest and sincere

·      Aggressive and dynamic who likes to be challenged

·      Knowledge seeker and researcher type with initiative.

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