Linux Administrator Linux Administrator …

in Cyberjaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 30 Jun 20
in Cyberjaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 30 Jun 20
Linux Administrator


The infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the world's relationship with technology evolves. Companies have more choices than ever before between on-premise, off-premise, or a hybrid approach. Our Infrastructure Specialists are responsible for keeping up with these latest and greatest of these changes and using their expertise to deliver solutions that meet the needs of our customers and products.

Your Role and Responsibilities

Primary Duties:
  • Monitor and maintain Linux Server operating system (RHEL 6.x / 7.x / OEL/SUSE )
  • Apply security and bugfix patches to operating system. Perform operating system and patch testing on all changes prior to installation.
    Sound knowledge on LVM, GFS, EXT etc
  • Good knowledge on analyzing Performance issues and troubleshooting skills
  • Work non-traditional hours and respond to on-call requests to provide 24 x 7 service availability
  • Additionally veritas cluster server (vcs) for linux and or Cluster concept knowledge would be good
  • Monitor and review system logs and detect and troubleshoot problems
  • OS Performance Management
  • Demonstrate in day-to-day work adherence to security best practices and Technology Services access control and security policies.
  • Establish and maintain suitable resource and performance monitoring on all systems.
  • Demonstrate day-to-day adherence with change control precepts and practices.
  • Discover and communicate potential service problems by identifying patterns occurring across monitoring alerts and customer reported incidents

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Understanding and working knowledge of shell scripting.
  • Understanding of LDAP, network and security management, filesystem backup & restore.
  • Basic written technical documentation.
  • Understand the applicable processes and procedures of the organization and make recommendations in the continual improvement of those processes and procedures, providing for management analysis and recommendations on continual improvement.
  • Able to manage customers over calls, if needed
  • Quick learner and should be open to learning new technologies, process & take up new role as per requirements
  • Team player and an individual contributor who should be able to share knowledge and mentor juniors in the team

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise


About Business Unit

At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network.  It's a unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking. If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS is the place for you!

Your Life @ IBM

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Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities - where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust - where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

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About IBM

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Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

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