Senior Linux System Engineer

Link Datacenter Dokki, Giza

Applicants for
1 open position
In Consideration
Experience Needed:
3 to 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job
  • Developing processes and procedures for ongoing management of the system environments.
  • Updating the technical documentation and the team knowledge base.
  • Researching and recommending innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administrations tasks.
  • Mentoring and developing junior team members of system engineers as required.
  • Assessing new technologies and products, applying industry best practices and methodologies to engineering and operations activities.
  • Providing on-call consulting advice and technical support to external/internal customers regarding specific operational/applications issues.
  • Participating in the overall secure design and performance of system/server’s environment.
  • Conducting periodic safety tests of system performance, reliability, and load, assists the service desk and operations in resolving system performance issues.
  • Taking lead in resolving operational issues, performing root cause analysis, and implementing necessary corrective actions to prevent re-occurrence.
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor degree from a reputable university (Communications engineering or computer science background is preferred).
  • Minimum “3 to 5” years of experience in NIX Platform (RedHat – CentOS – Ubuntu) is a must.
  • Managing, maintaining and tuning webservers (NGINX, PHP-FPM and Apache).
  • Managing DNS Systems (BIND and Power DNS).
  • MySQL Administration.

Preferably to have experience in:

  • Varnish Administration, Memcache and Redis caching.
  • MySQL Replication, Clustering. and performance tuning.
  • cPanel Hosting Platform.
  • Managing, maintaining, and tuning open-source web platforms (Drupal, WordPress, Moodle and Magento).
  • Cloud Platform Awareness: Microsoft Azure is strongly preferred.
About this Company

Initially established in 1996 as the data center arm of LINKdotNET, Link Datacenter has since experienced tremendous changes and expansions in the Middle Eastern market. We host one of the largest and most sophisticated data centers equipped with the latest technologies and... (More)

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