CrossOver - Cairo, Egypt
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Are you a skilled engineer and team player with the ability to work in an international, multi-cultural team? Are you a flexible, energetic and confident person with ability to work in a self-directed manner? If so, this could be the job for you!
Crossover is redefining the way people work. Brick and mortar offices are history. The future of our global workforce will be built from teams collaborating from every corner of the world. We have embarked on an expedition to find and engage with that talent. Crossover has developed a unique method of finding, curating, and managing remote contractors. Our innovative contractor based model, does not mean temporary - it means flexibility with global teams. Everyone is a contractor, your managers, your peers, etc. Our platform connects customers to the world’s best talent for both technical and non-technical jobs. But we don’t just find the best, we also provide the tools, training, and relationship building support to ensure success for long term growth.
We are looking for a creative problem-solver with strong Linux/UNIX admin skills, and thorough knowledge in networking, clusters, volume managers and databases areas.
Your scope of responsibilities will cover:
Performing software upgrade tests and creating upgrade procedures
Performing upgrades on production servers
Performing monitoring of production servers
Solving problems reported via ticketing system
Analyzing issues and logs to understand various system problems,
Preventing further occurrences of a problem
Sharing knowledge with the team
Providing 24/7 on call support
Traveling to Customer premises if necessary
Required Skills and Experience:
Knowledge Linux and/or Unix on administrator level
Practical understanding of TCP/IP (OS, firewalls configuration)
Good communication in English (both written and spoken);
Basic DB administration (Oracle DB, MySQL, Postgres, Hadoop)
Nice to have:
Knowledge about telecommunication protocol standards especially SS7 and Diameter
HA solutions ( i.e. Sun Cluster, Veritas Cluster, RAC)
Backup and restore (i.e. Oracle RMAN, EMC Networker)
Fujitsu, Oracle and HP server hardware, EMC storages
Visualization SW (VMware, KVM, Vbox)
Cloud SW (vCloud, OpenStack)
Desire to learn/acquire new knowledge
Very high communication and team working skills
Strong ability to work under pressure
Quality and Customer Focus
Willingness to travel on international business trips
Compensation: $15/hour ($30K/year)
Location: Global (remote)
To qualify, please provide a resume/CV demonstrating the required experience and skills. From there, to help us find the top 1% of talent, there will be a series of interviews and online skills examinations. We realize these are challenging and can require a decent amount of time - so we thank you in advance for your efforts.
Are you up for the challenge?
Crossover is redefining the way people work. Brick and mortar offices are history. The future of our global workforce will be built from teams collaborating from every corner of the world. We have embarked on an expedition to find and engage with that talent. Crossover has... (More)See all Careers and Jobs at CrossOver