Senior Linux Systems Administrator - $30/hr (Work from Home)

CrossOver - Cairo

Experience Needed:
More than 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time Work From Home
50,000 to 60,000 USD per year
10 open positions
About the Job

Come work with the top 1% of global talent to deliver critical enterprise apps for Fortune 500 companies. We offer a fast-pace environment where inventiveness and entrepreneurial drive are rewarded. We’re also one of the few IT companies offering high-paying jobs that are 100% remote, work from home. You never have to fight traffic to office again.

Job Requirements


  • At least 5 years hands-on experience administering a 24/7 IT infrastructure

  • Experience administering, deploying, and troubleshooting Linux environments

  • Experience in data center, preferred hardware knowledge on HP/DELL servers

  • Have worked with VMWare visualization including Horizon View,Vmware, KVM, HyperV or other VDI solutions

  • Exposure to different storage solutions (SAN/NAS/EMC), and experience implementing & managing at the OS level

  • Experienced in P2V, V2V and V2P migration

  • Working knowledge on VMware vcloud, AWS and Azure

  • Good working knowledge and hands on experience on Routing and Switching

  • Proficiency in base scripting languages, Shell, PowerShell, Batch or similar languages

  • Preferred experience in Oracle, MySQL and MS SQL administration

  • Strong understanding around environment/server performance and how to identify and troubleshoot issues

  • Solid understanding of DNS, DHCP and fundamental network protocols such as TCP/UDP

  • Experience with visualization platforms, server consolidation, and administering virtual environments

  • Great English communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Ability to quickly triage problems under pressure, determine root cause, and drive issues to completion

  • Identifying areas of concern and scope of work for upcoming iterations to improve the overall process of deployments, development and administration

  • Bachelor's degree in CS, EE or MIS; or equivalent experience

Nice to Have:

  • Database server management and understanding

  • Clustering of OS/Applications, and understanding points of scalability

  • Experience implementing & maintaining production backup processes

  • Ability to be part of an after-hours support rotation to address critical issues that may arise, as well as support release deployments

  • Experience deploying centralized monitoring solutions

Total compensation: is US$30/hr for productive 40-hour work week; annually that’s $60,000.

Hours: 40hrs/week

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. Please note that you will not be paid for these interviews or skills tests but we hope you will complete them to help us truly evaluate your talent in comparison to your peers.

Are you up for the challenge?

About this Company

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)

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