Linux System Administrator – Elasticsearch

Job CategoryInformation Technology
Position TypeContract
Application Deadline November 22, 2019
Experience Required4 years
Job Duration1 year
Education RequiredBachelors

Our client in Telecom industry is seeking a Bilingual (English and French) Linux System Administrator – Elasticsearch in Montreal.
Job Description
The candidate will be responsible in helping to maintaining and grow a LINUX majority infrastructure. This environment is home to the Arcsight & Elasticsearch deployment, which stretches across all of the Company. The position in question is during normal office hours, however there is a rotating 24/7 support component to be expected.

• Manage and optimize various UNIX based platforms hosting ArcSight applications.
• Aid in the development of an increasingly automated infrastructure.
• Help with the continued development of a robust Zabbix deployment across 200+ devices.
• Routinely analyze performance metrics for actionable items.
• Troubleshoot networking issues across one of largest networks in Canada.
• Manage and maintain multiple VMware environments.
• Configure and deploy ArcSight & Elasticsearch related technology.
• Perform tasks relating to fault management.
• Be on the 24/7 rotation (1 week every 3 -5 weeks.)
• Produce and revise documentation of managed ArcSight & Elasticsearch systems.
• Perform infrequent out of office hours appliance deployment.

• University diploma / degree or equivalent .
• Minimum of 4 years of experience as a System administrator on CentOS or Debian based platforms.
• Experience with the Zabbix Monitoring Platform.
• Experience in automating tasks via Shell Scripting.
• Has worked with the Python programming language.
• Knowledge in automation systems like Ainsible, Jenkins, etc.
• Experience in a VmWare / VSphere Environment.
• Experience in managing complex systems deployed across many sites.
• Experience in High Availability systems.
• Knowledge in security concepts and standards ISO-27001.
• Expertise in writing technical documentation
• RedHat certification
• Knowledge in routing , switching and firewall
• Knowledge in Windows 2003/2008/2012

• Team player
• Analytic mindset
• Leadership
• Adapt to rapid change environment
• Organized and structured
• Efficient under pressure

Top 3 skills
• Minimum of 4 years of experience as a System administrator on CentOS or Debian based platforms.
• Experience in a VmWare / VSphere Environment
• Configure and deploy ArcSight & Elasticsearch related technology. Must be bilingual reason for the need is Overload.
Candidates must be in Canada and with valid work permit for being able to apply for this role.
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