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DevOps LINUX SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR – Linux, Ansible, Docker - CAPE TOWN, R420K-R540K

Job Title: DevOps LINUX SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR – Linux, Ansible, Docker - CAPE TOWN, R420K-R540K
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cape Town
Salary: R420K - R540K/annum
Contact Name: Gary Silbermann
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 11, 2017 09:40

Job Description

Based in CAPE TOWN - this is a great role for a DEVOPS LINUX SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR (with Ansible or Puppet or Chef or Docker experience) to join an Open Source Analytics & Software Engineering Company who specialist BIG DATA ANALYTICS Consultancy. 
The role focuses on delivery of high-performing Technology and Infrastructure Solutions.
Based in CAPE TOWN this LINUX SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR position offers a salary of R420K – R540K/annum.

This is an established Analytics and Software Consultancy operating in a Linux and Open Source environment. They are a leading BIG DATA Analytics, INSIGHT & OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE ENGINEERING businesses, utilising advanced technology systems with very large volumes of data to provide Data & Software Solutions. 

To be considered for this role you must have experience with Linux Systems, Ansible (Alternatives: Puppet, Chef) or Docker (LXC, Vagrant, Kubernetes, rkt) as their environments are reliant on these technologies.  
As DevOps LINUX SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR you will contribute to a cross-functional Linux Systems Administration team that works together as a high-performing business unit responsible for delivering technology & infrastructure solutions.
You will develop and maintain solutions that monitor and manage infrastructure (virtual or otherwise) used by their core and supplementary services.
This includes the Provision, Maintenance and Management of new server environments; develop, maintain and monitor internal applications, setup, schedule and maintain backups to provide data redundancy and ability to recover; maintaining users, user access, and permissions, and mentor junior team members.
Strong experience working with Linux.
Demonstrated experience as a System Administrator.
Ansible (Alternatives: Puppet, Chef) or Docker (LXC, Vagrant, Kubernetes, rkt). 
A keen interest in emerging technologies.
Linux shell scripting.
FTP, ZFS, and Samba.
VirtualBox CLI (no-gui).
Apache and Nginx.
Experience with monitoring, graphing and logging tools such as Prometheus, Zabbix, Grafana, and ELK Stack.
Familiarity with repository systems such as Git.
Working knowledge of SQL environments (MySQL/MariaDB, PostgreSQL or similar).
Working knowledge of TCP/IP networking, DHCP and DNS.

If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
Gary Silbermann 
021 801 5001

If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.