• Linux System Administration

Industry : Insurance
Location : Mumbai
Experience Range : 4 - 6 Years
Qualification : any graduate
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Functional: IT Software-Other
Job Description
About Us :
Since 1997, Magna Infotech has been a leading provider of Technology Staff Augmentation and Solutions in the Indian Subcontinent. The only staffing company with Industry-Focused Verticals, Magna provides its customers with a comprehensive Talent Management solution specific to an industry, geography or business purpose. Our 10,000+ associates are proficient in 500+ skill sets, across multiple industry sectors. They are ably supported by sophisticated internal tools, an industry-leading fulfilment engine and an unparalleled associate engagement and support framework. For associates and employees, we offer an enriching experience that promotes career growth and lifelong learning. With a customer base of 250+ companies, it’s our constant endeavour to be recognized as a “partner-of-choice".
About Company :
Roles and Responsibility :

Primary Skill: Linux Admin B2, RedHat/SUSE/Ubuntu, Linux OS, SMTP, DNS, FTP, HTTP, HTTPS


Secondary Skill: Solaris & AIX, Apache, Tomcat, MySQL, SSL, Version Control Systems like SVN is an advantage, ITIL Framework


Job Description:

  • As a Linux Administrator should be part of a team providing escalated issue support to our customers, including issues on our large shared infrastructure and dedicated servers.
  • This position is responsible for the day-to-day operations and maintenance of all Linux servers and applications
  • Work within a corporate information technology operations organization as a Linux Administrator, responsible for maintaining, Administrate and updating Linux servers of different favors as per standards and in an effective manner
  • Support projects as required to meet IT objectives while managing available time based on priorities
  • Provide reports and metrics as needed to support operations requirements analysis and growth planning
  • Take active role in system architecture to help development team optimize for systems constraints
  • He should be capable of understanding the technical aspects of a complex system and must have strong ability to troubleshoot issues and provide resolution
  • IP addressing, routing
  • Ability to create and maintain excellent documentation is a must
  • Knowledge of Bash or Perl shell scripting




  • Demonstrating the ability to diagnose complex customer application issues and provide quick and accurate solutions within a collaborative environment
  • Taking ownership of issues from identification through resolution and Providing technical support for issues
  • Providing fellow system administrators and support representatives with technical support and guidance
  • Installation, Configuration, Administration different Linux/Unix system (RedHat, SUSE, Ubuntu) operating system
  • Space management using LVM
  • User access management locally and over LDAP
  • Deep knowledge of Apache configuration along with rewrite url and reverse proxy concept
  • Management of DNS on Linux
  • Management of NFS drives
  • Write scripts as per request
  • Managing SQUID proxy server
  • SVN administration (access, backup, restore, creation of repository)
  • MySQL database management
  • Health and performance management of servers using top, iostat, vmstat, sar etc.
  • Install software, apply patches, manage file systems, monitor performance and troubleshoot alerts
  • Maintained security and system standards








Desired Candidate :
4 to 7 years of experience in-depth exposure of managing and troubleshooting Linux Environment and mid-to-large environment of Linux servers experience including guest deployment/management. Certification: RHCE
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