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Systems Engineer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Cape Town
SalaryR324k - R264k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc IS Degree
Experience5 years

Job Description

Are you a wiz at Linux? Then this job is what you have been looking for. Our Nationally recognised client is looking for a Systems Engineer to manage their systems. They are looking for someone with a passion for Linux and have great experience in Perl, Ruby, and Python.


Managing systems in a Linux-based networked environment

Deploying or managing large scale distributed Linux environments

Personal Attributes:

Be able to operate in high pressure environment and successfully handle multiple priorities.

Possess a strong desire to build, and a sense of ownership, urgency, and drive.

Excellent communication, prioritization and analytical skills

Minimum Requirements:

5 years experience managing systems in a Linux-based networked environment

Good knowledge of the Linux stack with experience managing it in a work context

Solid knowledge of server hardware and software troubleshooting

Knowledge of system performance methodologies along with hands on empirical monitoring

Experience deploying or managing large scale distributed Linux environments

Be proficient with one of Perl, Ruby, Python, and Shell Scripting

Understand Internet and operating system security fundamentals

Understand TCP/IP networking, architecture and core technologies (DNS, LDAP, NFS, and FTP)

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 600 7977. You can also contact Janine/Debbie/Ulandi/Claire on 021 551 8638.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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