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Linux/Unix Administrator - Prague

Linux/Unix Administrator - Prague

We are looking for Linux/Unix Administrator for one of the largest exchange
organizations worldwide. As a financial marketplace organizer, the company
provides a portfolio of services covering the entire process chain: securities
and derivatives trading and clearing, netting and transaction settlement,
custody and provision of market information. Information Technology designs,
builds and operates the technological infrastructure of the company. These
highly integrated and automated IT systems are essential to our success.

Field of activity

The Systems Infrastructure department is mainly responsible
for the management of Servers and Third Party Software Infrastructure (Windows
/ Citrix bases systems, Unix / Linux, Z/OS / Z/Linux, VMS, Hypervisor); the
management of the Data Infrastructure (database, backup and storage); the
management of the Connectivity to SWIFT and via MQ; the administration and
operation of Notes, Metaframe, Novell, SAP systems and Office Automation
support systems; the infrastructure process support (Capacity Planning,
Disaster Recovery, Asset Management, etc.)


  • Daily operation of Linux/Unix Server including
    troubleshooting of server issues
  • Maintenance of the monitoring system
  • Installation of Linux/Unix Operating System on physical and virtual servers
  • System management (upgrading, patching and tuning), capacity and performance
    management. Installation and upgrade of third party products
  • Configuration
    and support of Veritas Volume Manager (disk group management, snapshots
    functionality, file systems creation/grow/shrink/removal, etc.) and Veritas
    Cluster Server (custom agents, resource dependencies and criticality, network
    setup, monitoring, etc.)
  • Maintain and ensure high-availability on server or
    application level (through clustering or stand-by hosts)
  • Operation includes
    shifts and on-call duty distributed among the team (an average of 2 shifts or
    oncall duty per month might be expected)

Qualifications/required skills

  • University degree in Information Technology or equivalent
  • 3+ years experience in System Administration in a highly critical environment
  • Expertise in RedHat 5/6/7 (installation, system monitoring and maintenance,
    tuning and troubleshooting, etc.)
  • Expertise in Veritas Volume Manager and
    Cluster Server is an advantage
  • Expertise in at least one additional Unix
    system (Solaris, AIX) is an advantage
  • Experience in automation of
    installation and deployment (RedHat Satellite, Puppet, Foreman, Ansible) is an
  • Experience with monitoring tools is an advantage
  • Good
    communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to work in a highly
    critical production environment
  • Willingness to take over responsibility
  • Willingness to gain expertise on new technologies
  • Proficiency in written and
    spoken English, German is an advantage

Some of benefits:

  • Prague public traffic ticket
  • Meal tickets / multi vouchers
  • 25 days of Holiday
  • Fitness centre membership
  • Pension/Life insurance
  • Possibility of home-office

Please contact me if interested in this great opportunities
available. Please note we are only able to accept applications from candidates
from within the EU for the moment or those with Czech Permanent residency.

Email: for further details

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