Unix Engineer is needed at Infinity Computers & Communications

 Unix Engineer is needed at Infinity Computers & Communications

Job Title:          Unix Engineer (Solaris)

Organisation: Infinity Computers & Communications

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Back Office Manager

About Us:

Infinity Computers & Communications Company Ltd (I3C) is a Technology Enterprise with a footprint in Uganda and the wider East Africa Sub-Region. Our company’s work spans over 15 years of experience in several African markets having previously traded as Computer Frontiers International LTD (CFI). Our core business is IT & Telecom. They are for sourcing for qualified applicants on behalf of their valuable client.

Job Summary: The Unix Engineer (Solaris) will provide support in the administration, maintenance, support and upgrades of UNIX operating systems.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:   

    • Assist in the implementation of approved policies and procedures for UNIX operating system design, implementation and maintenance.
    • Capable to handle multiple Unix Platform like: RHEL, OEL, SUSE Linux, Solaris.
    • Provide input in the planning of UNIX operating systems upgrades and deployment.
    • Provide support in the implementation and user acceptance testing of UNIX operating systems.
    • Assist in the development of a proactive maintenance cycle for UNIX operating systems and automate preventive/routine maintenance on systems.
    • Perform daily UNIX operating system administration, including hardware & software upgrades.
    • Work on the Migration from P2V and P2P.
    • Should have sound knowledge Virtualization Technology, especially on OVM and Solaris Zones.
    • Maintain backup of the UNIX operating system network.
    • Ensure optimal performance of all applications running on UNIX operating system environment for the CUSTOMER through proactive tuning and preventive maintenance.
    • Perform daily UNIX systems checks and correct any issues.
    • Regularly monitor UNIX systems performance and recommend adjustments to system parameters to ensure optimum performance and response time.
    • Work with the User Support team to provide second level support to end users and ensure timely resolution of UNIX system problems.
  • Work closely with relevant unit/ team/function in carrying out all relevant activities.
  • Attend team/divisional/departmental meetings as required.
  • Prepare/compile agreed periodic activity and performance reports for the attention of the Manager, IT Operations Support.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Manager, IT Operations Support.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  

  • The ideal candidate for the Unix Engineer (Solaris)job opportunity should preferably hold a first degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline.
  • Relevant UNIX certifications shall be of an advantage
  • At least three years of relevant work experience.
  • Broad knowledge and hands on experience with RHEL, OEL, SUSE Linux, Solaris platforms.

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should apply online, Click Hereand also send their applications via mail to; jobs@i3c.co.ug

Deadline: 15th October, 2017

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