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IBM Systems Administrator: UNIX Operating Systems LINUX in BRNO, Czech Republic


System Administrators are the gatekeepers to the many systems that run our company and our clients. As a System Admin with IBM, you will have the opportunity to provide high-value IT services and leverage our leading-edge technology portfolio in our global network. Your work has a direct impact on the day-to-day productivity of our business by ensuring integrity of and access to our most important resource: data.

Your Role and Responsibilities

IBM is looking for talented people who have following skills:

Basic Administration

  • Solid experience with Unix and Linux operating systems; Linux certifications are a plus

  • Working knowledge of Ubuntu / CentOS / Debian / Red hat Enterprise LinuxV5/6/7 System administration and its trouble shooting

  • In depth knowledge of Linux Kernel & CLI commands

  • In depth knowledge in linux administration skills with knowledge of storage services SAN / NAS

  • Expert on troubleshooting Unix/Linux system issues and Root Cause Analysis

  • Experience to build server(s), clustering, Performance tunings and troubleshooting is a must

  • Knowledge in Python/Perl/shell scripting

  • Solid networking skills and experience (including VLANs, VPNs, switching and bridging, TCP/IP and related protocols)

  • Experience with HA deployments and concepts

  • Experience with Virtualisation: Xen/KVM/Hyper-V

  • Experience in infrastructure services, such as DNS, Email and firewalls

  • Experience with monitoring systems and sevices

  • Demonstrated knowledge of security protocols and vulnerability remediation

  • Build, deploy, and maintain internal cloud infrastructure as well as traditional virtualization-based environment

  • Maintain data center environmental, disaster recovery, monitoring, and alerting systems

  • Document internal processes and procedures related to system administration

Basic Cloud

  • Experience with cloud computing; familiarity with Red Hat OpenStack Platform or Red Hat OpenShift is a plus

  • Working knowledge of Linux Based KVM and Hypervisor/KVM

  • Experience with containerization and running containerized environment including: Docker, Docker Engine, Kubernetes, LXD

  • Experience with a configuration management tool or infrastructure as code including Ansible, Chef, Puppet or Terraform

  • Experience with Redhat Satellite

Generic skills

  • Perform complex tasks and resolve complex systems problems

  • Ability to conduct research into a wide range of computing issues as required

  • Should be open to work with any kind of Open source software

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and carry out tasks with alignment to actual demands

  • Problem solving skills and ability to work under pressure in a rapidly paced, customer facing, 24/7 production environment

As an IBM employee, you will be entitled to the following benefits:

  • 5 weeks of paid vacation

  • Elaborate education program for each employee - training during the work career, courses are lead by professional lectors; e-learning education; flexible education plan for each job position

  • Strong career opportunities

  • Access to Hi-tech; MAC@IBM

  • Above standard Medical Care

  • Discounts in Sports, Culture, Healthcare, Childcare, Finance, Electronics

  • Global Travel and Life insurance

  • Contribution to the Pension fund

  • IBM stock purchase plan

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Join our Succeeding@IBM Program - a structured on-boarding and development program

  • Become part of our diverse and multinational community and collaborate within global and local teams

  • Gain knowledge and develop skills through our world-class trainings

  • Benefit from mentoring and coaching

  • Balance your work with your life and enjoy a flexible working environment

Please, take in consideration, that should your application be successful, our recruiters will contact you.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related technical field

  • 5+ years of working experience in Linux system administration

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work within a global team and strong work ethi

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Experience with setting up LDAP, DNS , DHCP

  • Experience building and supporting systems in AWS

  • Excellent understanding of typical multi-tier architectures: web servers (Apache, nginx, caching (SQUID) & application servers)

  • Hands-on Experience in SQL (MySql) and No SQL Databases (Hbase, Cassandra, Hazelcast)

  • Experience with private and public cloud environments

  • Good understanding of PCI-DSS and/or working with sensitive data

  • Experience with managing cloud resources, AWS experience is a plus

  • AWS Systems Admin and Automation

  • Certifications RCHSA & RHCE are desirable

  • Experience with SANs and cloud storage solutions

  • Experience with web based applications and infrastructure

  • Using and maintaining CI/CD tools is a plus, such as Jenkins or similar tools

About Business Unit

At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's this unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking. If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS is the place for you!

Your Life @ IBM

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world. What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.