IBEX Tech Jobs January 2020 Principal Linux Administrator

Principal Linux Administrator


Industry: Computer Software

Occupational Category:

Principal Linux Administrator

Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week

Salary: PKR 100000

Description: Infrastructure Support, System Tuning and enhancements, Automation of daily routines, System deployment, Security and Audit Compliance, Applications scalability, Application redundancy, Deep knowledge of Linux system, Scripting, Moniting, Public Cloud. .


  • In depth knowledge of the Linux Operating System
  • Enterprise Linux – including understanding of kernel tuning and OS monitoring tools.
  • Familiar with software project build automation (“make”, Maven) and Build and Integration tools (Jenkins).
  • Proficient with scripting in Shell (bash, ksh) and Python.
  • Understanding of virtualization environments (ESXi).
  • Working knowledge in an orchestration and configuration management tool (preferably Ansible).
  • Familiar with the IaaS public clouds (Azure or preferable AWS).
  • Understand Infrastructure and security services like Load Balancing, Firewall, TLS encryption etc.
  • Understand component placement for a traditional 3 tier application and microservices based applications.
  • Proficiency in production troubleshooting, including distributed systems.
  • Working knowledge of Linux Containerized environments (one of “Open Contained Initiative”, Docker, CoreOS).
  • Familiar with Monitoring tools – both at the OS level.
  • Knowledge around “Infrastructure as Code” as the way to manage infrastructure.
  • Familiar with agile methodologies in Operations and Development.
  • Familiar with an SLO-based (Service Level Objectives) management style.

Educational requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science

Experience requirements:

  • Minumum 5 years experience


  • Ability to work in a team environment with members of varying skill levels.
  • Highly motivated.
  • Learns quickly.


  • IBEX Tech provides top-tier employee compensation benefits and a relaxed, team-oriented work environment, including: Medical, Life, Dental


  • Performance-based annual bonus plan, project-completion bonuses

If interested in this position, please email us your resume, along with salary requirements and a cover letter to Jobs

Date Posted: 2020-01-14