Experience of 6 to 8 Years in the field of IT infrastructure projects & operations, preferably in Data Centers, Large IT Setup, Mission Critical IT Infrastructure in Telecom / Banking.
Graduate / Post Graduate Degree in Electronics / Computers / IT / Electronics & Telecommunication / or other relevant streams.
Experience in deploying and managing Large Scale Distributed Linux/Unix Environment
To develop python /perl / shell scripts
Enhance existing scripts developed in python/shell
Test and implement open source tools which helps in automation in IDC.
Experience in Linux administration and good OS knowledge
Expected to write scripts in python/shell/perl for Linux/UNIX requirement of automation.
Expected to build, deploy, manage & troubleshoot both physical and virtual servers using the skills mentioned along with configuration for high availability like clusters. Also carryout hardening of the servers as per the laid guidelines
Expected to Monitor, Troubleshoot and fine tune both physical and virtual server (various flavors) including system setup and sub-components. Primary responsibility would be to recover from any outage and ensure timely performance management activities are being carried out
Experience in Provisioning / Configuration / Monitoring / Virtualization management solutions viz. Cobbler, Salt, Puppet, Chef, Cfengine, Zabbix, NagiOS, KVM, Zen etc.
Project Implementation on at least two of the above technologies with clients more than 1000.
Experience in remote execution framework for Linux / Unix with shell scripting and Python.
Worked on Authentication and Authorization technologies like Kerberos, LDAP, AD, RBAC etc.
Installation, Configuration & troubleshooting of UNIX/ Linux Flavors (Solaris/ AIX/ HP-UX/Red Hat/ SUSE/ etc.) Preparing the Hardening Guidebook and necessary automation tool-kit. Also carryout hardening of the servers as per the laid guidelines.
Experience on Virtualization Tools like VCenter, Xen Center, SCVMM
Should have technical OEM certifications for IDC products or technologies (Servers, Storage).
Familiarization with Enterprise Service Management tools for automated testing, Monitoring (for OS, Network, Applications, etc.), Event correlation engines, Service desk (ITIL compliance, workflow and Self Service)
Advance Level of configurations for high availability like Cluster setup, replication setup, etc. applicable for Disaster Recovery scenarios with pre-defined RTO & RPO.
Installation, Configuration & Management of Virtualization Technologies like VMware/ Citrix/ Hyper-V etc. using tools like VCenter, Xen Center, SCVMM, etc.
Should have worked in Remote Server Management environment using appropriate tools.
Adequate knowledge on Other Operating Systems, Networking, Database, Applications, Security and ITIL processes.
Should have knowledge of Infrastructure Components like Active Directory (AD)/ LDAP, Domain Name Service (DNS), NTP.
Knowledge of Backup & Recovery technology and related products is mandatory.
Knowledge of storage technologies (SAN/ NAS/ DAS/ Cloud Storage) is essential.
Basic knowledge of Networking would be an advantage.
Understanding of Principles of Information Security along with experience in critical aspects required from Server platform is essential.
Knowledge or experience of using Enterprise Service Management tools for automated testing, Monitoring (for OS, Network, Applications, etc.), Event correlation engines, Service desk (ITIL compliance, workflow and Self Service), etc.
Ability to write shell scripts would act as an added advantage.