Position title
Unix Engineer

Job Summary

  • Assist in the administration, maintenance, support and upgrades of UNIX operating systems.


  • 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 in CUSTOMER through proactive tuning and preventive maintenance.
  • Perform daily UNIX systems checks and correct any issues.
  • 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.
  • Liaise 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.


  • First degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline.
  • Relevant UNIX certifications shall be of an advantage
  • Excellent Knowledge and hands on experience with RHEL, OEL, SUSE Linux, Solaris platforms.
  • Minimum of three (3) years relevant work experience.

How to Apply

Send CV and Academic Documents to; [email protected]


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