Infrastructure Architect - Linux/Unix/Cloud

Posted 02 Apr 2024

Bangalore, Karnataka - India

Req Id 273431


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Your role:


System Design and Architecture:

  • Design and implement robust on-prem and on-cloud SLES, Red Hat, and AIX-based systems and architectures that align with organizational goals and industry best practices.
  • Evaluate and recommend hardware and software solutions for SLES, Red Hat, and AIX platforms to meet performance and scalability requirements.
  • Individually drive demands coming in from various sectors till the completion of the project. 
  • Prepare High Level Design, Low Level Design, Bill of Materials, Implementation Guide, Operations Guide documentations based on project needs
  • Define Technology Road Maps and Strategies based on Business Needs and Market standards.
  • Define Datacenter consolidation road maps 


Infrastructure Management:

  • Indepth knowledge to manage, maintain and troubleshoot SLES, Red Hat, CentOS and AIX based solutions.  
  • Indepth knowledge on high availability solutions like Pacemaker, IBM Spectrum Scale (GPFS), Lustre Parallel Filesystems, 
  • Indepth knowledge on security hardening and CIS standards.
  • Indepth knowledge on performance tunings on OS
  • Indepth knowledge on IaaS solutions from major cloud providers like AWS, GCP 
  • Implement and enforce security measures on OS based on CIS standards. 
  • Indepth Knowledge on Hardware Platforms and Virtualization Platform


Performance Optimization:

  • Indepth knowledge on monitoring solutions and historic performance data analsys 
  • Provide capacity management inputs based on these analysis. 
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to optimize applications and infrastructure on these platforms for maximum efficiency.


Audit and Vulnerability Management:

  • Conduct regular audits of SLES, Red Hat, and AIX systems to ensure compliance with security policies and regulations.
  • Implement vulnerability management processes, including regular scans, assessments, and remediation activities.


Troubleshooting and Issue Resolution:

  • Provide expert-level support for SLES, Red Hat, and AIX-related issues, troubleshoot problems, and implement timely resolutions.
  • Conduct root cause analysis and implement preventive measures to minimize future incidents.


Scripting and Automation:

  • Develop and maintain scripts for automating routine tasks on SLES, Red Hat, and AIX systems, ensuring operational efficiency.
  • Indepth knowledge on one of the configuration management tools like Ansible or Salt Stack
  • Indepth understanding on Orchestration tools like StackStorm , VMware Orchestrator 
  • Indept understanding on Infrastructure as a Code concept. 


Identity and Access Management:

  • Indepth knowledge of Least Privilege Management concept on Linux/Unix
  • Indepth knowledge on Linux/Unix AD Integration for user Management. 
  • Implement and manage Centrify user management solutions for secure and efficient identity and access management across SLES, Red Hat, and AIX environments.
  • Ensure proper authentication, authorization, and auditing controls are in place.


Collaboration and Documentation:

  • Collaborate with other IT professionals, including system administrators and developers, to ensure seamless integration of SLES, Red Hat, and AIX systems.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive documentation for system configurations, processes, and procedures.


Who you are:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.
  • Relevant experience of minimum 12 years
  • Proven experience as a SLES, Red Hat, AIX Architect, or a similar role.
  • In-depth knowledge of SLES, Red Hat, and AIX operating systems and associated technologies.
  • In-depth knowledge on IaaS solutions from various cloud providers
  • Strong scripting skills (Shell, Python, etc.) for automation and task simplification.
  • Experience with configuration management tools 
  • Familiarity with StackStorm for event-driven automation.
  • Expertise in Centrify user management solutions.
  • Indepth understanding of networking protocols, security principles, and best practices.
  • Experience with audit processes and vulnerability management.
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.  


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