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  • Posted: May 26, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Paracon SA is the founding company of the Paracon group of companies which provides Information and Communication Technology (ICT) services and solutions to a wide range of local and international clients. Paracon’s core business is its Resourcing division which is the leading supplier of ICT resources in South Africa, providing skilled ICT candidates ...
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    Linux Engineer (DevOps)

    Linux Engineer (DevOps) (1124384) Johannesburg, South Africa

    • Contributing to the x/zLinux projects
    • Deploying and managing Linux clusters (GFS2, GPFS, NFS4, SUSE-HA) using pacemaker, RHEV, Skynet and corosync stack
    • Administering Server, Clusters and related virtual infrastructure
    • Architecture recommendations, design and, new host configurations
    • Creation and changes to RHEV, KVM (qemu), VMware hypervisors and guest VMs
    • Maintaining Linux install and build documentation
    • Maintaining as-build documentation of the environment – configuration diagram
    • Responding to escalation incidents and service requests
    • Restoring/rebuilding servers in the case of a system failure
    • Performing root cause analysis of Linux server related problems
    • Capacity planning and recommendations
    • Linux patching and firmware updates
    • Ensuring Linux servers conforms to CIS (internal) security standards and policies
    • Ensuring Linux servers monitored and alerting in place
    • SUSE Manager clean-up, PostgreSQL upgrade from 9.4 to 10, upgrade from 3.1 to3.2,
    • SUSE Manager 4 deployment, Spacewalk to Satellite migration
    • SUSE upgrade to 15.1, RHEL upgrade to 8.1
    • Simulation design for VCDX qualification
    • Business Unit Disaster Recovery simulation and fixing errors if need be based on runbooks
    • Chef automate, Inspec, CIS Benchmarks, docker,
    • GIT check in on playbooks and recipes, Chef, Ansible/Tower deployments
    • Provide continuous updates on the Atlassian tool set (Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, Bamboo)
    • Develop CI/CD principles, Create, review and modify CI/CD pipelines, Maintain CI/CD tools/platforms, Develop and maintain pipeline configurations

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