APPLICATION/ EXPLOITATION OFFICER
We are currrently seeking an Application/ Exploitation Officer to;
Maintain best practices on managing systems and services across all environments
Proactively monitoring system performance and capacity planning
Manage, coordinate, and implement software upgrades, patches, hot fixes on servers
Install and maintain the performance of database servers.
Develop processes for optimizing database security.
Install, upgrade, and manage database applications.
Install, configure, and manage VMware vSphere environment
Update and patch virtual machines within the enterprise.
Follow policies and procedures for Change and Incident Management.
Document virtualization environment and keep documents updated per the configuration management plan.
Understanding and implementation of security best practices
Technical written and verbal communication skills (technical writing)
Ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment.
Promote increased impact on clients
Focusing energy and talent on collective success
Thinking out of the box and creating the conditions that breed innovation
Managing ethically and with courage
Encouraging commitment through example and consideration for others
KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERTISE
In depth knowledge of Linux: RedHat, CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu, etc.
Hands on experience with Databases Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL/MariaDB
Familiarity with VMWare and SAN management and concepts
Expert in Shell, Perl, and/or Python, Batch, PowerShell scripting
Strong problem solving and communication skills
Strong command of SQL and SQL server tools
Advanced knowledge of database security, backup and recovery, and performance monitoring standards
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Impeccable attention to detail
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field
One to three years of experience in database administration, information technology, database architecture, or a related field
MCSE/MCSA/ORACLE certifications a plus
Experience with Linux and Windows Server environments
Extensive experience with database technologies (MySQL, MS SQL, PostgreSQL Oracle, MongoDB)
Experience with cloud services (AWS, Microsoft Azure) a plus
VMware Certified Professional and MCP are desired but not required
Minimum of 2+ years of experience working with VMware servers in a production environment.
Additional Linux certifications (RHCT, RHCE and LPIC) will be considered an advantage
HOW TO APPLY:
Please fill the form below to complete your application or submit your CV via
email@example.com with the subject: “APPLICATION/ EXPLOITATION OFFICER”.
Deadline for the application is Wednesday 21st August, 2022. Please note, that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.