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



  • 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

Please fill the form below to complete your application or submit your CV via
sgghana.jobs@socgen.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.

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