Linux System Administrator

Posted date:  Jun 11, 2022

Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

About this opportunity

This role is for a System Engineer that will operate, maintain, and configure the IT systems providing Live and On-Demand video services for a Pan European operator! Solid understanding and experience of Linux servers & environments, networking & storage. Need to understand how to use certain technologies, follow the guidelines & be able to resolve issues quickly or collate detailed information and in-depth investigation before raising to other teams or relevant partners!

What you will do

  • Support and lead entire architecture(Linux Based) for Video services.
  • Performs configuration fixing on various components.
  • Guide in the analysis of major incident root cause and follow up with vendors and other Corporate teams as needed
  • Administrate SQL databases, Perl and PHP application scripts, and storage systems.
  • Develop custom scripts for the automation of certain operational tasks and service monitoring of the Interactive Video solutions.
  • Improve the proposed solutions for customer needs and operational optimizations;
  • Provide work instructions and improvements of the processes;
  • Work to identify and drive improvements

You will bring

  • Experience with Unix/Linux
  • Excellent knowledge of standard Linux tools & scripting languages (e.g Ruby, Bash, Perl, Python)
  • Experience with a RESTful architecture
  • Experience with microservices-based architecture and containerization (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Understanding of IP networking and data center infrastructure plus Internet protocols like HTTP, HTPP/2, RTP, RTCP, RTSP, RTMP, UDP, ARP, ICMP
  • Experience in supporting VMware environments
  • Experience in configuring and maintaining a range of common server applications, such as Apache, Samba, Tomcat, JBoss, IIS, SQL, etc.
  • Understanding of network security practices including the use of VPNs, ACLs, and firewalls
  • Proficient spoken and written English
  • Excellent communication and people skills, attention to detail;
  • Delivery Platforms and Apps (IOS, Android, HTML5)
  • Audio and Video coding/decoding technologies
  • Experience in systems automation, configuration management, automated server builds, and monitoring tools. e.g: Puppet, Jenkins
  • Knowledge &/or experience of using Amazon Web Services, OpenStack, Microsoft Azure, etc.

Why join Ericsson?

At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity. The chance to use your skills and imagination to push the boundaries of what´s possible. To build never seen before solutions to some of the world’s toughest problems. You´ll be challenged, but you won’t be alone. You´ll be joining a team of diverse innovators, all driven to go beyond the status quo to craft what comes next.

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Encouraging a diverse and inclusive organization is core to our values at Ericsson, that's why we nurture it in everything we do. We truly believe that by collaborating with people with different experiences we drive innovation, which is essential for our future growth. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply and realize their full potential as part of our Ericsson team.

Ericsson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, learn more.

Primary country and city:  Romania (RO)   ||  Romania : Bucharest : Bucharest || Romania : Timisoara : Timisoara  
Req ID: 664265  

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