As part of the GNS Business team, the IT Application Administrator is responsible in maintaining the Log Stack service components and integrating new clients on the platform.
Their role is to ensure the operation and maintenance of the applications, actively participate in the requirements and design specifications. They also determine relevance and potential value of new technologies to support business operations and strategy to create best practices and knowledge sharing.
Their duties include the full stack administration from Operating system and up, always acting with a DevOPS mindset.
The main and routine tasks of this position are to:
Administer the systems, including server configuration, monitoring and maintenance;
Resolve any anomalies in collaboration with other IDT teams;
Analyse and enhance system performance;
Make recommendations to increase service quality and draft all related documents;
Update the different systems;
Deploy and migrate projects;
Oversee application security;
Stay informed of best practices and develop leading expertise in the firm’s technologies;
Carry out all other related tasks.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or any other related field.
At least 1 year’s experience as a within a professional IT environment.
Operating Systems: Linux (RedHat based preferred)
Cloud management: Openstack, Amazon Web Service (AWS), Google Cloud Platform(GCP), Azure
Configuration management: Saltstack, Ansible, Chef or Puppet
Programming: Python: Java, GoLang etc.
Infrastructure as code: Terraform or equivalent
Knowledge of Java based applications in general.
Knowledge of Elasticsearch (Splunk, Graylog acceptable)
Source Code Revision Control: Git, SVN, perforce
Always thinks and acts with clients’, end users satisfaction in mind;
Strong analytical skills;
Excellent communication and organization skills;
Responsible and accountable for their actions;
Problem solving and questioning skills;
Persevering, autonomous, takes initiative;
Capacity to multitask and perform on strict deadlines;
Quality, services and result oriented;
Easily adaptable to changes and proposals;
Good team player, able to accept constructive criticism and give feedback, facilitates effective team interaction;
Creative & innovative.
We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, age or disability status