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Job Title:   Linux System Administrator
Category:   Software Development
Total Positions:   1
Job Location:   Karachi
Gender:   Male
Minimum Education:   Bachelors
Career Level:   Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:   3 Years
Apply By:   Dec 14, 2017
Job Description:

CentricSource is looking for an experienced Linux System Administrator to join the team of Web and Mobile Application Developers. Professionals who have at least 3+ years of working experience in Server Administration (Linux). The right candidate will be offered competitive Salary and fringe Benefits.


  • Help tune performance and ensure high availability of cloud infrastructure
  • Design, develop and administrate infrastructure monitoring and reporting tools
  • Work with cross functional teams to manage requirements, dependencies, and streamline parallel development
  • Work directly with developers to coordinate and identify issues along with engineering process automation
  • Maintain operational, configuration, and other Standard Operating Procedure
  • Implementation and continual focus on expanding CI/CD methods
  • Maintain and manage source control, build systems and artifact repository, provide necessary level of administration support
  • Manage the standardization of tools and processes used in a DevOps culture 
  • Linux/Unix expertise require along with scripting
  • System Administration of build environments which can contain: Win, Mac, or Linux machines.
  • Managing Applications, Web and DataBase Servers


  • 2-3+ years of Linux (preferably Debian/Ubuntu) administration and/or systems engineering experience
  • 2-3+ years of Windows administration / systems engineering experience
  • 2-3+ years of Server Administration (Web and/or Database Servers)
  • Intermediate knowledge of corresponding build tools 
  • Intermediate knowledge of Configuration Management in a CI/CD Environment
  • Ability to automate software and application installation, setup and configuration
  • Scripting knowledge (Powershell, Bash, shell preferred)


Qualifications & Personal Attributes:

  • 2 to 3 years of experience working in an customer facing IT consulting role
  • Ability to communicate with audiences of all levels
  • Extremely fast learner with superb troubleshooting and analytical skills to solve complicated systems and application issues quickly
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

Preferably having Technical Knowledge in:

  • Cloud Computing (AWS, Linode, Office365)
  • DevOps and CI/CD Concepts
  • Security Expertise
  • LAMP and custom environments
  • Application Knowledge preferably PHP and Node
  • Independent, self motivated, good teamwork and able to work under pressure.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels in ENGLISH , both written and verbal.
  • Must have ability to meet the deadline.

Only the best LINUX System Administrator should apply, who are willing to work in 2nd Shift (EVENING): 3:00 pm to 12:00 am.


Company Information
Company Name:  CentricSource
Company Description:
pCentric Source, founded in 2002, dedicated to provide offshore employees with expertise in web development, software development, web design, graphic design and SEO. Centric Source provides full-time, remote Design, Development, SEO and Marketing professionals. We stand apart from the competition by our high standard of service, support and workmanship./p

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