Linux System Administrator

Contact: Shaheli Sengupta
Location: Canberra
ID: 1749
Closing date: 14-08-2020

Aris Zinc is looking for a Linux System Administrator in Brisbane/Canberra with a current NV1 security clearance for a 12 months contract with up to 2 yrs extension options.



  • Responsible for installing, configuring and maintaining Linux servers
  • Installing and configuring Linux components
  • Performing system maintenance and resolving server-side issues.
  • Managing, coordinating, and implementing software upgrades, patches and hotfixes.
  • Creating and modifying scripts or applications to perform specified tasks.
  • Transferring knowledge to support personnel.
  • Contributing to training material development


Selection Requirements/Essential:

  • Greater than 5 years of Linux system administration experience
  • In depth knowledge of Linux CentOS and Fedora
  • Experience with KVM and Openstack vitualisation technologies.
  • Experience with Kubernetes and Docker containerisation.
  • Experience with Shell, Perl, and/or Python scripting.
  • Solid knowledge of protocols such as DNS, HTTP, FreeIPA, SMTP, XMPP, Postfix(MTA), Dovecot and SNMP.
  • Experience with public key infrastructure (PKI).
  • Ability to provide technical advice to meet business requirements.
  • Active NV1 security clearance


Selection Requirements/Desirable:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or similar relevant degree.
  • Linux certifications such as RHCT, RHCE and LPIC.
  • Experience working with  communications and information systems.
  • Experience working within agile project management frameworks.
  • Experience with DEVOPS methodologies.


The role closes on 14th of August, 2020m at 6 pm (Canberra time).

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