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Kyndryl Linux Administrator in Bangalore, India

Who We Are

At Kyndryl, we design, build, manage and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on every day. So why work at Kyndryl? We are always moving forward – always pushing ourselves to go further in our efforts to build a more equitable, inclusive world for our employees, our customers and our communities.

The Role

Role and Responsibilities of the Job:

  • Provide expert technical support in infrastructure domain area to achieve a high degree of Customer delight Service Level Agreement (SLA) & Process Compliance.

  • Perform business impact analysis and risk assessments to reduce the likelihood of significant service outage or disasters.

Essential Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Administration of linux Redhat, Ubuntu, Debian, Centos and Suse

  • HA cluster administration.

  • HA cluster administration (pacemaker and Hawk).

  • Knowledge of linux administration on x86, power(ppcle) and mainframe(s390x) architectures.

  • Extensive knowledge of bash scripting

  • Patch click management and automations with Redhat Satellite and puppet

  • Thorough understanding of DNS, HTTP, LDAP, SMTP and SNMP protocols

  • User and permissions management

  • LVM and LVM-mirror administration

  • Monitoring with zabbix, grafana, dynatrace, nagios.

  • Upgrade of rhel 7, 8 and 9 distributions. Debian and other linux.

  • Hardening of operating system and native services (http, sendmail, nfs, samba, etc).

  • DNS configuration (bind)

  • Disk RAID knowledge

  • Knowledge of cloud in AWS and GCP

  • SSH tunneling and reverse proxy knowledge

  • Multipathing and disk management

  • Security policy implementation using OpenSCAP

  • RHCSA, RHCE or LPIC certifications are preferred.

  • Scripting languages (PowerShell, bash, python)

  • Linux server administration and team management.

  • Good communication skills, Need to participate in client meetings.

  • Handle regular day to day IT Infra operations.

  • Installation of systems OS ,Applications and break fixing of H/W and S/W issues .

  • Working on Service Desk tickets.

  • Coordinating with IT stake holders to fix the issues.

  • Participate in internal/external audits to showcase the IT compliance status.

  • Perform the IT related task and update the status higher management on regularly.

  • Participating in Day/Weekly status review meetings

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Experience in Operating Systems tuning and configurations.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Minimum Background Investigation (MBI)

Required Professional and Technical Expertise:

  • A minimum of 7+ years of overall experience in IT Linux / Unix Domain with proven experience in Unix Operations.

  • Client Meetings, External Audit, Microsoft Linux OS Installation, Linux, Ubuntu, Debian Environment, Server Administration- Linux, System Administration

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise:

  • BE/ BTech/MCA/Diploma.

Who You Are

You’re good at what you do and possess the required experience to prove it. However, equally as important – you have a growth mindset; keen to drive your own personal and professional development. You are customer-focused – someone who prioritizes customer success in their work. And finally, you’re open and borderless – naturally inclusive in how you work with others.

Required Technical and Professional Experience

• Deep expertise within specific technology domain areas (e.g., software development, cloud computing, systems engineering, infrastructure, security, networking, data & analytics) • Enterprise IT application experience • Hands-on experience in at least one of the following: software development, DevOps engineering, systems administration, or systems architecture in public cloud AWS domain • In-depth knowledge of Windows and Linux Operating Systems • Must have experience driving for engineering solutions and working across teams • Extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals • Ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce conclusions and responses. • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written • Strong process improvement experience

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

• In depth knowledge of Amazon cloud hosting architecture with experience with AWS and Azure is a bonus • Exceptional judgment and decision-making abilities • Familiar with a variety of IT concepts, practices, and procedures • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models • Logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with high attention to detail

Being You

Diversity is a whole lot more than what we look like or where we come from, it’s how we think and who we are. We welcome people of all cultures, backgrounds, and experiences. But we’re not doing it single-handily: Our Kyndryl Inclusion Networks are only one of many ways we create a workplace where all Kyndryls can find and provide support and advice. This dedication to welcoming everyone into our company means that Kyndryl gives you – and everyone next to you – the ability to bring your whole self to work, individually and collectively, and support the activation of our equitable culture. That’s the Kyndryl Way.

What You Can Expect

With state-of-the-art resources and Fortune 100 clients, every day is an opportunity to innovate, build new capabilities, new relationships, new processes, and new value. Kyndryl cares about your well-being and prides itself on offering benefits that give you choice, reflect the diversity of our employees and support you and your family through the moments that matter – wherever you are in your life journey. Our employee learning programs give you access to the best learning in the industry to receive certifications, including Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Skillsoft, and many more. Through our company-wide volunteering and giving platform, you can donate, start fundraisers, volunteer, and search over 2 million non-profit organizations. At Kyndryl, we invest heavily in you, we want you to succeed so that together, we will all succeed.

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Kyndryl is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. Kyndryl is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.