Vinirma Consulting Pvt Ltd
Thursday 24, Oct 2019

Senior System Administrator (Unix/Linux) for Qatar 

Vinirma Consulting Pvt Ltd

Doha, - Qatar - Salary Not disclosed

5 Years Morning Shift Full-Time

Job Details

Information Technology
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Managerial)
5 Years
Required Qualification:
Bachelor's Degree
Requires Traveling:
Salary Not disclosed
Salary Type:
Per Month
Total Vacancies:
system administratorunix.linuxbanksanwin2koracle


VINIRMA Consulting Pvt. Ltd. is a 360° Human Resource Management Consulting and Staffing Services Organization with operations in UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, Australia, USA, Singapore & India.

VINIRMA Consulting is currently looking for Senior System Administrator (Unix/Linux) for one of its clients which is a Business Consulting, IT Solutions and Services company in Qatar with the following terms and conditions. 

Role Objective 

The Senior System Administrator is responsible for administering and monitoring all Unix related systems, clustered environment, Virtualization, DR Solutions in order to ensure minimum downtime. 

The position ensures OS integrity by applying latest patch on the production systems. 

The position coordinates for new OS, Server creation, Backup Configuration, Storage Configuration, Hardware maintenance for development/test and production activities, Project implementation and new release implementation. 

The position also plays a major role in system transition and recovery in case of disaster. 

Additionally, the position is responsible for scheduling and monitoring of Production & DR site OS, Hardware, Backup, Storage and Server Infrastructure on a regular basis and takes care of administration. 

Perform Capacity planning and prepare action plan for execution according to the plan

Detailed Roles and Responsibilities


Install & Administer OS, Clustering, Backup infrastructure, SAN infrastructure and monitor its growth and performance. 

Ensure Unix OS are up-to-date, latest patches are applied, standards are maintained and followed.

Support for DBA’s, RAC implementation, Infra Vendors.

Support for large production-critical environment, Have product, technical, design knowledge on OS technologies, Virtualization (VM, Ldom, zones etc.) Clustering, Overall Infra structure, Basic networking knowledge, Automation products.

Consultation & Design evaluation for various infrastructure related projects, Business related projects.

Prepare, review & update Unix, Linux installation standards & ensure all OS are following these standards

Prepare, review & update baseline security standards & ensure all OS are following these standards.

Participate in regular OS security assessments and ensure to fix all vulnerabilities found. 

Prepare project plans and agree with Support Manager.

Support for new, existing Projects. Project Implementation and Delivery.

Ensure activities and performed as per plan & schedules.

Ensure to address any non compliance if raised by Internal or External auditors and prepare response to Audit report on relevant administration area.

Overseas Branch and Head office servers and its Servers maintenance and trouble-shooting and recommend connectivity paths for multiple remote users

Provides Support Activates for System Printers, Replication/Communication, Users Management, and Performance monitoring Space management.

Designing proper backup strategy 

Periodically reviews and updates contingency plan 

Ensure critical applications & Database are maintain for DR Site

Conducts periodic drill test on the backup plan

Responsible for rebuilding Servers and OS installation

Leads all System administration activities

Responsible for smooth system transition in case of disaster

Any other ad-hoc assignment 

Coordinates the newly released implementation development/testing and production activities.

Adhering to Service management policies and ensuring incidents closure within SLAs.


Install & Administer OS, Clustering, Backup infrastructure, SAN infrastructure and monitor its growth and performance. 

Participate in regular OS security assessments and ensure to fix all vulnerabilities found.  

Prepare project plans and agree with Support Manager.

Leads all System administration activities

Ensuring OS integrity by applying latest patch of the production software. 

Coordinates the newly released implementation and new OS, VM creations for development/testing and production activities.

Implement industry best practices in deployment, administration and upgrades.


Managing People in team by providing a focused, rational method for improving the performance of team members

Getting people to perform day to day services, even if they don't report to directly report to Him/Her.

Analyzing t team performance in projects and revisiting the engagement approach

Provide guidance and coaching to the team and motivate them to achieve project objectives.


Educational Qualifications: 

University degree in Computer Science or equivalent.

Oracle related Certification 


5-7 years of related experience 

Minimum 5 years of Database administration experience

Requires basic Networking knowledge

Minimum five years of working experience on the following technology: UNIX, Win2K, and ORACLE.

High level of interpersonal skills and communication skills both written and oral

Behavioral Competencies

Adherence to process, system and schedule


Feedback, motivating, mentoring and coaching

Communication skills 

Fostering Team work

Managing Change

Analytical thinking

Fostering Innovation

Strategic Thinking

Customer Orientation


Technical Competencies

Certification within Oracle Domain

Working knowledge of related tools, with extensive knowledge in Database Administration

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Terms and conditions

Joining time frame: 2 weeks (maximum 1 month)

Should you be interested in this opportunity, please send your latest resume in MS Word format at the earliest.

Job Specification

Vinirma Consulting Pvt Ltd is in search of talented and motivated individuals for the post of Senior System Administrator (Unix/Linux) for Qatar in the field of Information Technology in one of their office located in Doha - Qatar. The ideal candidate should have bachelor's degree qualification and atleast 5 years of experience. The position require system administrator, unix.linux, bank, san, win2k, oracle mandatory skills. This is a Full-Time morning shift job.

About Vinirma Consulting Pvt Ltd

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