Linux Systems Administrator

Linux Systems Administrator - Hamilton Central, Waikato

  • Talented systems administrator with a Linux focus
  • Interesting work, a time of change, experienced team
  • Health Insurance+Food&Drinks+Staff Lunches&Events+Free Parking+Hybrid Working
  • Modern Hamilton City Office – some of the best views in town!

We are seeking an intermediate or senior systems administrator to join our team and contribute to developing systems for our internal and external clients. With a merger of companies last year, we’re in an exciting phase of redevelopment. 

The role offers sociable full-time hours, a hybrid working system of 3 days office and 2 days WFH, an attractive salary, plenty of stakeholder interactions, and the autonomy to deliver your service in a manner that optimises your engagement and productivity.

About Us

The Infusion Group is a merger of NetValue Limited and Infusion Business Software, bringing together expertise in specialised software development and accounting software.

The Infusion Group is a family-friendly, positively focused environment with supportive colleagues. As a valued team member, you can contribute your skills and expertise. We have modern, well-equipped offices, one of the best views in Hamilton City, and plenty of staff benefits to keep you healthy and happy.

As a Group, we embrace diversity and inclusion and value inquisitive minds. We welcome applications from a wide range of people and have a fully accessible office accommodating most needs. 

About You

You will have a strong Linux focus and a passion for server administration, a positive, can-do attitude and the ability to keep up in a fast-paced, variable work environment, and ideally with; 

  • 5+ years experience in system administration.
  • Great multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex problems, software and hardware faults, and operational issues. Take appropriate corrective action personally and by interacting with other hosting team members.
  • Knowledge of web application architecture, cloud hosting, DevOps
  • Experience in
  • Setting up high-load, high-availability, multi-data centre environments
  • Supporting PostgreSQL and MySQL databases
  • Supporting Source Code Repositories (Git)
  • Disaster recovery readiness and management
  • Experience with;
    • KVM or other Virtualisation platforms
    • Kubernetes, OKD
    • Debian/Ubuntu/CentOS-based Linux Distributions:
      • IPTables, NFTables
      • Bind
      • Python/Bash/Perl
      • LVM/LVS/libvirt/DRDB
      • Postfix
      • Apache / Nginx / PHP
    • MySQL / PostgreSQL
    • Windows Server, Remote Desktop Gateway, MFA Security
    • FortiNet Networking
    • ISO or SOC-2 Quality Systems
    • Centralised Logging (ELK, Wazuh)
    • Monitoring Systems (Icinga, Munin, Prometheus)
    • Backup Systems (rdiff_backup, tape, Synology)
    • Ansible

The role includes participation on an On-Call roster on a 1-3 week basis.

If you want to join a progressive Company that delivers excellent software solutions, is going places and can provide you with a sense of belonging and achievement, and if you enjoy sharing food and getting regular updates on business progress, please apply now. 

Only applicants with a legal right to work in New Zealand should apply.

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:

  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a Linux Systems Administrator?
  • Which of the following Linux distributions are you familiar with?
  • Which of the following Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS) are you experienced with?
  • Which of the following configuration management tools are you experienced with?
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Hamilton

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