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System Administrator - Linux

Apply Job ID 514102BR Date posted 05/04/2022 Location(s) Querétaro City, Mexico

Why Kyndryl

Our world has never been more alive with opportunities and, at Kyndryl, we’re ready to seize them. We design, build, manage and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on every day. Kyndryl is at the heart of progress — dedicated to helping companies and people grow strong. Our people are actively discovering, co-creating, and strengthening. We push ourselves and each other to seek better, to go further, and we carry this energy to our customers. At Kyndryl, we want you to keep growing, and we’ll provide plenty of opportunities to make that happen.

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Your Role and Responsibilities

Clear understanding of Unix/Linux environment, Assure availability, performance, monitoring and security of cloud infrastructure, cloud services. SysAdmin will Build and maintain Messaging Services using MQ and Kafka.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Linux/Unix Administration experience
Troubleshooting: understand the regular actions to execute when you are investigating a case that involve the Operating System.
Administration: Create/modify/remove users, Manipulate storage,Network ,Deal with middleware
Scripting: Be capable to understand automations, proficient at any of these lenguages: bash, python, perl, ruby, groovy, capable to create automations, experience integrating the scripts to an orchestration tool (rundeck, Jenkins, ansible)
Strong Communication skills since will be leading Cloud changes implementations*Experience working on multi cultural, worldwide environments.
Availability for on-call support as needed.

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

Cloud: Familiar with cloud concepts and had experience on at least one
Understand the infrastructure concepts on clouds and general topics: VPCs, Virtualization Instances, IAM, services.
Be able to work on different administration interfaces for a cloud: web portals, APIs and CLIs
Have some hands-on or understanding of platform as a code alternatives (preferred: terraform).

Required Education

Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education

Bachelor's Degree

Being You @ Kyndryl

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.

Other things to know

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Primary Job Category

Technical Specialist

Role (Job Role)

Systems Administrator

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Travel Required

No Travel


(Y045) Kyndryl Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V.

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