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Who is Mastercard

We are the global technology company behind the worlds fastest payments processing network We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives We believe as our company grows, so should you We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities

Job Title

Senior Engineer, Platform Engineering

Job Overview
Provide senior level support of technical hardware and software expertise in support of MasterCard Unix ( IBM AIX ) and Oracle/RedHat Linux Operating systems and platforms This is a Senior level IT Operations support position, with the expectation that the candidate has the very good Unix skills and is also willing to learn fast Assist other senior Unix administrators, Managers/Leaders & Consultants with IT support functions and maintenance activities

Major Accountabilities
Operating Systems (OS) installations , configuration, systems integration, systems management and security, maintenance, monitoring, troubleshooting, applying patches and upgrades, data and server backup of AIX, Oracle Linux and Redhat Linux
Troubleshoots networking, Unix/Linux systems, and applications to identify and correct malfunctions and other operational problems utilizing associated Linux and UNIX command line and management tools
Administer, monitor and implement all Unix/Linux servers within the highly available distributed datacenter infrastructure
Maintain and manage all aspects of Unix/Linux server maintenance from operating system patching to security updates on a timely basis
Implements system security policy and maintains compliance
Documents the design of the operating systems, like minimization and hardening
System administration support for application servers and services
Installs and debugs new and upgraded software on server and client platforms, ensuring compliance with current site licenses; designs, programs with scripts
Provides advice, training and technical support for various projects
As new technologies emerge and impact our systems, the System Administrator shall expect to learn these technologies very quickly and resolve any problems involved in integrating new technologies
Maintains a broad knowledge of state-of-the-art technology, equipment, and/or systems
Self-Driven and flexible willing to learn in adjacent areas (specifically configuration of MIP Software) Initiative to learn more
Thorough, adhering to critical processes even under stress
Support business disaster recovery procedures for assigned areas of responsibility
Accurately document duties and procedures to aid the department in cross-training and absentee coverage

Bachelors Degree with emphasis on information technologies or the equivalent job related experience

Knowledge and Experience
Experience in Oracle Linux and Red Hat Linux System Administration experience and program installation, compilation and configuration
Experience in UNIX System Administration experience to include AIX
Knowledge and experience working within an industry with minimal to no downtime requirements Financial industry experience a plus

Required Skills
Experience with AIX, Oracle Linux and Red Hat Linux administration, maintenance and support Redhat RPM (RedHat Package Manager building, scripting, executing) Expect scripting
Networking experience from basics to advanced OS configurations along with security knowledge
Experience in installation and monitoring of Application Servers
Experience Network File Systems (NFS), SSH services including standard daemons, protocols and applications, Proficient with some type of scripting or programming language such as Perl and shell scripting,
Bitbucket The ability of checking out code, code reviews, doing pull requests and approvals
Artifactory Familiar with accessing and finding artifacts
Chef Understands the concepts and can read and do minor changes to cookbooks (uses Ruby)
Spunk Able to pull together dashboards for reporting
Hands-on hardware and software troubleshooting experience
Ability to solve problems quickly and completely
Ability to identify tasks which should be automated and then write the necessary scripts
Solid understanding of the OS and can perform system analysis and tuning

Desired Skills
Experience with VMware operations and maintenance Configuration, and/or deployment experience with VMware Server or vSphere and vCenter preferred
Understanding of IBM hardware and virtualization
Understanding of Sparc hardware
Solid understanding of Hardware including and Network Area Storage (NAS) devices
IBM AIX or Red Hat Certification a plus
Knowledge and understanding of the Information Management, Information Assurance requirements, especially PCI Certifications
An understanding of load-balancing, clusters, RAID, firewalls, routers, etc
An understands purpose of Firewalls and Load Balancers and VPN and Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technologies

Non-technical skills
Excellent verbal and written skills, organization, project prioritization, and time management skills
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously under pressure without direct supervision
Ability and motivation to learn new technologies quickly and with minimal support and guidance
Effective communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of clients and staff (team player)
Evening, weekend and call-in work, shift on-call required to meet deadlines and correct system failures or for patch upgrades

Work Conditions
On Call support required
Fast paced environment
General office environment

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

If you require accommodations or assistance to complete the online application process, please contact reasonableaccommodationmastercardcom and identify the type of accommodation or assistance you are requesting Do not include any medical or health information in this email The Reasonable Accommodations team will respond to your email promptly

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Educational/Training
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : System Administration
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 09th Feb 2020

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