System Engineer (1-year contract), Living Analytics Research Centre
Singapore Management University| Date Posted: 25-Sep-2020
Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD
- Manage and monitor all installed IT systems and infrastructure to ensure the highest levels ofavailability.
- Install, configure, maintain and update operating systems, application software and systemmanagement tools.
- Design and maintenance of databases and operational support systems.
- Proactively maintain system security, backup and redundancy strategies.
- Account management and access rights controls.
- Develop and maintain custom scripts to automate tasks for better efficiency.
- Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolutions.
- Provide IT support to end users.
- Conduct research on software/system solutions to address the systems/application need.
- Bachelor/Master in Computer Science/Engineering or relevant disciplines. Minimum 3 years of working experience in IT system engineering
- Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting enterprise Windows/Linux serverstack based environments
- Extensive experience with large scale distributed systems: ElasticSearch and Kubernetes.
- Extensive experience with Database Management Systems clustering (e.g., MySQL, MSSQL, MongoDBand PostgreSQL)
- Extensive experience with system security hardening, backup, and redundancy strategies
- Experience in maintaining Graphical Processing Unit (GPU) based servers.
- Experience with virtualization and containerization (e.g., VMware, KVM, Docker)
- Good knowledge in scripting skills (e.g., shell scripts, Perl, Python)
- Good knowledge in networking and security (e.g. OSI network layers, TCP/IP, VLAN, Firewall, IDS).
- Good knowledge in web hosting administration (e.g., Nginx, Wamp, Lamp).
- Experience in open source private cloud system and basic coding skills is a plus
- Strong in some programming languages such as C++, Java or Python
- Project management skills within a fast-paced work environment
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