AServer Egypt, an integral part of an international group that is a technology leader in Cloud Computing and Dispersed Storage, announces the following vacancies:

Post: Senior System Engineer
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Vacancies: 1

The Engineering department is responsible for the development of our products in collaboration with our software development team. The team is responsible for the perfect design of new products, seamless execution of upgrades, documentation and installation procedures. The projects and activities within the Engineering department are mainly driven by product management.
As the requirements of our products are of a very high level, requirements for the personnel are similar. Therefore he or she needs outstanding technical skills, understanding of systems used in the context of hosting providers and data centers as well as good communication skills.

• Develop new products in collaboration with the software developers
• Compile, build and deploy custom-made integrated operating systems and environments
• Coach and educate System Engineers on the latest and advanced systems and tools
• Contribute to strategic product decision making in the network, storage and systems areas
• Test new products before handing them over to operations
• Test and validate upgrades for all existing products
• Test installation procedures;
• Provide installation manuals for all products and upgrades
• Writes user documentation matching the provided solution

• Bachelor or master degree in Computer science or equivalence by experience
• 3-5 years experience in systems engineering relevant to the described job;
• Profound knowledge of Linux
• Profound knowledge of Opens Solaris
• Understanding of virtualization technologies (Xen, VMWare,...), storage (NAS, SAN) and networking technologies (VLAN, L2 and L3 protocols, Firewalling, VPN, Monitoring...)
• Practical experience with data-center network and storage management is a must
• Profound understating of SAN/NAS concepts and technologies, with experience in RAID and/or dispersed storage solutions
• Profound understanding of internet technology (HTTP, FTP, SMTP,...)
• Experience with scripting: python, bash
• Team player
• Experience with the configuration of various systems like firewalls, network file systems, databases, email servers, VoIP systems, gateways, proxy servers,... (the more the better)
• Proven experience with IT planning and systems deployment, network and server security, backup and disaster recovery;
• Knowledge of English (required)
If you see yourself a fit to our high competency standard for this position, send a recent CV to:

Please include in the subject: "Senior System Engineer"
Please rename your attached CV to your full name