For more than 15 years, Talan has been advising companies, supporting them and implementing their transformation projects in France and internationally. Present on four continents, Talan aims to achieve a turnover of 350 million euros for 3,500 consultants in 2021. The group puts innovation at the heart of its development and intervenes in areas linked to technological changes such as Big Data, IoT, Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence.
We are looking for an experienced UNIX system administrator to join our IT department. As a UNIX system administrator, you will be responsible for the installation, configuration, and maintenance of our UNIX systems. In this role, you will troubleshoot server errors, install new system hardware, respond to user issues, and monitor the performance of the network.
To ensure success as a UNIX system administrator, you should have in-depth knowledge of UNIX operating systems, excellent troubleshooting skills, and high-level knowledge of computer hardware. A skilled UNIX system administrator will ensure the smooth running of the company’s computer system and quickly respond to breakdowns and software issues.
Installing and upgrading UNIX system software on company servers and computers.
Creating UNIX file systems.
Setting up and maintaining UNIX user accounts and access management systems.
Implementing network and computer system policies.
Detecting and troubleshooting software and hardware issues.
Responding to user requests and software errors.
Monitoring the performance of the system and server.
Creating backup and recovery policies.
Setting up and monitoring security policies.
Applying patches and upgrades when necessary.
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a similar field.
Previous experience as a UNIX system administrator.
Knowledge of UNIX, LINUX (RHEL) operating systems, file systems (EXT3-4, XFS, LVM, NFS,...) , and network protocols such as FTP, SSH, DNS, DHCP,...
Detailed knowledge of UNIX principles, UNIX permissions, basic UNIX commands, and file manipulation.
Familiarity with Shell (Bash, KSH), Python scripting or Perl Scripting (a plus).
Knowledge of networking principles including routing, , VLANS, TCP-UDP/IP.
Understanding of backup procedures and storage management.
In-depth knowledge of computer hardware systems including circuit boards, memory modules, and processors.
Excellent troubleshooting skills.
English, French (nice to have)