AT&T UNIX/Linux Systems Administrator in Bratislava,

At AT&T we have a passion for technology and we are leading the way into the future. We're developing new technologies to make it easier for our customers to stay connected to their world. And with a network that covers 225 countries and more than 120 million customers, we’d say we’re well on our way!

Our Global Compute & Storage Operations organization is currently seeking a dynamic and talented individual to fill the role of UNIX/Linux System Administrator located in our Bratislava, Slovakia office. This is an opportunity for you to work for the world’s leading network provider! The future is now, are you ready for the challenge?

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Installing, configuring, and maintaining servers running UNIX/Linux based operating systems

• Monitoring and tuning systems to achieve optimum performance

• Perform system analysis, configuration management, and develop improvements for system availability and reliability

• Diagnose system issues, resolve outages, and perform root cause analysis

• Design, develop, recommend, and implement new or revised system software, configuration utilities, and automated processes, as necessary.

• Provides technical expertise for system transitions, migrations, and consolidations

• Perform SAN maintenance and troubleshooting

• Troubleshooting of TCP/IP networking within the OS and network layer

• Act as an escalation point for next level support

• Support of web, database, and application servers

• Support of EMEA and APAC training lab infrastructure

• Work closely with internal customers to understand their processes and requirements and how it impacts your team

• Collaborate with peers from around the world to ensure customers are provided world-class support

Key Competencies and Skills:

• Experience with Linux required

• Experience with AIX, HP-UX, Solaris, VMware, and Windows a plus

• Experience with Cisco switches and routers

• Advanced knowledge of PERL scripting language

• Shell scripting (sh/ksh)

• Ability to multitask

• Ability to work in a high pressure environment

• Ability to understand the technical design/architecture of computer systems, networks, and applications

• Ability to learn new technologies quickly and without supervision

• Fluent use of English written and spoken

• Clear and concise communication

• Flexibility to work nights/weekends as required

Education and Qualifications:

• High School Graduate

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related field

• Experience with Linux (RedHat mandatory, SuSE & Ubuntu desirable)

• Experience with AIX, HP-UX, Solaris, VMware, and Windows a plus

• Advanced knowledge of PERL scripting language

• CCNA or CCNP certification desirable

• Fluent English skills (written and verbal)

• Good organization and attention to detail

• A logical mind-set and a passion for problem solving and teamwork

• Experience in a multi-national, multi-cultural, global environment

• Experience within the IT, telecommunications, and/or networking industry is desirable

Additional Information:

Some benefits within AT&T are:

• Compensation for income loss due to sickness

• Group Life and Health Insurance

• Learning opportunities through the curriculum at AT&T University

• Discounts at local businesses