Context of the job
Provide technical / architectural consulting for application integration to various business systems.
Research and recommend innovative and automated approaches for system administration tasks.
Contribute to and maintain system standards.
Perform ongoing performance tuning and monitoring.
Perform periodic performance reporting to support capacity planning
Develop and maintain configuration management tools.
Install and maintain security patches on the operational and development systems.
Contribute to new or ongoing regional projects when required. Eg. Configure server hardware, work with cluster technology, install new servers on bare metal and / or virtual machines, help relocate or rebuild existing servers and work on automation to deliver our services.
Perform and check daily backup operations.
Apply operating system patches and upgrades on a regular basis.
Make recommendations for team improvements and standard operational procedures (SOP).
Be able to perform early- or night-shift duty roster.
Liaise with supplier and vendor to support various application systems and multiple platforms.
Work closely with regional and global teams in different timezones when necessary.
KEY RESULTS AREAS :
Minimize the number and severity of system related incidents with measurable improvement in production continuity and resiliency.
Deliver and maintain a very high support service level through Request Tickets and by strictly following SOP and Change Control processes.
UNIX patching automation to comply with by developing and contributing to OS patching system to accelerate and increase the
Ensure regular monthly OS patching meets BNPP Group IT Security Standards without jeopardizing system stability across all platforms in APAC.
Essential Technical Knowledge / Skills :
Solid understanding of operating system Oracle / Solaris, RedHat / Linux, IBM / AIX and enterprise products running on it, eg Vertias Cluster, Veritas Foundation, EMC PowerPath with storage either on SAN or NAS, Native OS multi-pathing
IT Security monitoring, audit and authentication tools on ArcSight, CyberArk, Centrify
System patching tools on RedHat Satellite and IBM BigFix
Automation and configuration tools on Ansible playbook coding and Puppet
Strong architecture know how on IBM / Lenovo & HP Blade, p-Series, i-Series and x-Series, DELL Proliant servers.
Working knowledge of ITIL framework, especially on INC and CHG managements
Proficiency in handling and contributing to complex IT-related projects. Experience working in a highly motivated project team, perhaps using Agile or Scrum methodology is a must.
Know how for writing a proposal, initiating, & planning projects, to executing, monitoring / controlling projects, until and including project closure is preferred but not essential.
Productiveness team work and strong analytical skills
Excellent verbal and written skills
Ability to write scripts in common administrative languages ??(shell, perl, python, Ansible playbook or etc) would be advantageous.
Qualifications and Experience :
5+ years' experience working in a similar environment with minimum of 3 years in Finance industry
Expertise in one or more project skills, eg. PMI, Agile, Scrum, or other (please specify).
Qualification in ITIL V3 Foundation
Proficient in tasks such as shell scripting, creating cron jobs, log file analysis, managing user accounts and groups
Good understanding of IT Security Risk Management and ability to assess the risk and reward for all decisions which will change any aspect of the Production environment.
Experience of managing projects, business-as-usual work and product roadmap priorities simultaneously.
Fluent in English (Written and spoken)
Relishes taking ownership, being totally hands-on and comfortable directly interfacing with people at all levels of the organization.
Must be :
o Independent, organized, self-motivated, responsible, able to complete tasks with little or no supervision.
o Service oriented, customer focused, positive, committed and have an enthusiastic attitude.
o Able to follow the company's standards, processes and procedures.
Other Value - added Competencies :
Knowledge on OpenStack, Redhat MRG, Docker, Ansible Tower, Rancher, HP CSA and HP OO, ITRS Geneos,, ELK, MongoDB
Knowledge on Design Thinking and Agile methodology
Knowledge and experience with Nutanix or other leading edge Hyper Convergence Appliances.
Years of experience : 5
Salary can be discussed upon profile.