As the Linux Infrastructure Operations Manager, you will be working with the IT Operations team in managing and leading the operational delivery of the Linux and Middleware infrastructure segment for the organisation, ensuring business availability.
A leading organisation in Dubai going through exciting developments and investing heavily in technology.
Ensure the team provide 24 x 7 management of the infrastructure operational and integration services across the group.Asses and Manage service provider performance within your portfolio. Accountable for managing service provider delivery of operational outcomes commensurate with the requirements of the service.Meet agreed performance service levels; contribute to the development of SLA’s and OLA’s that support the requirements of the Group and its customers.Ensure 24X7 infrastructure service availability for Tier1 and Tier2 Applications.Working in partnership with external providers as needed to deliver operational outcomes; governing performance, costs, risk and relationships to ensure seamless integration with service customers.Involvement in any risk reviews and audits of the services within your control, and managing subsequent follow up activities through to completion.Develop team leadership skills and performance including team motivation / engagement, coaching and performance management.
Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or related disciplines.Red Hat Certified Architect or Equivalent certifications is a must have.Must have over 10 years of overall experience with hands on automation knowledge and experience managing large teams.In-depth knowledge in Linux internals (Preferable RHEL / Ubuntu).Excellent hands on experience in configuration management, orchestration and IaC tools (Ansible, Jenkins, Terraform).Strong understanding of Virtualization Technologies (KVM / Libvirt / oVirt / KubeVirt. OVM).Strong understanding of Repository and Artifact management Tools (Red Hat Satellite, Spacewalk).Strong understanding of Container Technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, Openshift).Must have worked in the banking industry.
In addition to a fantastic leadership opportunity with a top organisation, this role will pay an attractive salary and offer relocation benefits.
RHEL, Ubuntu, Ansible, Jenkins, Terraform, OVM, Kubevirt, oVirt, Libvirt, KVM, Docker, Kubernetes, Openshift