Linux System Administrator

Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 954
Date Posted:Jun 30, 2022
Closing Date:Jul 30, 2022
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:2
Functional Area:IT - Software
Salary Range:As per company salary scale
Years of Experience:3 - 5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension: Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About Aftrust technologies :


AfTrust is the fastest growing IT Company in Afghanistan offering a wide range of cost effective, scalable and reliable IT Solutions. The company was started a decade ago with a vision to help businesses and governments improve their functions by using technology. We provide support in a range of areas, from software development to website and system development and hosting to MIS and ERP development and much more. We design integrated IT solutions that support some of the largest public, private, and development sector entities in Afghanistan, the foundation of our strength is our human resources. We are an equal opportunity employer, at AfTrust, we have all the ingredients needed for success – the right people, partnerships with major international IT brands, absolute dedication to our clients, and a healthy dose of innovation.

Job Summary:

The applicant should have proper knowledge of overall Windows and Linux base infrastructure, he/she should have creative mind and should have ability to solve complex problems and scenarios, having the ability to work under tough and short time situations (if needed sometimes), he/she should understand completely the how to securely install and configure technologies, familiarity and having experience of using server monitoring and backups technologies, ability to work with server programing languages like Bash, databases on multiple servers, having the idea for management of big data, ability of having complex system analysis and design. he/she should document workflows and provide proper daily/weekly reports to direct managers.

Duties & Responsibilities:

We are looking for a system administrator that will be able to manage and support windows and linux servers. The main scope of work will include everything from instruction OS and related tech stack to configure the server and installed tools, using optimal and efficient technologies. Your primary responsibilities will be to work with servers and setup them for application usage. Therefore, it’s essential that you are skilled at problem solving, solution design, and highly team working.

  • Meet with developers, understand their requirements and setup servers based on the requirements and applications tech stack.
  • Customer focused and a good team player
  • Ability of analytical thinking and problem solving
  • Willing of researching and self-improvement
  • Excellent command of English,Dari/Pashto, both written and spoken

Provide the necessary documentation to support the technologies installation and configurations. Apply modern principles, methodologies, tools, and systemic processes to support the launch of new business capabilities. 

Bachelor's degree or equivalent formal training, certifications, or work experience in system administration are required (Master’s degree proffered).

Job Requirement:

  • Basic knowledge of Bash, Python, Shell Scripting, PowerShell are fundamental requirement
  • Willingness to learn new methodologies
  • Ability to liaison and work with non-technicals
  • Good communication skills
  • Understanding of Windows, Linux and Unix based systems
  • Strong authentication and authorisation knowledge would be an asset
  • Ability to work under pressure and deadline
  • Ability to work independently
  • Experience in:
  • Windows and Linux firewall configurations
  • Virtual host configurations
  • NginX and Apache configuration
  • SQL and No-SQL configuration
  • Web and mobile application technologies installation and configuration
  • Automation technologies installation and configuration
  • Server monitoring and maintenance
  • Experience with high traffic servers and networks would be an asset
  • Knowledge of:
  • Translating functional requirements into technical requirements
  • Creating timelines and writing technical documentation
  • Testing the stability and functionality of the application
  • Troubleshooting and fixing bugs
  • Maintaining the security and integrity of server 
  • Familiar with network technologies
  • DNS, DHCP, Active Directory
  • Monitoring and backups technologies
  • At least 3~5 years of experience in a similar position
  • Bachelor`s degree or master degree in Computer Science or equivalent

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
This job is expired