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System Administrator
Ref No.: 18-00836
Location: Lahore, Karachi
Position Type:Fulltime/Permanent
Internal Classification
Department:G&A - IT
Areas of Expertise:Sys Admin
Required Career Level:Experienced Professional
Job Shift:Third Shift (Night)
Required Qualification:Bachelors
Years of Experience (Min):5
Job Credit:Featured
The Division:
CORESense, a division of Constellation Software Inc., is an all-in-one Point of Sale, eCommerce and retail business management solution designed to lower costs and increase sales. It wraps point of sale, store operations, ecommerce, inventory management, order management, and customer management software around a centralized product, customer and inventory database.
Founded in 2001, CORESense delivered the market's first cloud-based retail management solution in 2003 and is now recognized as one of the premier providers of retail management software solutions.

The Position:
  • The division is looking for an experienced Linux Systems Administrator, who will be responsible for monitoring and managing equipment in data centers and client-side servers, as well as for performing technical services work for internal requirements as well as for customer needs.
  • The hired professional may get to travel to the division office in North America, for a short training meet up.
  • The selected candidate shall work out of the Contour Software Lahore/Karachi office, working as part of the resource-center team, as an extension of the onshore R&D team.
 Required Qualifications:
  • 5-10 years' experience as a system administrator in a Linux environment
  • Working experience of Linux (DEBIAN / UBUNTU preferred).
  • Experience of deploying web servers including Apache, Nginx.
  • Monitoring systems: (Nagios preferred).
  • Familiarity with virtual environments (VMWare).
  • Strong knowledge MySQL DB administration and maintenance.
  • Cisco certifications a plus.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Nice to Have:
  • Working Knowledge of GlusterFS
  • Working knowledge of modern scripting languages (e.g. PowerShell, Bash, Python, etc.).
WORK HOURS: 2:00 am to 11:00am (Pakistan Standard Time) plus on call 24/7
Benefits Package:

Contour Software is committed to provide exciting learning opportunities, quality of work, and work-life balance to its employees.
Our benefits package includes:
  • Market-leading Salary
  • Medical Coverage – Self & Dependents
  • Parents Medical Coverage
  • Provident Fund
  • Employee Performance-based bonuses
  • Profit Sharing Plan [Tenured Employees only]
  • Home Internet Subsidy
  • Conveyance Allowance
  • Life Benefit
  • Child Care Facility
  • Professional Development Budget
  • Leaves Encashment
  • Recreational area for in-house games
  • Sporadic On-shore training opportunities
  • Friendly work environment