Senior System Administrator

Games Jobs - Programming - Ukraine

Job Title Senior System Administrator
Skills Required Programming
Job Description  will be part of the Online Operations – Network Operations team dealing with the creation, planning, implementation and ongoing management of Crytek’s 24x7 gaming network across multiple datacenter, games and platforms.


  • Day to day operation and maintenance of a 24x7 hosted data center environment
  • Installation, configuration and patching of system and game software
  • Daily monitoring, management and reporting tasks, as well as contributing to 99.9% application and system uptime
  • Works closely with R&D to install, configure and operate developed features, as appropriate
  • Ensure appropriate, accurate, up-to-date technical documentation is available for systems and logic
  • Mentoring to junior team members
  • Assist with process development and documentation
  • Must be willing to work shifts in order to provide 24x7x365 coverage


  • 2+ years of System Administrator experience
  • Knowledge of Linux (preferably CentOS)
  • Familiarity with common services, such as NFS, DNS and web services
  • MySQL experience
  • Knowledge of distributed file systems
  • Enterprise network infrastructure devices (firewalls, load balancers)
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills
  • Adaptable and able to react quickly and efficiently to new situations
  • Experience operating and maintaining a dynamic, highly available environment
  • Written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Effective when working under pressure and delivering to high standards within tight deadlines


We offer:


  • competitive salary level;
  • modern and comfortable office very close to the subway;
  • perfect working conditions;
  • paid English courses;
  • medical insurance.


If you are interested in this vacancy, please send us your CV with a covering letter to the address:


Salary Based on experience
Location Ukraine
Job Category Programming
Date posted 21/11/2013
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Crytek using their internal reference 557.
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