Ref: QP275-3401

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Position Title: Senior Systems Specialist
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: up to 23K SAR, all-inclusive depending on experience and qualifications plus family benefits
Job Location: Jeddah, KSA

About the Client:
A highly recognized international group handling Information Technology & Services located in KSA.

Job Description:
- Deliver and manage the complex hybrid cloud computing environments, which integrate public clouds with a variety of on-premises virtualization platforms
- Manage the scientific application stack comprising many open-source scientific applications and support researchers during their execution
- Support the operations of advanced Linux-based solutions running on virtual servers and containers and hosting critical business and research applications


- 45 years old and below
- Bachelor's or Higher Degree in Business, Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field required
- Expert-level knowledge of Linux OS administration
- Expert-level knowledge of Docker containers and Kubernetes orchestration
- Readily able to author DockerFiles, Kubernetes manifests and CI/CD pipelines
- Expert-level knowledge of open-source applications, ability to manage build & compilation process and optimization, strong troubleshooting capability
- Expert-level of open-source build tools such as cmake, make, gcc, SCons, Spack, Linuxbrew
- Strong knowledge of Git and GitLab and good familiarity with GitOps principles
- A strong advocate of Infrastructure As a Code (“IaC”) infrastructure management approach
- Familiar with virtualization platforms such as VMware/vSphere and OpenStack
- Familiar with public IaaS clouds such as Microsoft Azure and AWS
- Good knowledge of programming and scripting languages (Python, JavaScript, bash, and similar)
- Familiar with ElasticSearch, Nagios, Prometheus, Ansible, and Terraform

About the Company

RTC-1 Employment Services is a licensed recruitment firm based in Dubai, UAE. Our team has been in the market since 2004 and we are supporting various industries with their staffing needs across the Middle East and Africa.

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