Linux System Administrator/Engineer

82 Tran Huy Lieu, Phu Nhuan, Ho Chi Minh
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Top 3 Reasons To Join Us

  • Highly competitive salary
  • 15 days leave/year
  • 13th month salary

The Job

Forix is looking for an experienced Linux System Administrator to join our award-winning team that specializes in providing ongoing Magento support and development services to clients around the world.  

You will be joining a premier Magento Enterprise Partner and will have the opportunity to work with industry leaders, developing high-performance eCommerce websites. This is a fast-paced environment for someone looking to seriously grow and put their skills to the test.



  • Monitors assigned systems for security and performance on a daily basis.
  • Applies security fixes to meet PCI-DSS requirements.
  • Manage security including best practices, using a change management system, tools and processes.
  • Creates technical/operational test plans for new software patches and releases.
  • Proactively monitors environment and application health for potential issues and take action to preserve SLAs.
  • Documenting and reporting operation for assigned systems.


  • Configure load balancing for Magento performance
  • Determine load balancing for checkout, fine-tune checkout flows
  • Diagnose data and caching issues
  • Set up and monitor caches using built-in and third-party cache tools
  • Adjust MySQL settings
  • Adjust Magento caches
  • Install & tune PHP accelerator
  • Isolate performance bottlenecks


  • Provides assistance, diagnosis, troubleshooting and problem resolution of software and application issues
  • Sets up and configures new environments.
  • Automates e-commerce deployments using scripting solutions and tools.
  • Provides direction, support, and training to application development teams in the e-commerce environment.
  • Assists development teams with performance tuning activities.
  • Work with the database, including performance tuning, managing backups, and pruning stale data
  • Continually learns and applies new information in a changing, fast paced dynamic technical environment.
  • Propose optimal software & hardware
  • Recognize the key architectural features, strengths, and weaknesses of different web servers
  • Contributes to the definition and standardization of operational procedures.

Your Skills and Experience

  • At least two year-experience in similar position.
  • Experience configuring, managing and deploying the LAMP stack.
  • Experience in Magento deployment, configuration and optimization is a big plus.
  • Experience identifying, troubleshooting and resolving technical problems using critical thinking and analytical skills in fast paced environment preferred.
  • Strong Linux scripting skills (Perl/Bash/Ant/Python/shell scripts).
  • Strong knowledge of network: IP subnets, VLAN, routing, DNS, DHCP, firewall.
  • Strong knowledge of Unix base system.
  • Knowledge of code control and deployment tools (Ex: Maven, Ant, Shell Script, Zend Deployment or Jenkins/Hudson).
  • Solid understanding of server architectures, Linux operating systems and application resource utilization.
  • Ability to work individually and under high pressure without losing your cool.
  • On a rotation basis, on call 24/7.

Why You'll Love Working Here

  • High, competitive base salary
  • Monthly profit sharing bonuses
  • Monday-Friday work week (9AM-6PM)
  • Ongoing education and training opportunities
  • Monthly team building events
  • Annual company retreat
  • PVI Insurance
  • 15 days leave per year
  • Christmas Holiday
  • Daily tea, snack, and fruit breaks

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