Systems Engineer

  • Job Category
    Engineering, Information Technology
  • Job level
  • Contract type
    Full Time
  • Location
  • Salary
    S$4000 - S$9500

Job Description

Job Description:

  • Perform OS patching for large number of servers (>1,000) (patching sessions include weekends).
  • Execute semi-automated OS patching scripts on patching day, escalate to Tech Lead on site, as needed.
  • Carry out preparation checks prior to mass patching session
  • Record issues encountered during preparation checks and patching day.
  • Assist Tech Lead in following up on patching day incidents e.g. investigate root cause, preventative measures, testing proposed solutions etc.
  • Work closely with infrastructure team engineers (especially System Administrators).


  • Proactive attitude in addressing and follow up on issues.
  • Willingness to learn different Operating Systems and scripting languages.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, comfortable in communicating with many different teams.
  • System administration background in Linux (preferably Red Hat Enterprise Linux).
  • Basic scripting skill in one of the below will be added advantage:
    • Linux/Unix (bash, korn shell).
    • Windows (powershell, vb script).
  • Familiarity with at least one of the following platforms (in addition to Linux) will be added advantage:
    • Windows Server.
    • Solaris.
    • AIX.
    • VMware vSphere.

Closing on 27 Oct 2021