Company: Petroleum Development Oman
Skills: IT - Analysis & Management, IT - Sys Admin & Support
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Oman
Status: Active

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Job Description
Provide global best practices in LINUX systems installation, configuration, operation, support and maintenance of IM&T infrastructure.

Skills Required

Other Job Details
BSc in Computing, Engineering or Mathematics or equivalent. A minimum of 4 years experience in systems engineering, configuration, operations & maintenance. A minimum of 2 years experience in infrastructure planning and management, change management, networking, Data Storage and IT security Minimum 4 years hands on and deployment experience in Linux operating system. Experience with High Performance Computing or mid scale (200+ servers) environment. Proficient in key technologies related to High Performance Computing such as:  High speed network (infiniband or equivalent)  Parallel filesystems (lustre)  Workload scheduler (LSF or Slurm or PBS)  Configuration management tools (Puppet or Ansible or SaltStack) RHCSA or equivalent Linux certification is preferred. Formal training in Linux operating systems. Knowledgeable in Project management and Training skills, with coaching / mentoring capabilities. Team player, strong interpersonal and communication skills, high level of customer orientation. Customer focus and mindset to deliver quality and pro-active service. Broad IT knowledge of evolving technologies & architectures. Good understanding of telecom and computing fundamentals and related maintenance practices.

Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) is the major exploration and production company in the Sultanate. It accounts for about 70% of the country's crude-oil production and nearly all of its natural-gas supply.


The Company is owned by the Government of Oman (which has a 60% interest), the Shell Group (which has a 34% interest), Total (which has a 4% interest) and Partex (which has a 2% interest). Gas fields and processing plants are operated by PDO exclusively on behalf of the Government.



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