Linux System Administrator – VPN

Caliberly – Recruitment Agency · Dubai, United Arab Emirates 

Job Title : Linux System Administrator (VPN Projects)

Job Location : Dubai,UAE

Salary : AED 20,000 -AED 25,000+Standard UAE Benefits


We are seeking a skilled Linux System Administrator to join our team for a VPN project. The ideal candidate will have strong expertise in Linux systems administration,networking, and cloud technologies, particularly AWS. As a Linux System Administrator, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining secure and reliable VPN solutions to ensure seamless connectivity for our clients.


  • 1. Design, deploy, and maintain Linux-based VPN solutions to meet organizational requirements.
  • 2. Configure and optimize VPN servers and client configurations for maximum performance and security, including support for the WireGuard protocol.
  • 3. Monitor VPN infrastructure and network traffic for anomalies, performance issues, and security threats.
  • 4. Troubleshoot and resolve VPN-related issues promptly to minimize downtime and ensure uninterrupted connectivity.
  • 5. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate VPN solutions with existing systems and applications.
  • 6. Implement and enforce security best practices and policies to safeguard VPN infrastructure and data.
  • 7. Perform regular audits and assessments of VPN configurations and access controls to maintain compliance with security standards.
  • 8. Automate repetitive tasks and streamline VPN deployment and management processes using scripting and configuration management tools.
  • 9. Provide technical guidance and support to junior team members and assist in their professional development.
  • 10. Stay updated on emerging technologies, trends, and best practices in Linux systems administration, networking, and cloud computing.


1. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.

2. Proven experience (7 years) as a Linux System Administrator or similar role, preferably in a VPN-focused environment.

3. Strong proficiency in Linux systems administration, including installation, configuration, troubleshooting, and performance tuning.

4. In-depth knowledge of networking concepts and protocols (TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, VLANs, etc.).

5. Hands-on experience with VPN technologies and protocols (OpenVPN, IPsec, SSL/TLS, WireGuard, etc.).

6. Familiarity with cloud computing platforms, particularly AWS (Amazon Web Services), including EC2, VPC, IAM, and related services.

7. Experience with infrastructure as code tools such as Terraform, Ansible, or Puppet is a plus.

8. Solid understanding of security principles and best practices in network and system administration.

9. Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

10. Strong communication and collaboration abilities.

11. Relevant certifications (e.g., AWS Certified SysOps Administrator, Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator) are a plus.



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