We're still looking for a Linux admin in Basel. We managed to get the job changed into a permanent position. So if you're interested, p.m. me so that I can mail you my contact info. We'll be needing full applications (CV, references etc.). Applications go through the regular process - I can't and won't "smuggle" anyone in. All applicants either need to have a valid work permit, be Swiss citizens or EU citizens from states that don't have a waiting period.
The following is a translation of the official job ad that can be found here: http://www.jobwinner.ch/(jsyrrx55j13blo551ggdl455)/partnerlink/unibasel/list.aspx#
(IT Administrator / in Linux /Unix). IT administrator Linux / Unix
The University of Basel's center for economics is looking for an IT administrator to maintain our servers based on Linux and Mac OS X Server. This is a permanent 80% job. You can expect:
Your main task will be the maintenance of our servers for which you'll be working together with the IT coordinator. In addition to that you'll be assisting our supporter in maintaining our workstations (Windows XP + Mac OS X) and will be the central contact for our web site (LAMP + Typo3). You offer:
Your experience in Linux server administration (preferably Centos / RHEL) and the general services (Apache, MySQL, PHP) form the basis of your application. In addition, the ideal candidate also has worked with Mac OS X server used as a directory service (OpenDirectory, DNS, DHCP, SAMBA) and has some preliminary knowledge of Typo3. If you're lacking any of the additional skills, you're willing to learn them on-the-job.
You need to have at least 2 years of experience in the relevant field. You have a good command of German (oral + written) and English.
Any hiring is subject to the terms and conditions of the University of Basel. We offer work in a small team, the University's usual benefits and flexible work hours.