Date: 29 May 21

Prothom Alo is the leading news media industry of Bangladesh in both print and digital platform. The online portal is the most visited Bangladeshi and Bengali website in the world. It is also one of the most followed and engaged brands in different social medial platforms across the country.

Prothom Alo has a modern and dynamic work culture with the practice of five core values: Professional Journalism, People Orientation, Change Catalyst, Creativity and Solidarity.



Position Title:
System & Network Administrator

Position Summary

Deploy, monitor & operate IT infrastructure on 24x7 bases for a multi-locational enterprise.  This includes maintaining, supporting and optimizing key functional areas consisting of network infrastructure, server infrastructure, data center environment, web hosting, surveillance and telecommunications systems. 


  • 24x7x365 data center operations comprising of enterprise storage, blade servers running on  VMWare virtualized environment 
  • Install, configure, monitor & maintain servers in Linux and Windows environments
  • Datacenter Power & Environment (EMS, UPS, Camera, PAC) monitoring
  • Datacenter Access Control & CCTV Administration
  • Active directory monitoring and maintenance
  • File Server monitoring and maintenance
  • Internet Services Management
  • Security Management including managing VPNs and firewalls
  • Wi-Fi connectivity and access control management
  • Troubleshooting & maintenance of IP Management System
  • Initial configuration of public cloud platforms like GCP and AWS
  • Manage network incident, inventory and resources
  • Provide L2/L3 support to users and support engineers


  • Proven experience as a System Administrator or similar role
  • Familiarity with Linux/Unix operating systems and platforms
  • Experience in virtualization platform  like VMWare is desirable
  • Very good understanding of Cisco networks and firewall 
  • Knowledge of system security, data backup & recovery
  • SAN and storage experience is preferred
  • Experience with active directory, DNS
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms such as GCP or AWS is desirable
  • Enjoys working in a customer focused team environment while maintaining a high level of proficiency under pressure
  • Strong work ethics, a drive for success and proactive attitude
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Good communication skills

Qualifications & Experience

  • Graduate or Masters in Computer Science or any other engineering discipline
  • Must have minimum 2-5 years of experience managing Linux and/or Windows systems


  • Linux or windows certified  System Administrator is must
  • Preferred certification in VMware, Cisco Network & Firewall

Job Location

  • Dhaka

Salary & Benefits

  • Competitive salary package will be offered to the right candidate

Application Instruction

Only short-listed candidate(s) will be contacted

Application Deadline: 10 June 2021