Unix System Administrator - job id 33977

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Unix System Administrator

$51 - Per Hour 3rd Party (Subcontract) or $47 w2

Salt Lake City

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Jason Vu


(646) 876-9536


(212) 616-4800 ext-290

A Contract position at a leading global investment banking and securities firm.

Pay Options: 3rd Party (Subcontract) or w2.

Contact Jason Vu. call (646)876-9536 / (212)616-4800 ext.290 or email jason@sans.com with the Job Code JV33977 or Click the Apply Now button ().

Location: Salt Lake City.

Skills required for the position: UNIX ADMINISTRATOR, HARDWARE, UNIX.

Detailed Info: to perform unix administration activities as part of the Firm's Technical Infrastructure team. Working at L2 level on day to day operational issues, requests and project tasks involving various technologies. ( RedHat , Sun Solaris, Vmware, ESX , Cloud computing) Perform daily monitoring of Unix infrastructure for hardware and operating system alerts. Responsible for file system administration, user administration and Operating System build procedures. Responsible for providing senior level of support for Unix team, handle the escalated issues and requests from juniors adhering to SLAs. Responsible for creating, reviewing and modifying various documentation, participate in CAB meetings. Continually evaluate the operations of the environment and assist in the optimization and delivery of server infrastructure. Communicate and coordinate with application support and other IT support teams to provide timely responses for critical requests. Involves in Business Continuity plan tests across all regions related to Windows infrastructure. Administer and maintain an existing local / global server infrastructure including implementation, operational support, and periodic hardware and software maintenance of all infrastructure servers. Adhere to company change management requirements and procedures

Development/Computing Environment: 2-4 years of experience in Unix Administrator role. Candidate must have worked on enterprise grade server hardware (Install, Configure and Maintain) HP and Dell Rack Servers. Experience in supporting the following platforms: Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5/6/7/8 and Sun Solaris 5.8/10. File system administration using LVM & Native unix commands. Performing host-level troubleshooting of: Sun v240/v440/4800/420r; Dell r610/730/710/720/730; HP 385/585/480/460c/Blades, ESX 3.5/4.0/5.5/6.0. Capable of prioritizing and managing high volume workloads from multiple sources & achieving o strict SLA's. Systems administration, including configuration of server-based systems, system installation and configuration, fundamentals of security, and installing third-party software. Experience on Remote management consoles like Dell IDRAC, HP ILO, vCenter/vSphere. Strong plus for experience with various blade systems (HP, DELL etc...).

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 33977