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Solaris/Linux Systems Administrator
Ref No.: 18-60559
Location: Louisville, Kentucky
Start Date: 08/21/2018

Job Title 1: Solaris/Linux Systems Administrator

Category: L2 IT Operations

Job Description:

Solaris Systems Administrator will report directly to the L2 Operations Leader and will provide central accountability for all Infrastructure Server Services which are the activities associated with the operations support, Engineering, expansion and technical support of Solaris/Linux based physical and virtual systems configurations and supporting systems Software (e.g., operating systems, utilities, databases, and applications) necessary to deliver the required Services to support customer applications. The position will have responsibility and central accountability of all computing services infrastructure hardware and software components and configurations.

Detailed Responsibilities:

· Technically proficient in all aspects of Solaris and Oracle Enterprise Linux
· Supporting a mixed & growing environment of Solaris, Unix, Linux and Client-UX Servers
· Manage hardware and administration software in Data Centers
· Monitor and troubleshoot hardware, software and networking problems as they occur. Respond promptly to maintenance tickets.
· Schedule maintenance windows with server owners. Represent change and maintenance plans in change control meetings.
· Perform patch management and installation.
· Technical support skills and troubleshooting and problem solving skills
· Solid verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills required

Required Skills

· Minimum 5+ years of good experience as Solaris administrator.
· Experience in Solaris, RHEL 5/6/7, Unix, Client-UX, VMware
· Experience in Sun Cluster HA service group, Veritas Cluster Server Service HA Groups,
· Experience in Solaris Clustering technologies, Solaris Zones,
· Understanding of TCP/IP Networking and UNIX administration
· Strong documentation skills is an absolute must – both technical deployment guides and process documentation
· Able to work independently with little supervision
· Required to have strong organizational skills and can easily prioritize project tasks as the Administrator will be working on multiple projects
· Required to have excellent communication skills (both oral and written)
· Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with ever changing project priorities


· Proficiency in configuring and supporting Nagios, VROPS and other monitoring services in IT infrastructure environment.
· Proficiency with configuration and support of network services infrastructure components (ie. routers, switches, VPNs, etc.).
· Excellent Communication Skills – written and oral.