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UNIX Systems Administrator
Ref No.: 17-18630
Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Global Financial Firm has a Contract Opportunity in Jacksonville, FL

The Global DB Retained Unix Support Team is searching for a candidate who is proficient within Linux (SLES, RHEL) and Solaris Unix environments. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience within systems administration, along with knowledge of physical infrastructure and hardware such as Client ProLiant and Oracle M5000, T4 architecture. This candidate will provide dedicated UNIX support for Global DB Retained UNIX estate and be a member of Escalation team providing on call support during weekends. We are looking for a good communicator and a problem solver individual. Responsibility will also include joining Incident Management calls and providing real time support to business critical applications. Assisting in root cause investigations and taking ownership of tasks during Problem Management calls. Strong Veritas Storage Foundation VxVM and Veritas Cluster Server knowledge is a requirement.

• 5+ years of experience with either Linux (SLES or RHEL) and Unix (Solaris)

• 5+ years of experience with systems administration: upgrades, patching and configuration management, performance management, troubleshooting, analysis and capacity planning.

• Ad hoc / on-call support during weekdays and weekend work is required

• Strong skills in TCP/IP Networking & advanced systems tuning, network topology and firewalled environments.

• Full understanding the principles of routing, client/server programming, the design of consistent network-wide file system layout, Ethernet, bonding, PCIe Technologies.

• Knowledge and strong working experience with various protocols & services: NFS, NIS, DNS, DHCP, IP, TCP, UDP, IGMP, FTP, TFTP, NTP, SSH.

• Experience installing layered products in a timely fashion, analyzing & troubleshooting complex systems and familiarity with ITSM procedures.

• Skill set of different storage technologies