Job #: 2782

Title: Unix Administrator Salt Lake City, UT

Region:

  • Other
  • Job Type:

  • Contract
  • Contract Pay Rate:
  • $50-75
    • Anywhere
    • Posted 3 weeks ago

    Qualified candidate will provide unified production management support for the Unix  infrastructure of the firm, using cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business.  They have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.  They will also adopt various tools developed by Engineering team to automate failures using machine learning techniques, notify discrepancies in the health of production environment and help in the automation of health-restoration, with a continuous focus on risk and cost.

    Our team of engineers builds solutions to the most complex problems. We develop cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business and enable transactions to move in milliseconds. We provide real-time access to critical deal information and crunch billions of data points each day to inform firm-wide market insights and strategies. Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.

     

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    You will:

    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
    You are:

    Independent and comfortable in a fast pace and constantly changing environment
    Analytical and have the ability to apply your skills and experience to create client-oriented solutions
    Preferred Qualifications

    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…)

    Education:
    Bachelor’s degree (U.S. or foreign equivalent) in Information Technology, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, or a related field​
     

     

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