Client maintains a high availability enterprise environment which supports a complex proprietary stock trading system. The Senior Solaris Administrator’s responsibilities range from strategic to tactical in nature – involving all systems related components within our infrastructure. The Administrator would be responsible for designing and planning as well as implementation and ongoing operational support of our unique hybrid environment.
•System Administrator will provide design, installation, administration, and support of Enterprise Solaris systems in a mission critical and highly available environment including SAN Administration and Cloud Services.
•Perform full life cycle management duties for Oracle Solaris systems including patching, maintenance, configuration, monitoring & troubleshooting.
•Perform storage management on Enterprise Solaris systems, including logical volume manager, and allocation of SAN storage.
•Some understanding of storage (SAN), virtualization and networking fundamentals from a systems administration or engineering perspective
•Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot issues on Enterprise Solaris systems.
•Provide technical troubleshooting on complex issues requiring rapid resolution related to Oracle Enterprise Solaris Systems and associated storage, applications, and database environments
•Ability to work between multiple groups with IT and Business development to design and implement solutions.
•Produce written system proposals and plans.
•Manage and communicate project tasks, status and deadlines.
•Stay on top of industry trends and new technologies for system architecture.
•Work on multiple concurrent projects.
•Work independently to complete projects on time.
•Participate in 24/7 on-call rotations.
•Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in IT/IS, Computer Science or related discipline (can be offset by experience).
•Solaris and Linux administration experience.
•Experience with LDAP.
•Experience with VMware version 6 or higher, ESXI, VCenter, and some level of experience with Oracle VM Manager and/or virtual server environment administration.
•A grasp of configuration management tools such as Puppet and Chef.
•Experience with Scripting (Perl, Bash, or Shell) and process automation.
•Experience working with ZFS.
•Experience with SAN storage technologies or other storage technologies such as Pure Storage or Hitachi.
•Demonstrated ability to work independently and proactively, adapting to shifting priorities.
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