Role : Solaris System Administrator
Duration : 12 Months Contract
Location : Newark, DE 19714
Job Description :
Installs new software releases, system upgrades, evaluates and installs patches and resolves software related problems. Performs system backups and recovery. Maintains data files and monitors system configuration to ensure data integrity. May require a bachelor’s degree in a related area and 5+ years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a project leader or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.
We are staffing a dedicated team to support a new program that will patch our entire fleet of Solaris and RHEL systems quarterly. This position will be initially dedicated to patching. There may be opportunities to become involved with other aspects of the environment, dependent upon how the patching process is working as it is adopted.
Solaris system administration (versions 10 and 11) Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administration (versions 6 and 7) Ability and willingness to work extended hours or modified schedule for planned or emergency work Valid driver’s license Ability and willingness to travel to various company locations
Experience patching at scale: Solaris 10 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux Experience with OS upgrade and/or application migration to newer OS at scale: RHEL 5 to 6 and Solaris 10 to 11 Storage volume and filesystem administration (ZFS, Solaris LVM, RHEL LVM, and Veritas filesystem) Working knowledge of HP x86 and Oracle/Sun server hardware
If you are interested please reply to this email with an updated copy of your resume in a Word format.
I will look forward to hear from you!