Solaris/Linux Systems Administrator (Information Technology)

Critical Project Resourcing
London (Greater)
08 Mar 2018
17 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
I am currently recruiting for a Solaris/Linux Systems Administrator to work with a council in the South East on a contract basis.

The post holder will be responsible for implementing technical strategies aligned to business need and maintaining consistently good system performance with minimal disruption to users.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Providing fit for purpose customer solutions to time quality and budget
  • Managing complex stakeholder relationships
  • Creative use of resources to deliver outcomes
  • Negotiating value for money
  • Influencing positive outcomes by using your excellent negotiation and communication skills
  • Leading by example to inspire staff and colleagues
  • Identifying and solving complex problems
  • Producing and executing credible and feasible plans and solutions
  • Implementing and following best practice.

Skills Set:
  • Technical Architecture
  • Technical Documentation
  • Capacity Planning
  • Risk Assessment
  • Backup & Restore
  • System Performance Monitoring
  • Fault Diagnosis
  • Tuning
  • Technical Skills to include the following

Essential systems experience:
  • Oracle Solaris 11 (at OCP level, if not OCP qualified) / upgrades from 10 to 11
  • Oracle Linux
  • Oracle Virtual Server for SPARC (aka Logical Domains Manager)
  • ZFS Appliance (configuring, monitoring, upgrading)
  • ZFS storage concepts (including the use of thin provisioning)
  • Managing multiple Logical Domains across multiple servers as a 'cluster' (using Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center) and on the command line.
  • Direct NFS
  • Hardware Exalytics, T7-1, ZFS appliance

Applicants MUST have experience in a similar role, ideally matching the skills set and essential systems experience within the Local Authority or other Public Sector organisation.

Please do not hesitate to apply.

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