IBM UNIX System Administrator in Phoenix, Arizona
The infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the world’s relationship with technology evolves. Companies have more choices than ever before between on-premise, off-premise, or a hybrid approach. Our Infrastructure Specialists are responsible for keeping up with these latest and greatest of these changes and using their expertise to deliver solutions that meet the needs of our customers and products.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Work location: Radford, VA (candidates must be local/willing to relocate)
The Public Service Sector consulting practice is a trusted advisor to federal, state and local governments, partnering to meet challenges and responding quickly to citizen demands, business needs, new economic conditions, and changing legislative priorities and policies.
This position is for a Unix (Solaris) Systems Administrator with 8+ years experience to build and maintain a growing environment supporting databases and SAP applications. This position will work with the existing UNIX team and the ERP team to manage, maintain, deploy, troubleshoot and support servers for a mixed customer environment. This position will assist with implementing new system hardware and software, and provide input for developing local operating procedures and policies as needed. This position will need to be adept at monitoring the ongoing operation of the servers and providing utilization reports to identify problems and corrective actions as needed.
Security Clearance: Minimum of DoD Interim Secret Clearance required on Day
Certification required: CompTIA Security+ , CompTIA Linux+ or RHCSA/RHCE
Work location is Radford, VA
This work location for this role is at the client site in Radford, VA. Candidates must be clearable to DoD Secret clearance. An interim DOD Secret clearance or higher level clearance is required to begin work on Day 1.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Detailed knowledge and experience with Solaris 10 and Solaris 11 administration, to include shell scripting and networking concepts (VLANs, routing, firewalls, subnetting)
Familiarity with server virtualization technologies (e.g. VMware, Solaris zones, Solaris Logical Domains)
Familiarity with SAN/storage concepts (LUNs, HBAs), logical volume management, NFS
Working knowledge of OS security best practices and experience with the Secure Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) process
Experience configuring/managing/updating large groups of servers
Required Certifications: • CompTIA Security+ • CompTIA Linux+ or RHCSA or RHCE
Security Clearance: Minimum of DoD Interim Secret Clearance required on Day 1
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Familiarity with Red Hat and with management of Veritas Cluster Services
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