Ref: Unix_1651673959

Unix System Administrator


Job description

Unix System Administrator


UNIX System Administrtrator | Remote | 6 month contract

Jefferson Frank are currently supporting one of the largest IT consulting services in search for an experienced UNIX System Adminstrator. We are looking for an experienced UNIX Administrator / Engineer (Red Hat, Solaris essential) (Ansible, Azure - preferred ) with a minimum of 5 years' experience in the role.

The candidate must have SC security clearance.

UNIX System Administrator skills:

-Provision/decommission of hardware into the Datacentre complying to DCM processes.
-Cabling of servers following documented Low Level Designs and best practices.
-Install / Patching /Firmware upgrades following documented Low Level Designs and best practices.
-Provide Project On Call and perform Out of hours change work.
-Provide documentation and information for Acceptance into Service to the BAU teams
-Mentoring to enable knowledge and skill transfer to less experienced colleagues
-Provide cost estimates on changes.
-Liase with 3rd parties to develop minor Low Level Designs in line with High Level Designs.
-Identify Performance Issues.
-Design & Test Disaster Recovery Plans
-Perform OS Install / Patching / Firmware updates in line with best practices
-Maintain our clients security and documentation standards (ISO90001 AND ISO27001).
-Good communication skills, both verbal and written.
-Identify and assess technical issues and risks.
-Subject Matter Expert in their chosen discipline
-Strong familiarity with virtualization concepts (Oracle VM, AIX LPARS)
-Must be able to work on own initiative.

If you have the required skills and experience and would like to know further information then please apply with your CV at first instance.