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Sr. Principal Systems Administrator

Zolon Tech Solutions Inc.

Job Description

Title           :  Sr. Principal Systems Administrator

Duration    :  Long term

Location    :  Durham NC

 

Job Description:

  • Manage and work in a UNIX operating system and services environment.
  • Installation, configuration and tuning Sun Oracle M5000/M4000/T5440/T5240 servers using Solaris 10/11 platform.
  • Install / Configure / Update / Patch Red Hat and CentOS Operating Systems (Virtual and Physical Servers).
  • Configure and maintain Red Hat Satellite System Management Platform.
  • Configure and maintain Spacewalk System Management Platform.
  • Build out VMware ESXi infrastructure from the ground up, including vCenter, Storage and Server configurations
  • Upgrade Existing VMware environments to the latest versions
  • Build UNIX Operating System-based servers infrastructure from the ground up, including installation, configuration, upgrade, patch update.
  • Upgrade Existing VMware environments to the latest versions
  • Install VMWare, JAVA and the LINUX Operating System on to the new and existing servers.
  • Create, integrate, validate, evaluate, and test new or existing JAVA scripts for the Client Smarts network management and monitoring product.
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve UNIX Operating System-based issues from Performance to Configuration Backing up and Protecting UNIX environments using platform-specific tools Perform daily system checks, review and respond to events reflected in various management tools, perform server patch management.
  • Notify representative of issues involving performance of the operating environment.
  • Conduct system audit reviews and perform maintenance functions as required to ensure system health.

Job Requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.
  • Strong system administration experience (Windows and Linux).
  • Planning and project implementation skills and be able to work with internal technical staff and outside contractors to deliver results.
  • A broad understanding in systems, networking and storage administration Proven ability to successfully plan, develop and execute technology solutions.
  • Experience implementing best-practice processes and procedures.
  • Preferred Certifications and Vendor-Specific Trainings
  • Candidates with these certifications will be given preferential consideration.
  • VMware Certified Professionals (VCP, VCAP, VCDX) strongly preferred
  • Red Hat System Administration II & III
  • Solaris System Performance Management, System Administration, Performance & Tuning.
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Job Snapshot

Location US-NC-Durham
Employment Type Contractor
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate $87,150.00 - $117,250.00 /Year
Store Type IT & Technical
Other Compensation: 0

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Zolon Tech Solutions Inc.
Company:
US-NC-Durham
Location:
Contractor
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
$87,150.00 - $117,250.00 /Year
Pay Rate:
IT & Technical
Store Type:

Job Description

Title           :  Sr. Principal Systems Administrator

Duration    :  Long term

Location    :  Durham NC

 

Job Description:

  • Manage and work in a UNIX operating system and services environment.
  • Installation, configuration and tuning Sun Oracle M5000/M4000/T5440/T5240 servers using Solaris 10/11 platform.
  • Install / Configure / Update / Patch Red Hat and CentOS Operating Systems (Virtual and Physical Servers).
  • Configure and maintain Red Hat Satellite System Management Platform.
  • Configure and maintain Spacewalk System Management Platform.
  • Build out VMware ESXi infrastructure from the ground up, including vCenter, Storage and Server configurations
  • Upgrade Existing VMware environments to the latest versions
  • Build UNIX Operating System-based servers infrastructure from the ground up, including installation, configuration, upgrade, patch update.
  • Upgrade Existing VMware environments to the latest versions
  • Install VMWare, JAVA and the LINUX Operating System on to the new and existing servers.
  • Create, integrate, validate, evaluate, and test new or existing JAVA scripts for the Client Smarts network management and monitoring product.
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve UNIX Operating System-based issues from Performance to Configuration Backing up and Protecting UNIX environments using platform-specific tools Perform daily system checks, review and respond to events reflected in various management tools, perform server patch management.
  • Notify representative of issues involving performance of the operating environment.
  • Conduct system audit reviews and perform maintenance functions as required to ensure system health.

Job Requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.
  • Strong system administration experience (Windows and Linux).
  • Planning and project implementation skills and be able to work with internal technical staff and outside contractors to deliver results.
  • A broad understanding in systems, networking and storage administration Proven ability to successfully plan, develop and execute technology solutions.
  • Experience implementing best-practice processes and procedures.
  • Preferred Certifications and Vendor-Specific Trainings
  • Candidates with these certifications will be given preferential consideration.
  • VMware Certified Professionals (VCP, VCAP, VCDX) strongly preferred
  • Red Hat System Administration II & III
  • Solaris System Performance Management, System Administration, Performance & Tuning.
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