We’re looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company.
Responsibilities on these systems include operations and support, maintenance and research, software deployment and upgrades and development to ensure continual innovation.
Install new / rebuild existing servers and configure commercial product’s software, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements.
Develop and maintain installation and configuration procedures.
Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups, and related administration tasks.
Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created and perform data/files restoration when required.
Provide support per request from various constituencies. Investigate and troubleshoot issues.
Repair and recover from hardware or software failures. Coordinate and communicate with impacted constituencies.
Provide Desktop support and recovery services.
Managing and administering of VMware and ESXi servers.
Managing, maintaining and supporting Middleware and other application software implementations and solutions. (WebSphere Application Server and WebSphere Message Queue)
Minimum 5 years of relevant experience and expertise.
Systems Administration/System Engineer certification in Unix, VMWare and/or Microsoft (preferred).
Middleware knowledge will be an advantage.
Cloud computing technology and administration. Knowledge and experience in Government Commercial Cloud computing platforms will be an advantage.
Minimum 2 years system administration experience.
Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks. Identify approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale.
Knowledge and experience in Unix scripting will be an advantage.