Unix System Administrator
NTT Data - Albany, NY

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At NTT DATA , we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees have been key factors in our company’s growth and market presence. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA and for the people who work here.

A group company within NTT DATA currently seeks a Unix System Administrator to join our team in Albany, NY .

Position Functions or Responsibilities:

Install new/rebuild existing servers and configure software services in accordance with site standards and project/operational requirements. Provide technical support and IT consulting from various constituencies. Investigate and troubleshoot issues affecting data network systems, IT
services and delivery.

Identify and recover from hardware or software failures. Coordinate and communicate with impacted constituencies.

Develop, and modify scripts for automating system administration tasks. Maintain user accounts, authorizations and other related records including Directory Server entries.

Participate in active and passive system and network monitoring, performance analysis and incident investigation. Monitor backups of file systems, and restore resources when needed. Apply OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities. Configure and add new facilities as necessary. Maintain internal operational documentation pertaining to configuration, task lists and standard procedures

Basic Qualifications:

Required Skills:
  • Must have a minimum of 1+ years working experience with UNIX systems administration, server back up and security- Performance tuning and capacity planning- Operations and troubleshooting- Understanding of network and distributed computing concepts.
This is a full-time salaried position with a group company within NTT DATA. Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors will NOT be considered. This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.


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