Senior Consultant, Unix Administration
Northern Trust Corp. 308 reviews - Chicago, IL

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Platform Engineering is looking for a qualified individual to join the Unix Engineering Team. This senior level Unix Engineer will be joining a fast-paced, dynamic team involved in many application requested projects as well as some infrastructure projects.

- Strong troubleshooting skills
- Ability to architect Unix solutions based on an application's required availability
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Strong documentation skills
- Ability to organize and manage several projects concurrently
- Service oriented and able to manage partners expectations
- Ability to work in a team atmosphere
- Technically train/mentor staff members


- Messaging systems concepts (eg. MQ)
- Shell Scripting
- Oracle RAC on RedHat
- Security
- Network Load Balancer concepts (F5/BigIP)

Minimum of 7 years experience in:
- Solaris (versions 8.x-11.x, LDOM/Zones)
- RedHat Linux ( versions 4.x-6.x)
- Volume Managers (VXVM, LVM)
- Clustering (Veritas VCS)
- General networking communication protocols
- SAN Storage (fibre channel)

Major Duties
The candidate will be responsible for all facets of a project including planning, execution, installation, closure and turnover to the support team.

-Participate in gathering technical requirements for new vended software
-Work with project managers to complete tasks and initiatives
-Install and configure vended applications according to platform standards
-Administer privileges to applications based on platform standards
-Work with application owners and vendors to resolve technical issues
-Perform Disaster Recovery exercises to prove architecture recoverability
-Participate in Unix Server Infrastructure projects

NOTE: This position is 80% technical and 20% administrative (meetings, documentation, etc.)

The ideal candidate would have:
• Solid technical background in administering large-scale Unix Server environments
• Ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical business partners.

About this company
308 reviews
Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) is a global leader in delivering innovative investment management, asset and fund administration, fiduciary...