Principal Consultant - Linux and VMWare Administrator
UNIX/LINUX Admin - Chicago, IL

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Technical Skills:

  • Solid
    experience in System Administration

  • Red Hat
    Enterprise Linux (95% of the server infrastructure is on RHEL)

  • Other
    flavours of UNIX * AIX, HPUX, Solaris

  • Windows
    2003/2008 server
  • Virtualization

  • Heavy on
    VMWARE (ESXi servers) * Most of our middleware and Apps are hosted on VMWare

  • Need to
    evaluate other technologies like Oracle Virtual Machine (OVM), RHEL
    Virtualization and their feasibility considering features and costing

  • Automate
    the server provisioning using templates, dynamic allocation and de-allocation
    of resources, virtual infrastructure utilization reports against allocated

  • Knowledge
    over SAN and Netbackup technology a plus

  • Experience
    in supporting systems running Oracle Databases and Applications is preferred

  • Experience
    with backup schemas, policies and tools is required

  • Shell,
    Perl, or other scripting language experience is required to address scripting
    support requests

  • Veritas
    Suite (Volume Manager, NetBackup, Cluster Server) experience is required to
    address and support customer backup architectures and activities
Personal Skills:
is vital to the success of this role

  • Problem
    solving skills required to be able to address the diverse needs of this

  • Proactive
    documentation and work required to avert critical issues

  • Team
    Leader, must be able to positively interact with all facets of the IT Convergence
    organization, from the company owners to the interns

  • Strong
    attention to detail required with minimal supervision

  • Adhering
    to the work schedule and promptness to the office every day is a requirement

  • Individual
    should be flexible in addressing work according to the needs of this fast-paced

  • Self-motivated
    to not only address the position as it is described, but also to add depth to
    the position in addressing other areas of improvement and efficiencies