Job Description Dell Services Federal Government is looking for a Sr. Systems Administrator to plan, design, and implement UNIX/Linux networked systems, including configurations, supporting/troubleshooting network problems and coordinating with vendors for installation of such items as routers, bridges, concentrators and switches. Conducts feasibility studies on strategic and tactical plans, design of digital/analog networks, and evaluation of network services/technology for current and future network development. Performs complex technical analysis of software, hardware, and network systems, systems integration for front-end processors, multiplexes, LAN/WAN communications, network nodes, switches, and various transmission systems. Required Skills ? Expert knowledge of Unix/Linux System Administration and Operating Systems.
? Expert knowledge of Systems Hardware.
? Expert knowledge of Enterprise Level Systems infrastructure.
? Strong knowledge of Datacenter Operations.
? Strong knowledge of network technologies.
? Strong knowledge of industry standards and audit requirements.
? In depth platform hardware and software expertise.
? Deep understanding of enterprise systems environment.
? Strong knowledge of complementary technologies.
? Recognized as a subject matter expert in the design, architecture and deployment of new systems in standalone and multi-tiered environments.
? Leads project management activities for new system requirements, RFP responses, data center migrations and new technology exploitation.
? Transfers knowledge and provides leadership support to team members in the implementation of new hardware, operating systems and new software technology.
? Keeps abreast of new technology and make recommendations as to how best to utilize the new technology for the benefit of our customers.
? Designs technologically advanced solutions to meet customer’s mission, objectives and requirements.
? Prepares white papers for publication in technical journals and sales materials.
? Proactively assesses exposure areas and takes steps to reduce vulnerabilities.
? Provides technical leadership on complex projects involving a broad range of expertise and disciplines.
? Performs hardware requirements analysis. Desired Skills o Operating Systems: (Linux (RedHat), AIX, HPUX, Solaris)
o Tuning: (System/Network/Database/Application)
o Backups: (TSM, ComVault)
o High Availability: (HACMP, VCS, Sun Cluster Server, Service Guard, Oracle/RAC)
o SAN: (EMC, Clarion, Compellent)
o Databases: (Oracle, DB2, Sybase, MySQL)
o Networking: (DNS, NIS, NFS, Cisco, BigIP)
o Security: (System/Network/Application Hardening)
o Programming: (C/C++, Perl/CGI, HTML, Java/J2EE, UML)
o Middleware: (Oracle App Server, Apache, Jboss, WebSphere, WebLogic)
o Complex Middleware: (ERP, SAP, PeopleSoft, Oracle Financials)
o Monitoring: (BMC, Tivoli, CA, Automation)
o Transitions: (Migrations, Server Consolidation)
o Mentoring: (Presenting internal/external after classes, Developing Staff)
o Disaster Recovery
Education Undergraduate Degree Experience Typically requires at least 10* years relevant experience without a Degree; 6+ years relevant experience with Undergraduate Degree; 4+ years relevant experience with Graduate Degree Requirements Hazards