UNIX System Administrator - DMExpress
Syncsort - Woodcliff Lake, NJ

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Syncsort DMExpress is the fastest, most efficient data integration technology available to extract business-critical information from massive and complex data volumes. DMExpress solutions enable organizations to make critical decisions, unlock greater value from their data, and drive business results.

Syncsort Incorporated is a global software company that helps the world's most successful organizations rethink the economics of their data. Syncsort provides extreme performance for data integration and data protection solutions that transform decision making and deliver more profitable results to over 90% of the Fortune 100 customers and more than 6,000 customers worldwide.
Position Description

Candidate will be responsible for the administration and management of UNIX and Windows operating systems for over 75 UNIX, Linux and Windows servers. Candidate will be responsible for the database administration of several databases, including Oracle, DB2, SQL Server, Teradata, Sybase, Vertica, MySQL.
Job Functions

Administer, Install and support many databases, including Oracle, DB2, SQL Server, Sybase, Teradata, Vertica, and MySQL.

Manage, support and install Hadoop cluster for product and sales engineering.

Perform installation and support for O/S Virtualization software for a variety of software vendors, including: HP, IBM, VMWARE and Oracle.

Manage operating system updates, patches, and configuration changes for production servers.

Provide very responsive support for day to day requests from product sales, development, support and professional services teams.

Responsible for documenting procedures.

Willingness to work 24/7 as needed and on an on-call basis to ensure responsive support

Performance analysis and debugging of slow running production and development build and regression testing processes.

Installation, configuration and tuning of shared clustered file systems (GPFS, GFS, etc) and other file systems.

Management of Disk storage for all servers(SAN Administration).


Computer Science, Software Engineering, or Engineering-related degree (GPA of 3.4 or greater).

College coursework in the following disciplines; Applied Networking and System Administration, IT with Concentration in Networking and System Administration, IT with Concentration in Database.

Minimum 1 year of work experience(desirable).

MCSE or equivalent experience or certifications.

Knowledge and Solid understanding of Networking; Ethernet and TCP/ IP, routing, DNS, etc.

Knowledge of UNIX and Windows shell scripting.

Prior experience and working knowledge with MS Windows, Linux and UNIX operating systems.

Knowledge of Virtualization software, especially VMware.

Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and complete assigned tasks.

Ability to effectively interact with team members using strong verbal and written communication skills.

Knowledge and understanding of software design principles, operating system design, and database systems and concepts.

Self-motivated and enthusiastic when working with difficult problems and tight deadlines.

A strong desire to learn and the ability to understand new concepts quickly.

About Syncsort

Syncsort is a global software company that helps the world's most successful organizations rethink the economics of data. Syncsort provides extreme data performance and rapid time to value through easy to use data integration and data protection solutions. With over 15,000 deployments, Syncsort has transformed decision making and delivered more profitable results to thousands of customers worldwide. For more information visit: www.syncsort.com .

Syncsort is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin or physical disability. We encourage all qualified persons to apply for employment.

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Syncsort Inc.

ATTN: Recruiting Department

50 Tice Boulevard

Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677

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