Required Senior Systems Administrator

Full Time
Posted 5 years ago

Job Description

  • Receive general instructions for new duties from supervisor.
  • Administers a mid-size site alone, or assists in administration of a larger site.
  • Initiates some new responsibilities and helps plan for the future of the site and network.
  • Manage novice system administrators or operators.
  • Evaluates and/or recommends purchases; has strong influence on the purchasing process.
  • Serves as the first line of defense against intrusion and inadvertent system damage.
  • Responsible for all Wintel and Linux systems.
  • Responsible for backup system daily tasks, maintenance, and upgrades.
  • Responsible for Archiving and disaster Recovery solutions in windows/Unix mixed configuration.
  • Installation, Live upgrade and configured Jumpstart for Linux/ VMWare host whenever required
  • Patch management for all data centers servers.
  • Monitoring and keeping update patch management servers.
  • Monitoring and in time resolution of problems on data centers machine.
  • Maintaining and keeping update 
  • Researched support contract renewals for hardware and software.
  • Carrying 24hr/365 on-calls System support.

Required skills

  • Have strong inter-personal and communication skills. Capable of training users in complex topics, making presentations to internal groups.
  • Ability to write intricate system and user documentation. Capable of writing and explaining purchase justifications.
  • Independent problem solving; self-directed, self-starting.
  • Very comfortable with most aspects of the Linux, HyperV, VMWare and Windows operating system; paging/swapping, inter-process communication, devices and device driver fundamentals, file system concepts like inode and super block.
  • Familiar with fundamental networking/distributed computing environments and concepts.
  • Ability to perform most security audits, and protect the system against intrusion.
  • Ability to perform installation and configuration of most application servers (i.e. JRUN, iPlanet, Web logic, Websphere).
  • Ability to perform installation of Database Servers like oracle and SQL server

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Job Features

Job CategoryFinancial Services
QualificationMasters or Bachelors in Computer Science or equivalent
Experience3 - 5 year working experience in the same capacity
Number of Positions1
Client DetailsA reputed name in Financial Services

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