Specialist - Unix / Linux - Contract
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Unix/Linux Technical Architect Teramach is looking for a Unix/Linux Technical Archtiect for a one year project with potential for renewal.


Installation and configuration of the core operating system as per the UNIX Server Build guidelines for Linux, as well as the co-ordination, maintenance and upgrades to the client's computing environment employing the IBM AIX, HP-UX, Oracle Solaris, Red Hat and SUSE Linux.

Investigates the root cause of an incident or a series of incidents, and recommends corrective action to prevent the recurrence of unexpected downtime.

Creation, management and removal of UNIX account following the standard processes Management of disk resources for servers. This involves mapping of disks through Virtual IO Servers forLPAR servers, adding and removing of disks to physical and virtual servers, and the creation and management of volume groups and logical volumes.

Co-ordinates and executes maintenance tasks, with the goal of preventing unexpected downtime of infrastructure resources.

Facilitates installation and configuration of server software with the clients

Mandatory Requirements:

Eight to ten years of experience in the field of IT administration and implementation of Unix/Linux infrastructure solutions using one or more of IBM AIX, HP-UX, Oracle Solaris, Red Hat or SUSE Linux.

Performed at least one client project in performing installation, configuration, implementation and maintaining 50 or more UNIX and/or Linux servers within enterprise environments.

Performed at least two different client projects in administering and maintaining Red Hat and/or SUSE Linux systems in VMWare ESX 3.x

Desirable Requirements:

Demonstrated experience in managing and administrating multiple UNIX and/or Linux operating systems

Demonstrated experience with at least one of the following types of server operating environments: IBM Power servers using either POWER6 or POWER7 processors. HP PA-RISC and/or Itanium servers running the HP-UX operating system. Oracle SUN SPARC servers such a M Class, V240, V490, V890 Intel based virtualization technologies such as VMWare, Hyper V, etc

You should haveĀ one or more vendor accredited certifications in at least one of the following operating systems: HP-UX, IBM AIX, Oracle Solaris, Red Hat Linux, SUSE Linux

Enhanced Security Clearance

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