Seniorr Unix Engineer

Cary, NC | Temporary

Job ID: 00008054 Industry: Technical Pay Rate: 45.00
Responsibilities
Closely liaison with all teams across IT and the businesses for the UNIX infrastructure and support
Capacity management and planning for UNIX Infrastructure
Advanced troubleshooting and an escalation point for UNIX issues
Support Application teams and assisting with complex issues
Build, manage & support servers from an OS perspective
Ensure servers are patched with the latest firmware and OS updates using tools provided
Ensure, with Monitoring team, that all servers are monitored
Design, document and implement policies and procedures for server administration and disaster recovery
Ensure, with backup service group, that all necessary servers are backed up appropriately
Monitor and test server and network performance and fine tune the environment as needed
Provide performance statistics and reports
Recommend, schedule, and perform regular server upgrades, repairs and replacements
Provide guidance and mentoring to less experienced members of the team.
Work at a strategic level with project managers and architecture team influencing, designing and delivering service improvements and business change
Works at a strategic level with external suppliers & partners as appropriate
Demonstrate technical leadership in their area of Infrastructure responsibility
Provide administrative support for DNS and LDAP

Position Requirements:
Bachelor's' degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Technology or relevant experience
Comprehensive experience with Unix/Linux administration, configuration and deployment
Experience in supporting large-scale geographically-distributed infrastructure systems
Previous experienced with and strong understanding of Linux (all versions) and UNIX/Solaris, TCP/IP, DNS/DHCP, Windows, LDAP
Experience with AIX is a plus
Advanced trouble shooting techniques and performance tuning
Good UNIX security, hardening techniques and patch management
Knowledge of infrastructure automation through scripting (ansible, powershell, shell, etc)
Well aware of emerging technologies and key vendor solutions and roadmaps in the relevant IT domain
Knowledge of ITIL and industry best practices would be a plus
Strong analysis and troubleshooting skills
Highly self-motivated and directed, with strong attention to detail.
Ability to learn quickly
Ability to effectively prioritize tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Works well with others, has strong communication, project and time management skills.
Ability to lead and mentor colleagues
Ability to influence technical and strategic decision making amongst peers
Good documentation skills (Process & Technical)

APSTechnical
Equal Opportunity Employer
Responsibilities
Closely liaison with all teams across IT and the businesses for the UNIX infrastructure and support
Capacity management and planning for UNIX Infrastructure
Advanced troubleshooting and an escalation point for UNIX issu

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