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Unix Administrator (Redhat) – Level 3

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Dublin City Centre, Dublin South


Infrastructure & Cloud




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6 Months Daily Rate Contract

Dublin City

A great opportunity has become available within a leading Irish Financial Services Company, my client is looking for a Unix Administrator (Redhat) – Level 3 to provide support across Physical X86 hosts and a growing Red Hat virtual estate in VMWare (800+ instances). The ideal candidate should have significant working experience in Red Hat environments. Red Hat certified a definite advantage to secure this role

  • Handle escalations from L1 and L2 incident Management team.
  • Be capable of supporting X86 Physical and VMWareVirtual Servers for Red Hat 6.x and 7.x – (some experience supporting older version also required)
  • Coordination with vendor / Service provider for hardware fix and problem resolution.
  • Troubleshoot hardware issues and coordinate with hands on support.
  • Report availability, performance & capacity management.
  • Impact analysis and change coordination
  • Identify risks and provide mitigation plans.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Plan and implement SIPs.
  • Adherence to organizations and clients compliances and policies.

What you need:

  • Excellent understanding (in addition to Red HatAdmin) of, BMC BladeLogic and BMC Remedy Application Suites.
  • Understand and use essential tools for handling files, directories, command-line environments, and documentation
  • Operate running systems, including booting into different run levels, identifying processes, starting and stopping virtual machines, and controlling services
  • Configure local storage using partitions and logical volumes
  • Create and configure file systems and file system attributes, such as permissions, encryption, access control lists, and network file systems
  • Deploy, configure, and maintain systems, including software installation, update, and core services
  • Experience in VMWare Administration an advantage
  • Experience in SUSE Linux and advantage SUSE 10.x, 11.x(to support legacy environments on physical environments)
  • An in depth understanding of Veritas (HA)
  • Experience working supporting Solaris 10, 11 Operating Systems#

*This role is open to candidates with an EU passport or a Stamp 4 visa

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