Unix Administrator

  • Location

    Knutsford, Cheshire

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  • Salary:

    £300 - £350 per day

  • Contact:

    Rachel Eccles

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 months

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Role: Unix Administrator
Location: Knutsford
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3-6 months

Would you like to join a global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation?
Our client are at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms.
You will be working with our client; a leading multinational investment bank and financial services company.

Working on UNIX Projects Fast Change team - dealing with 40+ Changes per week, which come in via JIRA ticketing system. Requests are all UNIX tasks that can be achieved in less one hour, typically installs, permission changes, storage adjustments, HBF.

Essential Skills/Basic Qualifications:

  • Technically excellent UNIX Administrator with demonstrable experience or qualifications in LINUX is mandatory, and skills in RHEL, AIX and Solaris are desirable.

* Strong awareness of Infrastructure components and their impact, including Networks, Storage, Databases, Physical/Virtual Servers, Clustering, Security, Automation (scripting), LINUX admin

  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, ability to deal with demanding customers on tight deadlines with a professional approach, whilst adhering to Bank policies and procedures around risk and control

Desirable skills/Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Veritas products (VCS/VVR/VVM) would be beneficial

* Knowledge of IBM HA solutions
* CHEF programming skills, or scripting experience

  • RHEL/IBM Qualifications

End Client security checks apply to this role - Disclosure, Credit Check, Sanctions Check and PEP Check along with other compliance checks.

Please submit CVs in the first instance.