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Unix Infrastructure Engineer
Reference: PR/007315_1507199499
Location: Surrey 
Job Type: Permanent 
Salary: Negotiable

Edward Carter Solutions have an exciting opportunity for a Unix Infrastructure Engineer to start on a permanent basis ASAP.

Successful candidates will ahve the following duties:

  • Advanced troubleshooting and an escalation point for UNIX issues
  • Support Application teams and assisting with complex issues
  • Virtualization, server design, administration and troubleshooting using the UNIX tool set
  • Capacity management & planning for UNIX Infrastructure
  • Design, document and implement policies and procedures for server administration and disaster discovery

Suitable candidates will have the following skills & experience:

o Considerable previous Solaris and Linux experience in a production environment
o Solaris 11 experience
o Advanced Oracle / Sun Level System Administration experience.
o Good Shell scripting skills
o In depth SVM, ZFS & LVM knowledge
o Advanced knowledge of Solaris/Red Hat Virtualisation platforms
o Good UNIX security, hardening techniques and patch management
o Naming Services skills, NIS, LDAP, Kerberos, PAM
o Advanced trouble shooting techniques and performance tuning
o Networking skills; TCP, IP routing, NAT, IPFilter, iptables and switching
o SAN and Fabrics skills - Brocade, EMC
o Hardware knowledge of Oracle, Sun (T Series) and HP hardware platforms
o Advanced Solaris JumpStart/AI and Red Hat Satellite/Kickstart
o Knowledge of Oracle/Sun, NetApp, HP and HDS storage systems
o Working knowledge of Oracle, DB2, PostgreSQL & MySQL
o Understanding of Samba and Windows Integration
o Solid Nagios / NConf experience
o OSS Tools Knowledge, OpenCSW, SSH, Apache, Cacti, Tomcat
o Must be able to travel between sites


* Oracle/Sun JES experience (LDAP, Application & Proxy servers)
* EMC Networker
* Linux Clustering
* BC & DR Knowledge

Unix Infrastructure Engineers looking to apply for this role should apply via the links provided or call 01268 444 for further information.

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