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Unix Systems Administrator

  • Sector: ICT
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 19/11/2012
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (26/11/12)
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The Company:
Our client is a major oil and gas company.

The Role:
Responsibilities
• Install software, apply patches, manage file systems, monitor performance and troubleshoot alerts
• System failure analysis and recovery; insuring the consistency and integrity of file systems.
• Business continuity planning.
• Hardware/software configuration; and management
• Liaise with teams in Perth, Windows Administrator, and related team members; interact directly with customers to devise and implement solutions
• Technical support and general troubleshooting
• Manage and lead hardware and software migration and upgrade efforts of varying size and complexity
• Manage daily, weekly and monthly NetBackup activities with regular audits
• Coordinate with third part vendors and suppliers to escalate and troubleshoot issues
• Other responsibilities as assigned

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Bachelors in MIS, computer science, or related field
• Minimum of 5 years managing a large UNIX/LINUX environment
• Advanced troubleshooting techniques
• Demonstrate technical expertise with RedHat, NIS, NFS, SSH v2, Linux version 5 & 6, Solaris 10, NetBackup 6.5.4 or greater, Shell scripting (csh, ksh, bash).
• Ability to work within an integrated team environment
• Excellent organizations skills
• Good communication and presentation skills
• Fluent written and spoken English
Preferred Qualifications
• 3+ years of experience in an E&P firm
• Experience with NetApp (NFS, CIFS, Snapmirror), Networking, Data management, LTO and DLT tape drives
• Familiarity with
• Paradigm Geophysical v4.1
• Oracle
• ArcGis
• PetroMod/Permedia
• Eclipse
• Math Works
• PetroSys
• Windows OS (7, Server 2003, 2008, Sharepoint)
• RokDoc
• Zeh
• PSI
• Prosource
• Easy copy
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