Linux Administrator- Tier 1 consulting firm 3 month initial contract

HCM Australia

Linux Administrator for an initial 3 month contract with the skills below.  The preference is for the candidate to be based in Adelaide

  • Contribute toward the design and architecture of the environment.
  • Maintaining disaster recovery and business continuity strategies and systems in
  • Contribute to and work within a change and systems governance management framewo
Linux Administrator for an initial 3 month contract with the skills below.  The preference is for the candidate to be based in Adelaide working for a tier 1 consulting firm. 

Responsibilities 
  • Contribute toward the design and architecture of the environment.
  • Using RHEL Satellite along with Puppet, to deploy, secure and operate RHEL VMs within VMware & OEL VMs within Oracle VM Manager.
  • Undertake System Administration operational tasks within the environment, including the ongoing patching, backups, responding to incidents, support tasks, configuration, monitoring and performance tuning as required.
  • Maintaining disaster recovery and business continuity strategies and systems in place to protect the ongoing availability of the systems.
  • Proactively identify system obsolescence, risks, and develop relevant roadmaps.
  • Undertaking out-of-standard-hours activity from time to time for high priority incidents and participate in an on-call roster.
  • Work with your peers to deliver systems in a desired state, remediating issues promptly as necessary to support subsequent project activities.
  • Communicate with stakeholders to proactively deliver on expected outcomes.
  • Communicate with vendors to resolve technical issues.
  • Contribute to and work within a change and systems governance management framework.
  • Contribute toward effective systems based documentation.
 
Experience
 
  • Very strong experience in RHEL Linux Administration, troubleshooting, backup, recovery, and performance tuning.
  • Experience in deploying and securing Enterprise Linux systems.
  • Experience in maintaining Linux systems on a virtualised platform.
  • Knowledge of RHEL Satellite and CommVault will be advantageous.
  • Knowledge of Oracle DBs and or Exadata will be advantageous.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.