Unix Administrator (Contract)

  • Negotiable
  • Singapore
  • Temporary, Full time
  • Robert Walters (Singapore) Pte Ltd , EA Licence No: 03C5451
  • 22 Jan 18 2018-01-22

A leading bank is looking for a Unix Administrator (Contract) to join the team in Singapore.

About the Unix Administrator (Contract) role:

In this role, you will manage the UNIX-based systems and applications on a daily basis by performing system monitoring and health checks, upgrading and/or patching.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical and infrastructure support services for the LINUX Red Hat and Solaris OS based servers and systems, including but not limited to systems administration of LINUX (Red Hat), UNIX (Solaris), DNSSec, SFTP and other UNIX or Solaris based services
  • Detect, isolate, document, quickly report, and resolve system outages, or problems encountered during operations of the operational system baseline, which includes the collections of diagnostic data, restoring the system operation, development of workarounds, and other activities necessary for recovery of a system
  • Install, manage, and support UNIX based software applications
  • Devise technical approaches to build and deploy new UNIX based enterprise systems
  • Review UNIX system logs for audit purposes and report suspicious activity to management
  • Ensure backups are scheduled and performed

To succeed in this Unix Administrator (Contract) role, you should have at least 10 years of working experience with Red Hat and Solaris OS based servers and systems.

Key Requirements:

  • Background in networking and storage
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to interface with internal/external customers, vendors and management in both formal and informal situations
  • Flexible to work extended hours or on weekends

Expertise with the following technologies:

  • Red Hat 5 & 6 OS
  • Solaris 10 OS
  • Solaris 10 ZFS File System Management
  • Veritas Cluster, Volume Manager
  • DNS, LDAP, Kerberos, Secure Shell Troubleshooting
  • VMware Vsphere & Vcenter
  • VMware Vcloud Automation Center
  • Shell Scripting
  • Nagiosm, Splunk or other Unix Monitoring tools

This leading bank has an outstanding international reputation in its field and great value is placed on training and development. They have the people and ethos to act with speed, innovation, enterprise and creativity. This well-recognised brand offers a great working environment and promotes from within - career progression opportunities are outstanding.

If you are a talented and focused Unix Administrator seeking the right opportunity to take your career forward, this job is the role for you. You will be a part of a forward-thinking company that values innovation and a progressive mindset.


Apply today for this new opportunity.

Robert Walters (Singapore) Pte Ltd

ROC No.: 199706961E | EA Licence No.: 03C5451

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