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Unix Storage Support

  • location

    City of London, London

  • sector:

    Engineering

  • job type:

    Contract

  • salary:

    Up to £430.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Agata Borek

  • Email:

    agata.borek@orbisconsultants.com

  • job ref:

    BBBH3126_1548432541

  • published:

    7 months ago

  • expiry date:

    2019-02-03

Responsibilities

  • All aspects of routine Linux system administration.
  • Ensuring all Linux and Storage systems meet their SLAs for availability and performance.
  • Investigation and timely resolution of problems on Linux servers and NetApp storage.
  • Ensuring system backups complete and performing ad-hoc restores.
  • Preforming security and maintenance patching and major system updates (weekend work required for Production systems).
  • Working closely with the Engineering team to help build and deliver new systems.
  • Providing technical expertise to other teams.
  • Being part of a 24x7 on-call rota for Unix and Storage (currently 1 week in 3).
  • Participate with other team members to ensure onsite presence is maintained between 07:00 and 18:00 by working early or late starts Monday to Friday.

Academic and Professional Qualifications Required:

  • RedHat RHCSA/RHCE certification preferred.

Desirable experience:

  • Any experience of NetApp Cluster Data ONTAP v9.
  • Any experience of Red Hat Satellite v6.
  • Any experience of Container technologies, e.g. RedHat OpenShift, OpenStack, Kubernetes.
  • Any experience of Ansible/Ansible Tower.
  • Any experience of Veritas NetBackup v8.
  • Any experience of Nagios/OP5 monitoring.
  • Knowledge of SAN Fabric configuration.

Skills set and Core Competencies Required for Role:

  • Good troubleshooting abilities.
  • Able to take ownership of issues and see them through to completion.
  • Willing to learn new technologies.
  • Able to work effectively within a small team.
  • Able to communicate effectively with other teams of varying technical abilities.