Solaris System Administrator

Location: Surrey, England Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Gautam Raval

My financial services client based in the Surrey area are looking to recruit a Solaris System Administrator.

As a Solaris System Administrator you will be responsible for the following:

Under take the daily/weekly/monthly/quarterly/yearly routine administrative tasks on all Solaris environments.

Ensure the Oracle servers are fit for current and future purpose through capacity management and planning.

Provide support when needed in conjunction with 3rd party suppliers for projects involving the Oracle Solaris environments.

In liaison with 3rd party's, support all systems running on the Solaris platform that directly or indirectly support the core banking function.

In line with the security requirements implement and improve the Oracle Solaris environments as required.

Develop and improve internal processes as required to ensure services are delivered in an efficient secure manner.

Cross train where necessary to provide key man dependency mitigation for the societies Oracle Database Administration role.

Create and maintain documentation necessary to carry out the functions undertaken as part of the role.

Document system process and procedures necessary to ensure correct operation of services in full or in part utilising the Oracle Solaris environments in conjunction with collages.

Facilitate patching and upgrade requirements of the Oracle Solaris environments in line with requirements including providing support where needed, including out of hours for scheduled Disaster recovery testing in conjunction with the Oracle Database Administrator and Operations departments.

Provide BAU support when required by IT Operations department for live issues outside of normal working hours.

Key Skills and experience

Minimum 5 years' experience
Expert in administering Solaris systems
Oracle Solaris System Administrator Certification
Unix Security course
Experience of working on UNIX Sun/Oracle Solaris platforms 10 & 11
Experience of working with Unix Shell Scripts
Flexible approach to working hours
Excellent communication skills
Experience of administering JBoss Application Server
Experience of administering WebSphere Application Server
Experience of working with RMAN

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