Infrastructure Services Engineer in Coppell, TX at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 10/20/2019

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Job Description

A financial services company is seeking an Infrastructure Services Engineer to join their team in Coppell, TX.


  • Perform Solaris and Red Hat Linux Server system administration, including installation and customization
  • Assist Level 1 & 2 Support staff members on complex Server and application type technology problems
  • Share coverage for off-hours and weekend emergency situations/planned maintenance, which includes remote system access as well as Disaster Recovery Testing and initiatives
  • Assist with key projects and deliverable related to the infrastructure environment
  • Support and coordinate scheduling and execution of system maintenance, release updates, upgrades, and/or new technology deployments adhering to company’s standard change management protocol
  • Strive to keep Standards documents, Process and Procedures Documents, and Baseline documents up to date with emerging industry standards
  • Initiates changes through Change Management to address issues proactively and effectively delegate work to others to complete like activities
  • Align risk and control processes into day to day responsibilities to monitor and mitigate risk
  • Demonstrate reliability by taking necessary actions to continuously meet required deadlines and goals
  • Apply global perspective when working within a team by being aware of own style and ensuring all relevant parties are involved in key team tasks and decisions
  • Articulate information clearly and presents information effectively and confidently when working with others
  • Convince others by making a strong case, bringing others along to their viewpoint; maintains strong, trusting relationships while at the same time is comfortable challenging ideas


  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of related experience
  • Ability to work independently or with a cross departmental team
  • Experience with Veritas Volume Manager and Veritas Clusters
  • Experience with Solaris Operating Systems (Solaris 10,11)
  • Knowledge with Operating System patch and Vulnerability Management
  • Experience with Oracle SPARC T4 T5 server Sparc
  • Administration of Data Storage, Solaris 10,11 Zones and Networking configuration
  • Working knowledge on servers with ZPOOL/ZFS
  • Working knowledge for Geographical Disaster Recovery Environments
  • Experience managing and supporting day to activities for user administration file creation expansion
  • Experience working with Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center
  • Knowledge on LDOM and CDOM configuration and Troubleshooting
  • Experience managing and configuring and implementation of Global and non-global Zone
  • Ability to train junior staff members in Linux/Unix fundamentals and writing basic documentation
  • Ability to troubleshoot and track complex system problems, using all available resources (Vendor support, online documentation) to completion
  • Expert knowledge of skill with most aspects of Linux/Unix Systems administration
  • Customer focused and understand the Systems Administration needs of the organization
  • Knowledge of Solaris and Linux Operating Systems and VMware platform strongly desired
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