Unix Engineer in New York, NY at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 11/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This position fundamentally requires proficiency in managing a large Solaris environment, engineering new solutions, and maintaining an acceptable level of performance from Solaris systems. The emphasis is on engineering solutions for routine administration tasks.

Qualifications:
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in engineering and administration of UNIX environment (Solaris is a definite plus).
  • Excellent Scripting skills in KSH & Perl. Python & C++ a distinct advantage.
  • A deep understanding of UNIX concepts to include performance considerations of each subsystem as well as the APIs used to access those subsystems.
  • Solaris11 experience including AI & IPS.
  • Mdb, DTrace, and snoop / tcpdump should look familiar to you.
  • Project management experience on medium to large scale projects.
  • Excellent team player
  • Knowledge of a configuration management system (cfengine, puppet, chef) a plus.
Responsibilities:
  • Engineer solutions for deployment, performance management, and maintenance of Solaris based systems with an emphasis on quality of design that is efficient, usable, maintainable, and extensible.
  • Respond to performance related requests from application teams.
  • Package solutions for deployment in Solaris 11 IPS 
  • Enhance solutions to speed up the upgrades and updates of Solaris OS.
  • Enhance solutions to manage and deploy Solaris OS tunables.
  • Test and certify newer SPARC hardware as well as new releases of the Solaris Operating System.
Job category:
  • Information Technology
Job keywords:
  • Solaris,UNIX,Scripting,Developer
  • UNIX
  • Scripting