Unix Administrator

Job Title: Unix Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: £450.00 - £575.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH14585_1489001879
Contact Name: Todd Martin
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2017 19:38

Job Description

Unix/Linux Administrator - Finance - London

Day rate: £450-575

Technical Skills: Unix, Linux, Solaris 10, Oracle, SaltStack, VMWare ESX 5.5, NIS & NFS

Company: Global Investment Bank

Role: To provide system administration and technical support of all Unix/Linux platforms.


  • Plan and complete system administration and support application projects
  • Plan and implement upgrades to environments
  • Ensure that all environment backups are performed successfully
  • Produce scripts to perform and automate regular administration and housekeeping tasks
  • Perform installation, configuration, upgrades and maintenance of environments
  • Produce and maintain documented operational procedures and diagrams for all environments and related applications support
  • Provide support for developers and business users requests and queries
  • Conduct performance monitoring/tuning

Required - Knowledge and/or experience of/with:

  • Oracle Solaris 10 and 11 system administration in a production environment
  • Unix Performance Monitoring and Tuning
  • Redhat integration to Active Directory
  • Solaris patch management
  • Oracle (Sun) hardware
  • Solaris 10 and 11 containers and zones
  • NIS and NFS
  • Linux Redhat 6 in a production environment
  • VMWare ESX 5.5 in a Production environment

If you feel this role is of interest to yourself or matches some of the skillset you have developed over your career, please do not hesitate to get in touch with myself on 0203 189 4350 or email me on Alternatively, if you are interested in other opportunities please do give me a call to see if there is anything we can do here at Twenty.