Senior Linux/Solaris Administrator

Location: Arlington, VA
ApplyLogic is a fast-growing Veteran-Owned consulting firm, headquartered in Dunn Loring, VA. Our people are our greatest asset and our company culture is grounded on that belief. We offer challenging and interesting work in a friendly and supportive environment. We deliver best-in-class technical expertise to the Federal Government market through IT professional service contracts. 

We offer a competitive salary with a robust Fortune 500 type benefits package: employee assistance, employee adoption, 401K with match, medical, dental, vision, life, short-term and long-term disability, 15 paid time days off, 10 holidays, unlimited web-based training and up to $5K towards continuing education and/or professional development and more!
 
Founded in 2004, ApplyLogic is a Veteran Owned Small Business, ISO9001:2008 certified with over $7M annual revenues and 35 employees. Our growth has been recognized in the Washington Technology Fast 50 and the INC. 5000. We have an immediate Senior Linux/Solaris Administrator position in Arlington, Virginia.

Job Description and Responsibilities:
  • Build, configure, secure and deploy Solaris 10 system (global)
  • Ability to build, configure, secure and deploy Solaris 10 local zones (spare root or whole root zone)
  • Troubleshoot Solaris 10 issues emanating from hardware and software related and configuration issues
  • Analyze system performance and manage system resources
  • Manage Live Upgrade technology, support it in both patching and upgrade efforts
  • Create content for, and manage an enterprise automation system (BigFix, puppet, satellite, etc.)
  • Manage configuration control on team tools (manual curation, cvs/git, other...)
  • Install, configure, and manage Symantec Volume Manager for storage manager and Cluster Service software for system clustering
  • Build, configure, secure and deploy Red Hat LIinux standalone and Virtual Machine
  • Troubleshoot Linux VM emanating from hardware and software related and configuration issues
  • Work with network administrators to configure and troubleshoot issues emanating from network
  • Monitor current hardware and infrastructure capacity and usage
  • Respond to critical alerts from Sys Edge, Netcool, Opsware, etc.
  • Write shell & PERL scripts to provide automation
  • Able to perform tasks using command line as well as GUI interface for all relevant tools.
  • Troubleshoot NetBackup related backup issues as required
  • Attend daily, weekly, and monthly client meetings as necessary
  • Ability to provide 24X7x365 operations support
     
Qualifications:
  • 5 years of related experience 
  • Proven Experience with Solaris 10 or Red Hat 5 &6 and/or VCS operating systems in installing, configuring, and maintaining. to include storage management, package & patch management via satellite server, and host security.
  • Ability to debug Solaris 10 and/or linux 5.3/6.2 and/or VCS 5.[0|1] under time pressure
  • Ability to work from a Command Line Interface (CLI)
  • Should be proficient in patching process.
  • Should be proficient in Veritas/ODS file system
  • Proficient oral and written communication skills
  • Must have good customer service skills
  • Should be proficient in VMware.
  • Knowing authentication tools like ldap/cyberark is a plus.
  • Should have basic knowledge of RAC cluster and troubleshooting.
 
Clearance:
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Public Trust
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