What’s the role?

Our client DXC Technology helps our customers across the entire enterprise technology stack with differentiated industry solutions, is looking for  4 Unix Administrators to join their team based in Bangalore/Chennai. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dynamic team in the IT services industry. You will be working in a high-quality team and have the opportunity to use your existing knowledge and experience to make a difference, as well as advance your career and develop new skills.

Role purpose

Deploy and support DB standard UNIX server builds and collaborate with all stakeholders to ensure pre-requisites for the migration methods (Physical Moves or Transforms) are met as per project timelines.

Your day-to-day activities will include

  • Partner with and be mentored by senior IT Advisory and Transformation Program Managers and help drive technology infrastructure from “current state to future state” with a focus on App Migration and DC Exits.
  • Experience with deployment of Management tools and OS Patches on new and existing servers using deployment tools or related industry wide deployment tools.
  • Knowledge and experience in Migration methodologies and Migration tools like Double Take and other related industry wide deployment/migration tools.
  • Hands on Host-Based Storage Migration using EMC and 3 PAR Tools – PPME, Solution Enabler, etc…
  •  Migration projects and involvement in planning, design, POC, Pilot and implementation phases of various migration methods. Thorough technical knowledge of UNIX platform (Solaris, RHEL/SuSE).
  • Expertise on UNIX heterogeneous platform environments, including Clustering,  Backup operations, Hardware , Patching and Activation.
  • Good hands on experience on Enterprise class x86 servers/Blades (HP, IBM & DELL) are mandatory.
  • Good fundamentals and technical hands on experience on UNIX troubleshooting.
  • Willingness to develop strong competencies in UNIX platform support.

What knowledge, skills & experience we need

Essential

  •  Must be able to demonstrate deep technical troubleshooting and problem solving skills.
  • SRDF and Veritas cluster (VCS) knowledge is mandatory
  • Any one of Linux LVM , Solaris SVM and Veritas VxVM  skills mandatory
  • Excellent communication (verbal & written) and interpersonal skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Highly organised and able to manage own workload
  • Proactive, positive attitude and approachable
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, complex and fast changing environment

Desirable

  • Knowledge of Shell scripting / Python/Ansible will be a plus.
  • Ideally, candidate must preferably have hands on experience in working in enterprise
  • Knowledge in Linux VHS V2V – Vmotion and Solaris Zones migration from SHS to SHS is preferred
  • Technical skills on Network components are preferred (DNS, DHCP, TCP).
  • Excellent understanding of ITSM\ITIL processes and certification will be added advantage.

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Tell me more

  • Location: Bangalore/Chennai
  • Rate: Dependent on experience
  • Work Pattern:
  • Start Dates: ASAP
  • Duration: 1 year potentially extended