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Linux System Administration

VIC, Melbourne
Posted on 14.11.2017
  • Exciting opportunity
  • Melbourne CBD | Close to great amenities
  • Linux, AIX, Solaris and Open Source software experience essential

We are currently looking for Linux System Administrators with strong knowledge of Linux, AIX, Solaris and Open Source software for 6 month.


We are currently looking for a Linux Administrator with extensive Linux, AIX, Solaris and Open Source software experience for a 6 months contract based in the Melbourne CBD.

Our client is a leading Australian organisation, extremely well branded with a very corporate environment. Great Melbourne CBD location, close to all transport and shops.
A dynamic and flexible environment will provide for the right candidate experience with an Enterprise Giant


  • Having good knowledge in Linux, AIX and Solaris
  • Good experience to handle all type of agent deployment
  • Plan upgrades and other changes to the Midrange environment
  • Actively and pre-emptively determine possible failure faults and causes
  • Provide Team Leaders/managers with input re projects/direction when required
  • Manage and resolve problems identified by users or monitoring software
  • Work with change and problem management tools
  • Provide technical assistance to the other members of the System Administration team and Share knowledge/experiences
  • Liaise with customer accounts as required

  • Three year's experience as a Linux Systems Administrator.
  • Knowledge of open source.
  • A good understanding of disk and file system related facilities such as LVM, Multipath SAN.
  • Strong knowledge and previous experience with virtualisation technologies such as VMWare, QEMU, LPAR etc.
  • Installation and maintenance of Linux enterprise distributions from Red Hat and Novel.
  • GPFS exposure, Veritas Clustering, AIX AND Solaris
  • Experience with performance management monitoring and problem identification and resolution.
  • Ability to perform Operating System upgrades
  • Ability to supervise others.
  • Installation, maintenance and support of Linux enterprise distributions.
  • Perform problem determination and resolution
  • Take ownership of assigned tasks and prioritise in accordance with workload priorities and team leader's directions.
  • Support project schedule and tasks as assigned, and deliver to the schedule.
  • Implement change in accordance with change procedures
  • Manage problem resolution in accordance with severity and via the project team structure, or as appropriate via problem management processes and tools.

To be considered for the role click the 'Apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Birka Affleck on 0386804227. Please quote our job reference number: 200166595.

Reference Number: 200166595_3

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