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Unix/Linux Systems Administrator Job in Rochester, NY:

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Job Location
Rochester, New York
Contract Type
Information Systems

Unix/Linux Systems Administrator Job in Rochester, NY:

MODIS is currently seeking an experienced Unix/Linux Systems Administrator in the Rochester, NY area. This is a long-term opportunity with an established organization.

Responsibilities of the Unix/Linux Systems Administrator Job in Rochester, NY:

The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience within systems administration, along with knowledge of physical infrastructure and hardware.

  • Assist in application monitoring deployment
  • Assist in maintaining Enterprise Application tools.
  • Performs root cause analysis, diagnostics, and monitoring on various production systems
  • Conduct performance monitoring and work as part of a team to provide support when required and support cybersecurity policies efforts to maintain the cybersecurity posture of supported systems, related hardware, and support tools
  • Qualifications of the Unix/Linux System Administrator Job in Rochester, NY:

  • In-depth knowledge of Unix/Linux environment.
  • Senior level experience Primarily with IBM AIX OS
  • Senior level experience Primarily with IBM AIX OS (SUSE on Power a plus)
  • Experience with NIM
  • Configuration file distribution (SALT and rdist)
  • Experience with AIX, POWER hardware, and IBM PowerVM
  • Experience with DB2, Oracle
  • Experience with high availability architectures and concepts (HACMP/PowerHA)
  • Experience with shell scripting
  • Experience with storage, MPIO NPIV
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to balance priorities and meet deadlines.
  • 5+ years of experience with SLES, RHEL, Solaris, AIX
  • Excellent understanding of networking Strong skills in TCP/IP Networking & advanced systems tuning, network topology and firewalled environments.
  • Broad knowledge of other Unix Operating Systems and associated add-on technology stacks
  • OS level problem analysis and tuning experience (memory, disk, network, file system, etc.)
  • Experienced and proficient with providing Service Level 2 and 3 support
  • Skill set of different storage technologies
  • Ensure on-time resolution & quality compliance of escalated tickets/incident as per the agreed SLA
  • Perform value addition activities (such as mentoring administrators/team members, preparing SOPs, maintaining effective documentation simultaneously and Knowledge sharing. In addition, act as a liaison to the business segment, facilitating effective communication and presentation to key business stakeholders as & when required.
  • Validate analyses (eg. Root Cause Analysis ,Trend Analysis) and reports to facilitate performance in tasks to be presented to key business stakeholders
  • For more information or to be considered for the Unix/Linux Systems Administrator Job in Rochester, NY please contact Thomas McCarthy at

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