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Sr Principal Solaris Administrator job in New York

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Job Ref:  2016-14228
Employer:  General Dynamics US
Country:  United States
County/State:  New York
City:  New York
18/10/2016 05:18
Job Description

Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems.

  1. Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems.

  2. Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems.

  3. Sets up administrator and service accounts.

  4. Maintains system documentation

  5. Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.

  6. Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.

  7. Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.

  8. May program in an administrative language.

  9. Develops and implements testing strategies and document results.

  10. Provides advice and training to end-users.

  11. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members.

  12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

  13. Participates in special projects as required.

  14. Familiar with virtual technologies such as Zones, VM's and or LDOMs

Out Of Hours Support

This position requires the candidate to help provide 24/7 support for critical systems incidents as part of a collaborative team of system administrators/engineers in an out-of-hours schedule and structure to be determined by team leadership and management.

The candidate is also expected to participate in evening and weekend support of planned changes such as application releases, system maintenance and emergency changes.


Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.


5-8 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.

3 - 5 years experience with application administration and maintenance in a LINUX/UNIX (Solaris 10+) environment including shell script development and debugging.

Working knowledge of JBOSS AS, Java, and PKI.

Security+CE and either UNIX, Red Hat, Oracle/Solaris certification preferred.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial NA approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support NA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
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