UNIX System Engineer


Important Information

  • Closing date for applications
  • Wednesday 2 August 2017 at 11:59pm GMT
  • This role is Outside IR35
  • The Duration is 6-12 months
  • Rate: £650 -£800 per day
  • Location: London
  • Start date: 21st August 2017
  • Security Clearance: Candidate should have valid Security Clearance or willing to undergo clearance.

The Postholder will work with the following:

  • Architects, Devops, Datacenter engineers

The Postholder will carryout the following tasks

  • Planning and migration of SPARC Solaris and IBM PowerPC Aix servers into new physical environment
  • Overlook the hardware installation in the DC
  • Installation of Solaris/AIX systems
  • Setting up update and patching strategies for both Solaris and AIX 5.Integrate with the existing Linux management stack Configure HBAs of SPARC and IBM servers to connect to SAN and prepare volumes for hosting OracleDB
  • Setup management services on Linux infrastructure
  • Setup monitoring
  • Work with Storage & Networking team to bring service Live
  • Work on current Linux AWS platform

Essential Skils include:

  • Solaris
  • AIX
  • SPARC Architecture
  • IBM Power Architecture
  • Linux
  • Puppet
  • SAN/Storage
  • Backups software
  • Monitoring(network, systems)
  • Scripting
  • Networking
  • Firewalls
  • Security


To apply for this post, please send me a copy of your current CV to digital@research-series.com