Job Description :
Position: Unix Infrastructure Engineer
Location: Fort Worth, TX 76155
Duration: 5 Months

Description:
Establish recommendations and guidelines for the development, test, operations and application support environments.
Provide information needed to assess the risk of production deployment of a business critical application: installation and configuration readiness, performance and scalability evaluation, stability and durability evaluation, and best practices procedures.
Assist in determining overall hardware and software configuration along with capacity projections and planning for future support of growing operations.
Needs to be extensible to changing platform requirements or other progressions in the distributed computing model.
Understands boot process and run levels, paging and swapping, inter-process communication, functions of devices and device drivers and file system concepts.
Plan, coordinate, and implement security measures to safeguard information in computer files against accidental or unauthorized damage, modification or disclosure.

Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering or relevant field preferred.
Must have 7 years'' experience in Networking principles, Solaris, Unix Shell, VMWare.
Experience with full software development life cycle (SDLC
Provide technical leadership for supporting UNIX and Virtualization platform across Client’s distributed environments.
Strong ability to troubleshoot issues and make system changes as needed to resolve issues.
Expert knowledge of Solaris Operating System. Experience with Solaris container/zone a must have. Need to have knowledge of installing, configuring and maintaining of Sun/Solaris and Linux OS.
Understanding of networking is required.
Experience with Oracle Engineered Systems (Exadata and Super Cluster) build and configuration is a must have.
Working knowledge of Volume manager (Veritas, Solaris etc is required, ZFS knowledge is required. Knowledge of a clustering software (Veritas or Sun) is required.
Experience with external storage (SAN/NAS) is required from server - configuration and administration prospective.
Shell scripting knowledge as Unix Administrator is required. Experience with Linux (Red Hat) is a must. Working knowledge of backup and restore of UNIX servers. Knowledge of capacity monitoring and management of UNIX servers.
High Availability concept/knowledge will be a big plus (i.e. Local Datacenter HA or DR across multiple DC.
Knowledge of proxy service, naming services (LDAP, DNS etc is needed.
Solaris Packages and RPM maintenance and participate in patch management.
Understanding of various hardware platforms is required.
Working knowledge of Networking is essential.
Working knowledge of IPMP and power path is a plus.
Any working knowledge of DTrace will be highly preferred.
Understanding of Windows based security and integration with Active Directory is desired.
Understanding of enterprise networking is desired.
Prior experience of development and n-tier architecture would be very helpful.