Mid range UNIX Solaris Engineer

CBS Butler
£300 - £330 per day
12 Sep 2017
10 Oct 2017
Abbie Levens
Contract Type
Full Time
Mid-Range UNIX Solaris Engineer

Nottingham and Newcastle

We are currently seeking experienced UNIX Solaris Engineers in both the Nottingham and Newcastle areas. This will be for a Contract role will be for 6 months and please see below for the responsibilities and requirements for this position.

Capability Definition

Applies UNIX technical knowledge to solve complex business requirements and is regarded as a subject matter expert. Uses consulting skills including, but not limited to: interviewing clients to understand business needs, developing technical solutions, and working with multiple teams to accomplish project deliverables. Capable of consulting, designing, testing, implementing, managing capability requirements, integration of custom components into varied environments and provision of third level production support using standard methodologies.


* Responsible for client/account interactions as required
* Responsible for producing part or all of the technical solution for the account/client, in accordance with an agreed technical design.
* Responsible to make sure that the project deliverable is completed accurately and on time
* Responsible for escalating the issues, problems, risks, and constraints to the appropriate parties for clarification and resolution
* Responsible for design and engineering of custom Infrastructure solutions based on UNIX and Linux servers.
* Responsible for communication with the Lead Engineer and account/client.
* Responsible for the engineering of end to end solutions as required
* Responsible for keeping abreast of new/emerging technology
* Responsible for design, development, implementation using the Global Engineering specifications, methodology and practical application of ITIL practices and processes

Education and Experience Required


Solaris main skill set

* Unix System Administration I and II Certification
* At least four years of experience using, building and maintaining one of the mainstream Linux or Unix base O/S's such as Red Hat, SUSE, Solaris HP-UX, AIX
* Basic knowledge of most of the following areas:

* Linux/UNIX based

* Web Server (Sun One, iPlanet, Apache)
* RDMBS (Oracle)
* Application server (Apache, JBoss, TomCat, WebLogic)

* Networking fundamentals

* Firewalls
* Routers
* Load Balancing (F5, Cisco)

* High Availability and Clustering
* J2EE Architecture
* Linux/UNIX Scripting