Remote anywhere in US; plus if candidates located in Salt Lake City or Dallas
Contract Length: December 2021 (longer if great performance and strong possibility of moving to day shift)
WHO WE ARE: Goldman Sachs is leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of services worldwide to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, it is one of the oldest and largest investment banking firms. The firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Bangalore, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world.
Our team of engineers builds solutions to the most complex problems. We develop cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business and enable transactions to move in milliseconds. We provide realtime access to critical deal information and crunch billions of data points each day to inform firm-wide market insights and strategies. Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.
Must Have Skills
3-5 years of experience in Unix Administrator role Bachelor's degree (U.S. or foreign equivalent) in Information Technology, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, or a related field I. Candidate must have worked on enterprise grade server hardware (Install ,Configure and Maintain) HP and Dell Rack Servers II. Experience in supporting the following platforms: Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5/6/7/8 and Sun Solaris 5.8/10 III. File system administration using LVM and Solaris Disk Suite IV. Performing host-level troubleshooting of: Sun v240/v440/4800/420r; Dell r610/730/710/720/730; HP 385/585/480/460c/ Blades , ESX 3.5/4.0/5.5/6.0 V. Capable of prioritizing and managing high volume workloads from multiple sources & achieving o strict SLA's. VI. Systems administration, including configuration of server-based systems, system installation and configuration, fundamentals of security, and installing third-party software VII. Experience on Remote management consoles like Dell IDRAC, HP ILO, VCenter/VSphere
Strong plus for experience with various blade systems (HP, DELL etc...)
Day to Day responsibilities
Qualified candidate will provide unified production management support for the unix infrastructure of the firm, using cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business. They have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field. They will also adopt various tools developed by Engineering team to automate failures using machine learning techniques, notify discrepancies in the health of production environment and help in the automation of health-restoration, with a continuous focus on risk and cost.
You will: • Perform unix administration activities as part of the Firm's Technical Infrastructure team. • Working at L2 level on day to day operational issues, requests and project tasks involving various technologies. ( RedHat , Sun Solaris, Vmware, ESX , Cloud computing) • Perform daily monitoring of Unix infrastructure for hardware and operating system alerts. • Responsible for file system administration, user administration and Operating System build procedures. • Responsible for providing senior level of support for Unix team, handle the escalated issues and requests from juniors adhering to SLAs • Responsible for creating, reviewing and modifying various documentation, participate in CAB meetings. • Continually evaluate the operations of the environment and assist in the optimization and delivery of server infrastructure Confidential Last Updated January 2016 • Communicate and coordinate with application support and other IT support teams to provide timely responses for critical requests • Involves in Business Continuity plan tests across all regions related to Windows infrastructure. • Administer and maintain an existing local / global server infrastructure including implementation, operational support, and periodic hardware and software maintenance of all infrastructure servers. • Adhere to company change management requirements and procedures