Consultant – Solaris – Virtusa (Pvt.) Ltd

We are looking for an experienced and dedicated professional, who is a Subject Matter expert in Solaris with solid fundamentals in Linux with expert knowledge of LDAP/NIS/Netgroups/Sudo.

Configure and audit user administration system
Install, upgrade and configure 3rd party applications, OS parameters and patches
Respond to system monitors and alerts to eliminate potential or impending customer impact
Develop and review system monitor playbook to ensure accurate and timely event management
Manage server storage and conduct capacity planning activities
Conduct Tier 2 Troubleshooting, Expert at Remote Administration SSH and rsync/sftp/scp
Conduct knowledge share and training
Submit, track, close and follow-up on open vendor cases
Develop, install and test pre-defined automated scripts or packages using BladeLogic/Puppet
Manage services and configure and test network settings
Create and maintain system information diagrams and detailed documentation

Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Minimum 2 years’ experience in a Production environment
Experience in writing of ksh scripting, and identifying issues and driving to root cause via a consistent, logical approach
Experience in Veritas Cluster Server would be an added advantage
Solaris – Alternate boot environments (ABE), creating, removing, activation
Solaris Live Upgrade (LU) – Patching to an ABE, activation, reboot to new ABE, and verifying the running OS has been patched
Solaris Zones – creating, removing, managing
ZFS – creating, removing, increasing, zpools, file systems, quotas
Knowledge of ITIL and its Change Management practices
Proven attention to detail
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills