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Expert in IT Comfort


Your job as Unix Systems Engineer is to provide support to the enterprise-wide Unix System infrastructure.

The complex system and the interconnected technologies require day-today support and administration to maintain optimum performance and utilization.

You would have to provide support in the following areas:

  • Oracle Solaris (from 8 to 11),
  • Linux Redhat Systems Operational Support,
  • Cluster administration and server virtualization

As AbAKUS it-solutions consultant, yourmission is to provide to its customers the IT comfort they deserve. The objective is to deploy that state of mind and that quality of services in all aspects of our activities being toward our clients or our employees or partners.

The following list gives indication about the main activities to be performed:

  • Perform Unix Systems Administration for our customers Enterprise Unix Systems to include Oracle Servers like T7-4
  • Maintain UNIX infrastructure environment during business hours and off-hours; troubleshoot Unix networking services and protocols.
  • Install, configure, and maintain UNIX server equipment, disk arrays; UNIX routine operation functions; maintain high end UNIX servers and current and new UNIX projects.
  • Provide data protection, recovery and business continuity; test and validate disaster recovery and business continuity methods in UNIX environment.
  • Perform routine backup and recovery for data protection and integrity; monitor UNIX infrastructure which consists of complex sets of equipment and system software; provide proactive remediation.
  • Perform proactive monitoring for high availability, System data protection, backup and restore, UNIX central authentication, user account management, disk storage management, hardware and OS maintenance, and application maintenance.
  • Install, configure and maintain highly optimized Virtualized UNIX environment using Zone/Container, LDOM technologies; UNIX High Availability environment consisting of different HA techniques i.e. clustering, load balancing, and cluster file systems; UNIX storage environment using Solaris Disk Suit or Solaris Volume Manager, ZFS.

Your Profile

You are a well-seasoned expert in UNIX environment (5 to 10 years of experience) with a good capacity to work in international environment.

Requested skills

Soft Skills

  • good listening and communication skills
  • proactive and taking initiative
  • real team player and aware of cross-cultural working
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to work within strict deadlines with a wide spectrum of people

Technical skills:

  • 5 to 10 years’ experience providing Unix/Solaris systems administration support for large scale complex unix environments.
  • Knowledge of High Availability techniques in UNIX environment
  • Solaris Disk Suit or Solaris Volume Manager and ZFS.
  • Shell scripting and/or Perl scripting experience.
  • System level support for Oracle application and database Servers, Java application servers, Websphere or other large-scale databases in a UNIX environment.
  • Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity in UNIX environment; HDS/EMC storage array based SAN environment.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in supporting and troubleshooting Solaris
  • UNIX environment with Oracle, Java application server and Websphere or other largescale databases.
  • Sun Virtualization technologies: Container (zone) and LDOM.
  • The ability to keep up with updates/patches in the UNIX environment.
  • Maintain and adapt the configuration of Storage and back-up software and system components (Lifecycle Management)
  • Maintain Storage and backup systems: Incident resolution, Problem resolution, diagnosis of software and Hardware issues related to Storage and back-up systems, co-ordination with third party suppliers as well as with the central It department of the customer;
  • Advise the project team and the customer in areas such as availability management, capacity management, contingency planning, configuration management, replacement/upgrade of outdated equipment/software, and other relevant tasks related to the role and the domain of Storage and back-up;
  • Design and implement Storage/backup solutions;
  • Maintain the relevant documentation/manuals/procedures describing the Storage and back-up systems and their infrastructure of the customer.


  • Bachelor or University degree in It, or equivalent by valid professional It certifications in the domain of administration/operations of Storage and backup systems.

Language skills

  • French
  •  English proficient

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