Solaris Administrator


June 10, 2021

System Administrators are the gatekeepers to the many systems that run our company and our clients. As a System Admin with IBM, you will have the opportunity to provide high-value IT services and leverage our leading-edge technology portfolio in our global network. Your work has a direct impact on the day-to-day productivity of our business by ensuring integrity of, and access to, our most important resource: data.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Are looking for a new opportunity? Do you want to join Solaris support team and be part of a strategic GTS offering? If yes - this job posting is for you!
You will do activities associated with the day-to-day management of the contracted service. As Solaris Administrator you will be focused on the management of the daily environment checks and cooperation with other teams. You will be also focused on the automation and improvements of the daily tasks to optimize the service.
Main duties and responsibilities:
  • Daily work on incidents, service requests
  • Prepare and perform the Requests for Change
  • Troubleshoot and solve email transport issues
  • Lead and fulfill Problem Management and Request for Service activities
  • Supporting archive and restores
Additional Benefits:
  • Trainings and certifications
  • Private medical package and insurance package
  • Multisport Card
  • Working on international projects in multicultural teams
  • Good to be an IBMer discounts
  • Cinema & trips for IBMers
  • Language classes
  • Summer camps for children

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Good Linux/Unix experince with ability to learn and develop in Solaris Administration area.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Knowledge of the technologies such as:
  • Virtualization
Create, patch, and administer containers, Logical Domains (LDOMS) and Solaris Branded Zones
  • Storage
Practical knowledge of ZFS Volume Manager.
Solaris Multipathing
File system tuning, management and configuration; performance tuning.
Perform disk management for Oracle Automatic Storage Management (ASM).
  • OS / HW
User, groups and roles management
Experience with ILOM and OBP management for Sparc T5 series servers
Hardware/kernel troubleshooting and problem identification.
Kernel tuning using configuration files and system tools.
Troubleshoot the UNIX boot process for Storage Area Network (SAN)
  • Networking
Knowleadge of TCP/IP
Solaris networkig configuration, (IPMP, AGGR, IB, Vlans)
  • Solaris Cluster
Installation, configuration, zones clustering
  • Scripting
BASH / PERL (optional)
About Business UnitThis position currently sits within Global Technology Services (GTS) Infrastructure Services (IS) or a shared services function supporting GTS.
As announced in October 2020, IBM intends that its managed infrastructure services business of the GTS organization will become an independent company named Kyndryl by the end of 2021, creating two distinct and powerful market-leading companies.
Together, we will advance the vital systems that power the digital economy. Serving over 4,600 technology-intensive, highly regulated customers, including over 75% of the Fortune 100, our people will design, run, and manage the most modern and reliable technology infrastructure that the world depends on today.
We will work flexibly and in partnership with our customers to amplify business outcomes while always pushing ourselves to improve and meet all opportunities. Come join our team of diverse, devoted, and empathetic technology experts who are at the center of discovering what’s next.
Please note: The final decision if this position will transition from IBM to Kyndryl is yet to be confirmed.
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