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Glass Cube Consulting - Senior System Administrator - RHEL/Geneva (6-10 yrs)

Mumbai Job Code: 494578

Senior System Administrator RHEL-GENEVA


Job Summary :

Our client, an internationally active provider of IT and back-office services and catering to the BFSI industry is currently on the lookout for a Senior System Administrator Red Hat Enterprise Linux (GENEVA) for immediate placement.

The company provides bespoke fund administration solution for hedge funds and middle/back office support service provider for family offices since more than 15 yrs. Offering a full suite of services encompassing; fund administration, middle and back office outsourcing, operational support, software implementation and related services to hedges funds and family offices. Their offices are spread across 5 countries with 7 offices, close to 700+ headcount.

Responsibilities and Duties :

- Serve as a senior systems administrator for UNIX/Linux & Geneva servers and services.

- Learn the package Geneva that is being used either on Unix/Linux.

- Monitor system performance and utilization and configure high availability of Geneva application based on need and usage (case by case basis)

- Have knowledge on Red Hat and Ubuntu Linux distributions

- Install, configure, and document new servers and applications as and when necessary

- Automate workflow on Solaris/Geneva/Linux to save time

- Ensure future growth is considered and calculate the hardware and software estimations

- Configure clustering and high availability using Geneva SAGA technology to eliminate single point of failure

- Maintain and audit user accounts on the server and on Geneva application and periodically review the same internally and with operations

- Create a baseline security document to ensure security of the servers and implement the same

- Track vulnerabilities and apply appropriate patches and upgrades as and when necessary after testing the feasibility

- Generate statistics for operational review and planning and upgrade path based on the usage.

- Develop a project plan for Geneva upgrades with details of tasks involved, software and hardware estimations, pricing, effort estimation, responsibilities, time lines etc. and perform the activities in time

- Respond rapidly to user requests based on the severity levels and the SLA's that has been agreed

- Respond rapidly to maintenance needs, including on weekends and evenings.

- Responsible for all Geneva Servers, log shipping, back up's, DR activities

- Ship Geneva checkpoints onto the DR site timely and monitor the transfers

Responsibilities :

- Ship Geneva transaction logs every 5 minutes and monitor the transfers

- Ensure Geneva database is backed up on tapes on a daily basis

- Ensure Disaster recovery readiness is checked every month for Prod Geneva instances

- Work with the IT Software team and RSL team for applications to connect to Geneva for transaction loading, pricing and reporting etc.

- Ensure that the servers are running optimally to reduce the wait time for reports run by clients or applications

- Liaise with support team for issues requiring support from experts and follow up on the trouble tickets

- Responsible for all Geneva upgrades within the company and clients.

- Ensure the team generates and sends out a daily MIS capturing all the details from the server which includes server performance, resource utilization, checkpoint and transaction logs transfer details etc.

- Works with the IT Software team for deployment of RSL and RDL reports on Geneva Core and Geneva .NET application server respectively

- Implementation of servers in virtual environment and bare metal

Key Skills : Any Graduate / RHCE / RHCA with 6-10 years of experience as a senior systems administrator for UNIX/Linux Have knowledge on Red Hat and Ubuntu Linux distributions

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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