To be technical in implement and administer Unix/Linux/Solaris based server systems in both physical and virtualised environments.
To manage and administer Unix mail server, including email access via webmail.
To manage and deploy services onto a virtualised platform using VMware vSphere where appropriate.
To configure and administer NAS storage systems and related protocols CIFS/NFS, including backup tools.
To provide backup assistance and the maintenance of large file systems.
Creating and documenting describing the systems configuration and operations.
To provide general technical assistance as required in the software and hardware diagnostics across the platforms (Unix equipment, Solaris) in the Unit. This includes direct involvement in all aspects of installation, upgrades and maintenance.
Significant experience in Unix (Solaris) and Linux systems administration and development in a mixed computing environment; including networks, security, hardware, diagnostics, troubleshooting the most difficult of problems. This will include experience in NIS, LDAP, DNS, NFS and Unix based Email Server.
Proven experience of Cisco and firewall networking technologies.