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Systems Administrator - UNIX Operating Systems Solaris

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Locations Noida, India, Hyderabad, India, Bengaluru, India
Job ID 551294BR
Date posted 11/28/2022
Primary Job Area Technical Specialist

Why Kyndryl

Our world has never been more alive with opportunities and, at Kyndryl, we’re ready to seize them. We design, build, manage and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on every day. Kyndryl is at the heart of progress — dedicated to helping companies and people grow strong. Our people are actively discovering, co-creating, and strengthening. We push ourselves and each other to seek better, to go further, and we carry this energy to our customers. At Kyndryl, we want you to keep growing, and we’ll provide plenty of opportunities to make that happen.

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Your Role and Responsibilities

The major responsibilities of the Solaris Administration position encompass Service Delivery, Delivery Operations and includes:
  • Should have minimum 6 years of core experience in Solaris
  • Having hands on experience on Solaris 10/11 patching.
  • Experience on firmware upgraded on T5 / T7 Servers.
  • Good experience and troubleshooting during hardware part replacement.
  • Good understanding and troubleshooting skills on any Clusters.
  • Defines, installs, and maintains midrange Solaris servers.
  • Provide a technical lead / technical co-ordination role.
  • Undertake the lead in proactive resolution of system related problems.
  • Assist with implementation and maintenance of the business recovery plan and procedures.
  • Suggests and/or implements solutions to resolve problems and maintain a high level of customer satisfaction.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Applicants must have substantial enterprise experience in the following:
  • Solaris 9/10/11 (Mandatory)
  • VCS Cluster (Mandatory)

Additional knowledge and experience in one of the following Unix / Linux flavours would be highly considered:
  • SUN Solaris 8,9,10,11 (inc zones)
  • OEL (Oracle Enterprise Linux) and OVM.
  • AIX 6.1 / 7.1
  • SUSE Linux

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

Strong Solaris fundamentals
Good understanding of software upgrade/migration process
Knowledge of backup solutions inc. Veritas NetBackup, Omni back
Experience with at least one other UNIX / Linux (i.e. SUSE, AIX, RHL, OEL)

Required Education

Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education

Bachelor's Degree

Being You @ Kyndryl

Kyndryl is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. Kyndryl is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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Primary Job Category

Technical Specialist

Role (Job Role)

Systems Administrator

Employment Type


Contract Type


Position Type

Early Professional

Travel Required

No Travel


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