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Line of Business:

Financial Services


System Administrator (Linux, Solaris, Windows server installations), Zurich

Project Description

You'll be working in the Compute Fulfilment team in Zurich. We are a global team responsible to provide oversight and technical support for server implementations across business streams.


- Installing of Operating system Unix and creating/configuring Databases
- Certified Unix/ system administrator
- Hardware and software installation and troubleshooting, Operating system configuration, backup and recovery, monitoring, performance and tuning, research and evaluation of tools and techniques, scripting and automation, standards and procedures related to the environment
- Creation of shell/PowerShell scripting and work on process improvement and/or automation opportunities, IPSOFT and other automation tools at least one tool/scripting knowledge is mandatory to have
- Managing Unix a install and decommission process
- Managing Clusters and blade servers with basic Hardware and networking knowledge
- Excellent Troubleshooting Skill /Problem-solving ability and Issue Management with effective escalation management
- Able to establish good working relationship with various teams
- Good knowledge of ITIL concept, process and used ITIL oriented operational tools.
- Ability to work under pressure / tight deadline
- Able to establish a good working relationship with various teams and a good Coordinator



- In-depth know-how of the Unix operating system in an enterprise environment
- Experience in supporting and managing DB like Oracle/MSSQL
- Experience in a 24X7 environment with thorough knowledge of Windows and Unix operating system architecture including Server Operating systems internals, benchmarking and performance tuning (Linux, Solaris) & CPU architectures.
- Experience with installation/upgrading/configuring and troubleshooting OS and DB
- Knowledge and experience in network topology, Databases (Oracle, MSSQL and SYBASE), Virtualization Technologies (ESX), and Citrix.
- Sound knowledge of VMware and Cloud technology infrastructure
- Ability to automate tasks with scripting and available automation tools, good to have IPSOFT knowledge
- Should be able to work on Microsoft xl and PowerPoint for producing custom reports
- Knowledge of Service now tool is added advantage
- Strong written and verbal communication skills in English and a high degree of credibility are imperative
- German language skills are nice to have but not mandatory

Nice to have

- a confident communicator that can explain technology to non-technical audiences
- capable of understanding client needs and translating this into products and services


  • English: Advanced/Fluent

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Work Type

IT Infrastructure Engineering

Seniority Level


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