Senior Solaris System Administrator
Palm Beach, Florida

Job ID: 11306
Start Date: ASAP
Type: Temp Project
Job Industry: Engineering

Estimated Duration: 12 months with possible extension.

Onsite: On location at the Client’s site 100% of the time. No telecommuting or remote work.

Description: Our Client, a government agency, is looking to hire a Senior Solaris System Administrator in Palm Beach, FL.


• Maintain / upgrade existing systems and design / deploy new technologies while adhering to best practices and business level objectives;
• Work in a high pressure, demanding, 24/7 environment;
• Daily administration, documentation, & operation of physical and virtual server infrastructure environments;
• Assist in integration and documentation of new applications and technologies;
• Become a Subject Matter Expert (SME) with new technologies as needed;
• 24/7 Rotational On-Call Support.


• Experience with Oracle / SUN Solaris SPARC Platforms T4 series;
• Experience with Firewall and standard security lock down practices;
• Experience managing SAN and storage pools allocated to systems;
• Experience with ZFS configuration and maintenance;
• Experience with scripting languages: bourne shell, korn shell, C shell;
• Experience with Solaris 10 and 11 operating systems;
• Experience with EBS R12 support and maintenance;
• Experience with development and execution of scripts to automate IT tasks and processes;
• Experience with Redhat unix administration 6.0 to 7.0;
• Experience with Enterprise System Monitoring, Log Management and Event Analysis – Solar winds Orion (preferred);
• Experience with Dell Server Technologies including Blades / Chassis (preferred);
• Experience with Multi-Site Data Center Operations (preferred);
• Experience with basic networking (VLANs, subnetting, high availability NIC configuration) (preferred);
• Experience with application level hardware load balancers (preferred);
• Experience with Netback up (preferred).

Why apply?

• Gain experience in the company where employees can make a difference by protecting their community and individuals;
• Work with best in breed cutting edge technologies with top-tier support contracts;
• Enjoy working in a strong and fast pace enterprise environment, which is also professional and nurturing;
• Work with a team of intelligent professionals who genuinely aim for a drama-free work place;
• Get extra perks, such as flexible schedule if your role accommodates for that;
• Benefit from multiple projects extensions and an opportunity to apply full time after your contract is successfully completed;
• Receive support and advice from Vitaver consultants who are already working at our Client’s site;
• Get extra cash by participating in Vitaver Successful Completion Bonus Program;
• Always get paid in full and on time.

If this job is not for you, earn a $2,100.00 referral bonus in cash by referring a Candidate or a Client to us. Vitaver Referral Program is one of the most generous on the market!

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