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Unix/linux Administrator, Resume

Plano, TX

OBJECTIVE:

To obtain a position as a Unix/Linux Systems Administrator and stay up to date on the latest technologies. My desire is to grow in knowledge, continue on a path to further my education, and become a valuable asset to the company upon hire.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • x86 desktops
  • SPARC/HP/DELL/SUN servers
  • HP 3PAR SAN
  • Citrix Netscalers.
  • Solaris 8 - 10
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4-7
  • CentOS 4-7
  • FreeBSD
  • VMware vSphere Client 5.0-5.5
  • Oracle Virtual Box
  • Microsoft Office
  • Remedy Ticketing System
  • HP 3PAR Client
  • Ganglia Monitoring system
  • Big Brother/Nagios
  • Centrify AD
  • Understanding of Solaris Zones.

EXPRTISE AREA:

  • Shell Scripting
  • Troubleshooting Skills
  • Installation/configuration of virtual and physical Unix/Linux systems
  • LVM
  • Sendmail
  • Package management using yum/RPM
  • Software RAID/Hardware RAID
  • User Management (local and AD)
  • Rotating and archiving logs using tar
  • Scheduling automated tasks using cron
  • Networking
  • Maintaining VMware from a user-perspective
  • Patching systems regularly
  • Maintaining/supporting large environment of physical and virtual systems

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential

Unix/Linux Administrator, Plano, TX

Responsibilities:

  • Unique to each application, build systems to spec and maximum performance.
  • Tune Kernel parameters when necessary.
  • Disable any un-needed services.
  • Work with vendor/application support team to plan for new builds.
  • Remediate trouble tickets that come in/ escalate when needed.
  • Adding user accounts (local/AD) as well as removing user accounts.
  • Monitor systems and correct problems that arise.
  • Look for ways to improve environment.
  • Patch systems regularly.
  • Edit scripts when needed.
  • Write scripts to automate common tasks.
  • Script installation/configuration of software footprint on systems.
  • Build and deploy virtual machines. (Template, OVF, OVA, ISO)
  • Migrate virtual machines when necessary. (Patching/Upgrading)
  • Work with app team and vendor to plan resources needed in new builds.
  • Create Templates when necessary.
  • Upgrade VM tools regularly.
  • Work within vCenter to do daily tasks.
  • Use LVM to create volumes for application.
  • Provision system to meet needs of client and maximum performance.
  • Assist in installation of software
  • Work with app team and vendor to plan resources needed in new builds.
  • Build and deploy new system from ISO.
  • Use LVM to create volumes for application.
  • Provision system to meet needs of client and maximum performance.
  • Assist in installation of software
  • Look for opportunities to move away from older hardware and build in VMware.
  • Look for opportunities to migrate application to a virtual environment rather than upgrade hardware.

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