system administrator in Brisbane

kelly razlog, randstad
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brisbane, queensland
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2 years
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The contractor shall have demonstrated knowledge and experience in the Information Technology industry consistent with the category and level of competency specified. The Contractor must have demonstrated experience providing facilities management services for large corporate systems. The successful contractor should be a self-motivated, enthusiastic, and results-oriented person with good interpersonal skills.

The contractor will be required to provide system administrator activities including:

  • Administration of Oracle Solaris and RedHat Linux systems
  • Monitoring of servers and services for proactive support
  • Administration of Oracle and Ingres Database platforms
  • Administration of Middleware and Web Server environments
  • Maintain currency of server infrastructure, operating systems and relevant supported software
  • Hardware upgrades on server infrastructure
  • Producing and maintaining quality systems documentation
  • Communicate with clients giving advice on hosting solutions offered by Systems Hosting
  • Provide timely and detailed oral/written advice as required on software, hardware and security matters

Responsibilities include:

  • Technical administration of Solaris and RedHat Linux environments
  • Technical administration of Oracle, Ingres and Informix database platforms
  • Technical advice for supported clients
  • Regular reporting for software currency and availability information
  • Perform actions as part of the rotating weekly duty roster, including being part of either morning duty or afternoon duty
  • Ensure that deliverables are prioritised and completed within the specified timeframes
  • Compliance with ITP Technical Architecture
  • Compliance to ITP change, configuration, incident and problem management methodologies and systems.

Assist with other aspects of Facilities Management services as directed by the Team Leader, Application Hosting, or delegated Senior System Administrators, Application Hosting. The Contractor may also be required to undertake other duties as directed by the Director Operations, or Manager Systems Hosting.

Essential Qualifications/Certifications/Skills:

The Contractor must have demonstrated experience and knowledge of the following:

  • Oracle Certified Professional
  • Solaris 10 , 11 and RedHat Linux System Administration 6,7,8
  • Solaris ( SVP) environment and RedHat Linux virtualisation (VMware) (Logical Domains and Containers)
  • Oracle SPARC server fleet
  • Unix Shell scripts, PERL, PHP and other relevant scripting languages
  • Oracle Database platform administration (v11, v12 and V18 )
  • Oracle Exadata platform administration (incl. Grid, RMAN, Dataguard, ASM)
  • Cloud Linux IaaS and PaaS
  • Demonstrated experience with the Installation and management tool sets for both Linux and Solaris environments
  • Demonstrated experience in installation and administration of Puppet enterprise for Solaris and Linux , Centos 8, RH 8. Providing High availability, Managing puppet configuration, integration and scripting across these environments, including Orchestrating Puppet, tasks and Plans.
  • Demonstrated experience with Ingres, Postgres SQL and Oracle Database System Administration
  • Apache Tomcat Administration ( v 8.5)
  • Oracle WebLogic Administration ( v12 . 2)
  • Oracle Tuxedo Administration ( V12)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Oracle Pillar array architecture, management and administration.
  • Demonstrated Knowledge of Nagios ( v 4.4) Administration
  • AWS and Azure Architecture and System Operations ability to build servers and associated tool sets
  • Good working knowledge of VMware
  • Good working knowledge of storage, NAS, SAN, Backup, Network, and Security infrastructure

To find out more please send an updated CV relevant to this position to

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


System Administrator, Oracle Certified Professional, Technical administration, Solaris, AWS and Azure, Apache Tomcat, VMware


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