Unix System Administrator Resume

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A resourceful, life-long learner, embracing knowledge as a tool for improved problem-solving effectiveness seeking a position as a Unix System Administrator.

Summary of Qualifications

  • Programming: UNIX Shell scripting.
  • Hardware: SUN Microsystems (SUN Enterprise, SUN Fire, Netra, E15K and E25K), IBM (Power 6).
  • Platforms: Windows 95/98/XP/NT/VISTA, Linux (Redhat Enterprise 5.x, Fedora, UBUNTU, CentOS, SESU), Solaris, AIX 5.x and HP-UX.
  • Applications: SUN Cluster, VERITAS Volume Manager, VERITAS Cluster, Soltice Disk Suite, REM, REMEDY, Exceed and CAMCS.
  • Languages: Korn Shell and BASH.

Professional Experience

  • Coordinated installation of software system.
  • Developed and direct software system testing and validation procedures.
  • Provided user administration.
  • Monitored functioning of equipment to ensure system operates in conformance with specifications.
  • Configured and tested computer hardware and operating system software.
  • Monitored operating system performance to determine whether adjustments need to be made, and determine future changes.
  • Create disaster recovery plans for supporting applications, and evaluated different applications on the disaster recovery drills.


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