Reference # 19-00676 Title Red Hat/Oracle Linux/VMWare SME
Location Mt Prospect, ILLINOIS
Position Type Contract
Experience Level Contract
Start Date / End Date 21-10-2019 --- 14-02-2020
Red Hat/Oracle Linux/VMWare SME
Immediate Hire


Short Project Description:
  • Large Data Center Migration for a major transportation company with over 2,000 servers to a new data center with complex, real-time applications and tight migration timeframes.
Resource Tasks:
  • Analyze existing Data Center Physical/Virtual Server usage and configurations to help plan the migration of server workloads to a new Data Center.
  • Assist with migration pre-planning activities including network migration impacts and opening change tickets.
Required Skills:
  • Required in-depth knowledge of Linux, specifically Red Hat/Oracle Linux.
  • Required experience in analyzing, troubleshooting and resolving Unix/Linux issues.
  • Required above average Excel Skills (Pivot Table, Vlookup).
  • Preferred experience creating tickets using ServiceNow, Remedy or an equivalent ticket management system.
  • Preferred knowledge of VMWare including administration using vCenter and various versions, SRM, VM Server builds and server configurations (ESXI hosts, storage, and server migration processes involving VMware).
  • Preferred experience with Veritas clusters including migration planning, startup/shutdown/failover procedures, and troubleshooting.
  • Preferred experience with Solaris Operating System including knowledge of ldoms, zones, and the various filesystem types; Ex: xfs and zfs.
Client is not willing to provide visa sponsorship for this position at this time