Standard Chartered Bank Ltd

Senior Unix Administrator

Job Location:  Chennai
Job Description:  SkillSet: solaris, linux, operating systems, troubleshooting, servers.
About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. Its about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.
Were committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.
The Role Responsibilities
  • SME role to provide all-lines (1 st -3 rd ) BAU Unix/Linux support.
  • High Severity incident management.
  • Change coordination and implementation. Adhere to Change Control and Fault Reporting Procedures.
  • Problem Management and Root Cause Analysis.
  • Audit, Risk and Control engagement.
  • Business continuity management.
  • Performance/stability reviews/improvements.
  • Service Improvement Plans.
  • Put forward ideas to improve automation and/or efficiency, and own through to implementation.
  • Drive Delivery/Engineering teams to provide fit-for-purpose solutions as required.
  • Work closely with PSS/Database/Network teams to improve platform service offering.
  • Infrastructure stability and pro-active health management.
  • Server uplifts and decommission strategy
  • Configuration management of the Unix estate.
  • Operating system optimisation.
  • Participate in an on-call rota
  • Work out-of-hours/weekends as needed
Our Ideal Candidate
  • University Diploma or degree preferred but not essential.
  • Banking experience essential
  • Very strong knowledge of Redhat Linux
  • Strong knowledge of High availability solutions Veritas Cluster Server preferred
  • Configuration management using modern infrastructure.
  • Strong knowledge on any one of the scripting language Python, Perl, Ansible
  • Hardware and software optimisation.
  • Operating system build and design experience.
  • Good knowledge of BMC Patrol
  • Excellent communication, both written and verbally.
  • Self starter, able to self manage with strong collaboration skills and able to interact effectively with others.
  • Strong shell scripting skills and Ansible
  • Good working knowledge of Storage Infrastructure SAN and NAS.
  • Good understanding of NTP and DNS architecture
  • Ability to work under pressure, multi-task and deliver.
  • ITIL Foundation v3/ ITIL Service Transition desirable.
  • Ability to resolve problems and incidents.
  • Team player.
Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.
To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our career pages . We welcome conversations on flexible working.
Functional Area:  General / Other Software,Sales / BD
Experience:  2 - 5 years
Qualification:  ("Management in Diploma")
Salary:  2.5 Lakh to 5 Lakh INR
Standard Chartered Bank Ltd
Job Ad publication date: 22 Jan 2021