Version 1 Bengaluru

Solaris Infrastructure Consultant

Department: Cloud & Infrastructure


Mayank Singh

Company Description

We pledge "to prove IT can make a real difference to our customer's businesses". We work hard to ensure we understand what our customers need from their technology solutions and then we deliver.

We are an award-winning company who provide world class customer service; we think big and we hire great people. Version 1 are more than just another IT services company - we are leaders in implementing and supporting Oracle, Microsoft and AWS technologies.

Invest in us and we’ll invest in you; if you are driven, committed and up for a challenge, we want to meet you.

Job Description
  • Support multiple clients across multiple technologies
  • Consult with customers and across a cross-team environment.
  • Documentation and development of designs, processes and procedures.
  • Work within a structured ITIL / ISO20000 IT Service Management environment.
  • Works directly with client to gather requirements, design solutions, build proof of concepts and implement solutions
  • Excellent presentation and reporting skills arising from customer facing and on-site experience
  • Very strong verbal, presentation, and interpersonal skills are required
  • Project management skills with experience in stakeholder and communications management
  • Escalation point for major incidents/investigations

Experience Required

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience as systems admin on Unix/Solaris and RedHat Linux
  • Expert technical knowledge of Unix Solaris versions 10 and 11, Solaris Virtual Zones and LDOM's, RHEL 6 & 7 (Experience with RHEL8 would be a bonus), VMWare
  • Experience carrying out patch upgrades across Solaris, RedHat Linux and VMWare
  • Administrator on Solaris 10,11 using LDMS, Zones, ZFS
  • Installing & Managing Red Hat Linux Servers in VMware Environment
  • Troubleshooting OS boot issues on multiple OS
  • Creating, managing & troubleshooting file system Using ZFS & LVM
  • Interpreting, understanding and solving complex technical problems/incidents
  • Strategic thinker capable of looking at the ‘big picture’
  • Ability to influence internal teams and customers
  • Consultancy/project delivery experience with client facing background
  • Strong experience across multi-server, stand alone and clustered solutions.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills required.
  • Any exposure to public cloud would also be valuable E.g. AWS/Azure/OCI


Essential Technical Skills

  • Sun Certified System Administrator for Solaris 10 and 11
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) or Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
  • VMware Certified Professional
  • ITIL® Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management
  • Disaster recovery and site replication solutions experience


Desirable skills

  • Any private cloud experience would be valued.  E.g. VMWare, HyperV, HP-UX
  • Experience on SAN/Storage solutions
  • Experience with ServiceNow highly valued
  • Additional infrastructure skills such as networking / etc. would be beneficial.
  • Public Cloud experience such as AWS, Azure, Oracle Cloud.
  • Experience with backup technologies (e.g. Veeam, Backup Exec, ARCserve, Data Protector, and/or CommVault)
  • Project management certifications e.g. Prince2
Additional Information

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