Solaris System Administrator – Unix

Solaris System Administrator – Unix

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Canada, Remote

Information Technology




If you are a talented and experienced Solaris Systems Administrator, Aplin has the right opportunity for you! Our Ottawa-based client is searching for someone who will be responsible for contributing to Solaris OS patching and remediation practices. This is a 1-year contract with the possibility of a 2-year extension, available to candidates Canada-wide, and is offered as fully remote. 

  • Under the direction of the Assistant Director of OS Platform Services, assist with operational support for the Solaris 11 environment
  • Contribute to Solaris OS patching and remediation practices and cycles
  • Assist with planning and execution of Solaris patch management using best practices
  • Assist with execution and planning of installation, configuration, and tuning of Solaris servers using OVM
  • Provide input to and/or develop necessary documentation (build books, operation guides)
  • Other activities and deliverables, as required
  • University degree or college diploma in computer science or a related field
  • A minimum of eight (8) years of demonstrated work experience with:
    • Solaris 11
    • Unix System administration and hardware support
    • Building automation (Scripting, Packaging, Ansible, OpsCenter)
  • Ability to obtain Secret Security Clearance
  • Able to work overtime and on-call hours when necessary

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