Experience

  • Systems Engineer (Unix Administrator)

    at EOH

    April 2018 - at Present

    Gauteng

    Responsible for 1st and 2nd level support for the availability and maintenance of Unix/Linux servers and related components/applications or programs Implemented and setup Virtualization environments for Physical domains, Logical Domains and Solaris Zones Monitoring server activity logs, database and log usage,growth and volume status Scripts for automating repeated tasks Implemented and setup of Solaris 11 patching repository Assisting Database administrators with troubleshooting OS and services affecting DB2 and Informix running Configured SAMBA shares for the developers to access data/files on Unix to windows environment Commissioning and decommissioning of servers as needed. Configuring and commissioning of Solaris 11 servers for the environment to migrate from Solaris 10 SAN storage monitoring, Hardware and Software Error trouble shooting and new LUN assigning to hosts Hardware and OS upgrades and Patching. Lead change planning and implementation

  • Systems Engineer

    at BCX

    June 2013 - March 2018

    Gauteng

    Responsible for 1st and 2nd line support for Solaris 10,Solaris 11 and Linux servers Implementing and setup/configuring Virtualized environments,physical domains,Logical Domains and Solaris Zones Patching and upgrading of the Unix servers. Monitoring server activity logs, database and log usage, growth and volume status Diagnosing system hardware and software problems using advanced root-cause analysis Wrote scripts for automating repeated tasks and information gathering using Born, Bash shell Implemented and setup of Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center. Assisting Database administrators with troubleshooting OS and services affecting DB2 and informix running. VERITAS Netbackup client agent installations Netbackup services monitoring Netbackup installation and configuration on Unix/Linux Lead change planning and implementation Change and incident management using ITIL rules SAN storage monitoring, Hardware and Software Error trouble shooting and new LUN assigning to hosts

Education

  • ITIL 2011 Foundation

    at LRMG/SkillSoft

    2019 - 2019 (1 year)

  • Oracle Solaris 11 system administration Ed 4

    at Oracle University (bytes people solutions)

    2016 - 2016 (1 year)

  • SPARC M6-32/M5-32 server Administration Ed 1

    at Oracle University (bytes people solutions)

    2016 - 2016 (1 year)

  • System Administration for Solaris 10 OS

    at Oracle University (bytes people solutions)

    2011 - 2011 (1 year)

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