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UNIX/LINUX Application Support Engineer (Contract)

Location: New York City, NY Country: United States of America
Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is seeking a hands-on Linux/UNIX Application Support Engineer for a consulting engagement with an Investment Banking firm located in lower Manhattan, New York.

  • Hands-on UNIX/Linux application support resource work
  • Generate new and maintain existing Shell Scripts
  • Ensures application support is performed in a professional, effective, and efficient manner.
  • Regular working hours but there will be occasional weekend hours and off-hours deployments. Can book overtime upon approval from manager.
  • Engages a broad range of stakeholders across Front and Middle Office, Product Control, Risk Management, Back Office Application Development and Infrastructure teams.
  • Shows initiative in recommending innovative solutions and continuous improvements to existing processes.
  • Coordinates with Development and Business Analysts to improve sustainability.
  • Adheres to established information security standards and procedures.
  • Conducts the disaster recovery failover and the required project planning
Required Skills:
  • 2-3 years of experience in an application support function.
  • Must have experience in Application support with Linux and UNIX
  • Good in Shell Scripting
  • Must be able and willing to work on weekends and on off-hours deployments
  • ServiceNow or/any other ticketing experience
  • Working knowledge of Netapps, SAN and other storage apps. (optional)
  • Financial background (preferred)
SGA is a Certified Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) celebrating over thirty years of service to our national client base for both permanent placement and consulting opportunities.

Posted Date: 12 Jan 2019 Reference: NT18-04278 Company: Software Guidance & Assistance Contact: SGA