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Sr Systems Engineer
Ref No.: 22-09162
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Richardson, Texas
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date / End Date: 07/18/2022 to 10/10/2022
Genesis10 is seeking a Sr Systems Engineer for this 3-month Contract to Hire job opportunity located in Richardson, TX.
  • Design, implement, and evaluate current and future infrastructure initiatives for the highest level of efficiency and performance
  • Work closely with various IT groups including but not limited to project management, database administration, network and security teams, application team and assist in overall architectural design, implementation and troubleshooting
  • Applying and troubleshooting QFSDP Patches on Exadata platform without the help from Oracle Platinum Support.
  • Ability to work with Oracle in supporting new Exadata build activities.
  • Solid understanding of Oracle multitenant architecture.
  • Review and fix issues found in Exachk, AWR, ADDM, Exawatcher reports
  • Must have worked on Oracle 19c grid, Oracle 12.2/19c RAC databases, 13c cloud control.
  • Experience in GRID, database home installation, Database upgrade, patching, and regular maintenance in Exadata
  • Analyzes, acquires, installs, modifies and supports Linux operating systems, utilities and Internet/intranet-related tools
    Configuration management and automation (e.g. Ansible, Python)
  • Perform problem diagnosis, troubleshooting and resolution
  • Perform Linux OS installations, patching and upgrades
  • Maintain operating systems and associated infrastructure software
  • Design and document SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) for system administration activities
  • Install and maintain Server OS, configuration, and patching levels using tools automated installation like Red Hat Satellite.
  • A seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding with area of specialization; resolves a wide range of issues in creative ways Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
  • Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work, general instructions on new assignments.
  • Preferred experience with DevOps and SRE methodologies
Required Experience
  • 6+ years' experience in a level 2/3 enterprise server systems support role and/or Linux/Exadata based administrator position.
  • Proficient with Oracle Exadata (X6, X8M, X9M) and ZFS machine architectures Strong knowledge of resource management [IORM and DBRM] and Exadata alerts remediation.
  • Demonstrated experience with upgrade and patching support for OS, RoCE switch, storage and database nodes.
  • Experience with Exadata HW maintenance (HBA, networking, power), disk drive maintenance (Faulty Disk Replacements, Cell Server restores from corruption/failure).
  • Expert level in on premise and cloud providers systems administration
  • Expert level working with Linux Server in a virtualized environment
  • Expert level in integrating various Linux distributions (particularly Red Hat Enterprise and Ubuntu) in heterogeneous environments.
  • Expert level applying Red Hat Satellite to management of all manner of Linux distributions.
  • Experience with High Availability and Disaster Recovery environments.
  • Experience with virtual container applications (Docker).
  • Experience with deployment automation tools (Ansible).
  • Experience with virtualized environments (VMWare).
  • Experience with storage technologies (RAID, CIFS/SMB, NFS, NAS and SAN).
  • Experience with change and incident management processes
  • Self-motivated to seek out and resolve a wide range of issues in creative ways Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions
  • Networks with other senior personnel in own area of expertise
  • Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work, general instructions on new assignments
  • On-call after hours support will be required as part of a team rotation
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, MIS, or a related field required
  • Experience with compliance frameworks such as NIST, HIPPA, ISO, etc. are a plus.
  • RHCSA and/or RHCSE are preferred
W2 Status:
Only W2 candidates will be considered for this position.
Benefits of Working with Genesis10:
As a Genesis10 consultant, we are proud to offer access to the following benefits:
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Bi-weekly payroll
  • 401k plan
  • Successful re-marketing program
  • Referral program with the opportunity to earn additional income
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!
About Genesis10:
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at 
“Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”