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Unix Administrator - External Consultant - 6th months
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Unix Administrator - External Consultant - 6th months


Group Shared Services (GSS) The Bank’s entire operations are managed by GSS and are headed up by the Chief Operating Officer. It strives to provide both in-house and external clients with a first-rate service to ensure our business operates efficiently and at the best possible cost. The GSS division comprises Operations, Finance, Information Management, Human Resources and Logistics. GSS employees are committed to providing, with professionalism and enthusiasm, an efficient, proactive, high-quality service that meets the needs of clients within the context of the Bank’s overall strategy.


Install and Migrate existing Unix as according to our standards and process. Allocate system storage and planning future storage requirements for the Unix system Modify the Unix system (File System management, access right, etc.) as necessary, from info


Be adaptable with different environments and process.

Main responsabilities

Core competencies

Behave Ethically

Communicate Effectively

Foster Teamwork

Solve Problems

Communication skills

Knowledge of majors Unix Distribution: Red Hat Enterprise Linux, AIX and Solaris

Knowledge of one major Backup Software of the market

General  understanding of distributed computing architectures, e.g. Client /Server, Internet / Intranet, Entreprise

General understanding of the underlying operating system, e.g. Windows, Unix, Linux 

General understanding of storage technologies, memory management, disk arrays, NAS/SAN, networking 

General understanding of routine maintenance, recovery, and handling failover of a Database

Specific Competencies

Work to tight deadlines.

Be patient, meticulous and logical in his work and capable of prioritizing tasks. Good problem solving, analytical, administrative, organizational, communication and interpersonal skills are also important.

Familiarity with computer Operating Systems


Minimum 3 years of experience as confirmed Unix System Administrator
General understanding of distributed computing architectures, e.g. Client/Server, Internet/Intranet, Enterprise
General understanding of the underlying operating system, e.g. Red Hat Enterprise Linux, AIX, SOLARIS
General understanding of storage technologies, memory management, disk arrays, NAS/SAN, networking


  • Education: Engineer


  • Years of experience: 3-7 : intermediate
  • Experience in private banking: Optional


  • French: Fluent
  • English: Advanced

Personal skills

  • Swiss resident: Mandatory

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