IT positions in NY, if anyone's interested


I just got this email, but I'm not looking to relocate and I'm currently happy with my employment status. I figured I'd post it here, since I'm aware that some people live in NY. Don't know if this would interest anyone, but oh well. If you're interested, PM me for an address to reply to.

Dear IT Consultant,

Based on your resume posted on Dice, you might be interested in the
following positions with our clients.

Please send me an email with an updated resume, daytime phone number and
work authorization if any of the following positions is of interest to you.

I'd also appreciate it if you'd forward this to any colleagues that you
think might be interested. We'll pay you a $1000 referral fee if we find
them a position.


Job Title: Sr. Unix Admin
Duration: 12 + Months
Location: NYC, NY
Job Desc: This resource type provides analytical, technical, business and
management expertise to the group and completes assignments which require
this expertise. This resource will respond and resolve issues beyond
standard management requests as well as using independent judgment to make
decisions where no clear precedents exist. This level should typically be
used for a senior or lead level resource.
Musts: UNIX SA specializing in Solaris 8 and Linux Red Hat Advanced Server.
- AWK , DNS, NFS/PC-NFS, NIS/NIS+, Sendmail, tcl/tk, TCP- IP, Telnet
- Unix Shell Scripting
- Veritas
- Experience with Blade technology
- Requires 24 x 7 support with remote access and pager carrying.
- Responsible for the engineering planning, design, implementation, and
operation of Unix and Windows Midrange computing platforms for n-Tier
application architectures.
- Responsibilities include research and development of new technology and
engineering best practices, as well as the implementation of complex and
comprehensive solutions for enterprise and Line of Business applications.


Job Title: Sr. Unix Admin
Duration: Fulltime
Location: NYC, NY
Job desc: Our client, a leading provider of client-site and hosted software
solutions to the financial services industry, is in need of a senior Unix

They have a large, complex, 24x7 environment, including Solaris and Linux
servers, EMC storage farms, Apache web servers, Veritas high
availability/clustering support, MQSeries, Websphere, Tomcat, & large-scale
backup operations. You'll be supporting both their internal and production

You'll need 7 years of Unix SA experience, including 7 years managing large
UNIX installations (100+ servers), 4 years on Solaris, 3 years on Linux, and
3 years managing large storage farms (2TB+).

Some programming skill is also required (Perl, C, Java, etc..)

Some travel to their Boston data center may be required.

With a staff full of exceptionally bright people, it's a dynamic, exciting
place to work.

Excellent compensation and benefits.
Musts: 10 years or more UNIX system administration experience.
· 4+ yrs Solaris (7,8,9)
- 3+ years Linux
- 3+ years managing large storage farms
· Experience administrating large numbers of servers
· A strong understanding of NIS, NFS, DNS, LDAP, DHCP, SMTP, IMAP, and
· Veritas Netbackup, Volume Manager
· Extensive Apache Experience (Building, configuring, deploying, mod_perl,
mod_ssl, etc)
· Understand principles of routing, client-server programming, MQ series,
Webshere, Tomcat
· Firewall software products. HA/clustering product knowledge (Veritas).
· Software packaging and distribution
- 4 year degree in a technical discipline
- Strong interpersonal skills. The position will involve presentations and
written communication with clients, vendors and peers.

Manish Shah