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Date: Oct 22, 2018

Location: Chennai, TN, IN

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 11183 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a System Administrator Specialist Linux & Vmware to join our team in Chennai, Tamil Nādu (IN-TN), India (IN).



The role requires an overall IT experience of 8+ years with minimum 4 -7 years of experience on Linux & VMware technologies
 This is an L3 role to perform the base level technical troubleshooting task for the large complex projects
 and to provide mid end L3 technical support for the BU operations
 Installing, configuring and maintaining Linux Servers / Virtualization
 Solid understanding of DNS, FTP, Proxy, NFS/DNS/DHCP/SAMBA
 Configuration and administration of LVM
 Solid understanding of File system Management
 Installing and Maintaining kick start environment
 Red Hat Directory Service with LDAP setup on Linux infrastructure environment.
 Red Hat clustering experience with the hands-on deployments in complex datacenter environment.
 Capacity planning and fine tune system for optimal performance
 Identify system performance bottleneck and fine tune the system for optimal performance
 Hands-on in Advanced shell scripts
 Solid understanding in Red hat, SUSE, Ubuntu, FreeBSD & Net SNMP Linux
 Good Understanding of virtualization technology Experience on VMware 5.x & 6.x
 Good understanding of HA and DRS environment.
 Experience in backup and recovery of Virtual machines and virtual servers.
 Hands on Experience in diagnostics & troubleshooting of ESX server environment.
 Coordinating with Vendor, Onsite Team and Datacenter Management Team for Hardware Changes
 Daily operational support such as troubleshooting production issues, and internal systems, for 24*7 operations.
 Follow technical/operational escalation process and Knowledge on ITIL Frameworks
 Should have excellent verbal and written communication skills
 Should be willing to work in US prime time shift


Excellence in communication skill


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 100,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 85 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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