SunGard Linux/Unix Systems Engineer in Orlando, Florida

Linux/Unix Systems Engineer

  • Job ID #:JR16654

  • Functional Area:Information Technology

  • Position Type:Full-Time Regular

  • Relocation Provided:No

  • Travel Percentage:0

  • Primary Location:US-Florida-Orlando 2001 Summit Park Dr-F664

  • Secondary Location(s):US-Maryland-Columbia 7142 Columbia Gateway Dr.-3948

  • CA-Ontario-Toronto 100 King Street West

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  • Education Desired:Bachelors Degree or equivalent

  • Experience Desired:3 to 5 yrs

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Position Responsibilities\Requirements:

We are currently seeking a Unix/ Linux Systems Engineer. The successful applicant will perform various systems engineering installation, configuration, and testing tasks in support of a web-based enterprise scale loan origination system.

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Installs, maintains and upgrades software application systems.

  • Solves problems that require analysis and research.

  • Works on small to large projects that require increased skill in multiple technical venues

  • Troubleshoots application issues

  • Supports Web access and file transfer systems, and maintains a secure systems environment

  • Controls user access and passwords

  • Proposes and implements systems enhancements that will improve the reliability and performance of the system

  • Monitors usage and performance

  • Trains personnel on system usage

  • Troubleshoots server, software and hardware issues

  • Assists with recommending, scheduling and implementing system hardware and/or software upgrades or repairs

  • Researches, evaluates and recommends software and hardware products

  • Supports Web access and electronic messaging services, and maintains a secure systems environment

  • Provides new hardware specifications to users based on application needs and anticipated growth

  • Other related duties assigned as needed

Education Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or Computer Science or an equivalent combination of education and experience as required for the specific job level

General Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:


  • Unix/Linux systems administration

  • Unix shell scripting

  • Other scripting languages, e.g. Perl, ANT

  • J2EE Application Server administration (WebSphere preferred)

  • Experience installing SSL certificates

  • Application performance testing (desired, not required)

  • Systems monitoring Tools

  • Experience in software installation and maintenance

  • Ability to effectively analyze and solve problems

  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team

  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, vendors, and clients

Additional Desired Qualifications:


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Intermediate professional role. Moderate skills with high level of proficiency. Solves Problems that require analysis and research. Works on small to large, complex projects that require increased skill in multiple technical environments. Extensive knowledge of multiple operating systems and related utilities and hardware. Works on one or more projects as a team member or occasionally as a project lead. May coach more junior technical staff. Works under general supervision with latitude for independent judgment. May consult with senior peers on certain projects. Typically requires four or more years of demonstrated experience.

FIS™ is the world's largest global provider dedicated to financial technology solutions. FIS empowers the financial world with software, services, consulting and outsourcing solutions focused on retail and institutional banking, payments, asset and wealth management, risk and compliance, trade enablement, transaction processing and record-keeping. FIS’ more than 55,000 worldwide employees are passionate about moving our clients’ business forward. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, FIS serves more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries, and our technology powers billions of transactions annually that move over $9 trillion around the globe. FIS is a Fortune 500 company and is a member of Standard & Poor’s 500® Index.

FIS is a global leader in financial services technology, with a focus on retail and institutional banking, payments, asset and wealth management, risk & compliance, consulting and outsourcing solutions. Through the depth and breadth of our solutions portfolio, global capabilities and domain expertise, FIS serves more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., FIS employs more than 55,000 people worldwide and holds leadership positions in payment processing, financial software and banking solutions. Providing software, services and outsourcing of the technology that empowers the financial world, FIS is a Fortune 500 company and is a member of Standard & Poor’s 500® Index.

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FIS is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available

For positions located in the US, the conditions below apply.

If you are made a conditional offer of employment, you will be required to undergo a drug test and background check (including criminal record check)

ADA Disclaimer: In developing this job description care was taken to include all competencies needed to successfully perform in this position. However, for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) purposes, the essential functions of the job may or may not have been described for purposes of ADA reasonable accommodation. All reasonable accommodation requests will be reviewed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

As part of the selection process this role may require an assessment to determine suitability

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