Oracle Principal System Administrator in India

Principal System Administrator

Preferred Qualifications

Job Description

Oracle PDIT DIS is seeking a Principal System Administrator (Hyper-V)

to manage the global windows infrastructure for our product development


The successful candidate will use their experience to manage the

Hyper-V cloud, Active Directory Domains, Windows Server platforms, handle

escalations and build automation using Powershell.

Principal System Administrator (Hyper-V) plays a key role in designing and supporting Windows Infrastructure in the Oracle Data

Centers worldwide. The role requires deep understanding of Hyper-V cloud, Microsoft

Failover Clustering, System Center Virtual Machine Manager and Active


In addition, this role as Principal System Administrator is responsible for complex problem resolution, creating and

improving procedures and facilitating communication and scripting to

automate various tasks.

Other duties include researching, proofing, and authoring

technical documentation that are beneficial to the company. This is a great career

opportunity for a highly motivated individual who wants to extend and utilize

his or her solid and broad skills.

While his/her primary role is supporting Hyper-V cloud and

Active Directory, she/he will be also occasionally required to take active role

in testing applications, and diagnosis of IT problems outside their scope of

responsibility. A successful candidate will be required have a broad range of

knowledge and experience, as well as be a quick learner to understand and work

with specialized systems.


  • 8 to 12 years of experience working

in IT Operations\Infrastructure team

  • Experience in designing and

building highly available Hyper-V clusters

  • Experience in deploying and

troubleshooting Microsoft Failover Clusters

  • Experience in Microsoft

System Center Virtual Machine Manager administration

  • Experience in Hyper-V

disaster recovery and resolving complex Hyper-V cluster and VMM related issues.

  • Experience in writing

PowerShell based automation for Hyper-V

  • Experience in Active

Directory Administration

  • Experience in Active

Directory disaster recovery and resolving complex active directory issues

  • Experience in Windows Server

administration, Windows deployment technologies and resolution of complex operating system


  • Experience in working with

or supporting production, test, and development environments for medium to

large data centers

  • Ability to come up

with best solution by capturing big picture instead of focusing on minor

details/issues. Experience in performing root cause analysis

  • Possess and

demonstrates strong logical-thinking skill, full of intellectual curiosity and

high desire for self-development.

  • Good communication skills

and the ability to work well in a team environment


  • B.S. in Computer Science,Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or related areas is preferred


1: Bias for Action (Case / SR Resolution)

Is decisive. Makes timely, practical, effective decisions. Takes initiative

without being asked. Plans efficiently while avoiding analysis paralysis. Knows

how to take smart risks. Demonstrate strong follow-through and

consistently keep commitments to customers and employees. Take ownership and

responsibility for priority customer issues where and when required review

urgent and critical incidents for quality.

2: Prioritization

Ability to prioritize the assignments at hand even in loosely structured

situations. Effectively handles multiple projects or tasks at the same time and

complete them within a set time frame.

3: Self-development and teaching

Understands personal strengths and development needs. Initiates

self-development actions. Seeks and shares job-relevant learning, developmental

experiences, and feedback to enhance performance. Encourages others to take

personal responsibility for continual learning and skill growth. Shares

knowledge with others.

4: Dealing with ambiguity

Able to function well in loosely structured situations. Works effectively in

situations involving uncertainty or lack of information. Effectively handles

multiple projects or tasks at the same time. Is open to and responds flexibly

to change.

5: Teamwork and willingness to roll up sleeves

Fosters cross-functional and cross business teamwork. Builds and promotes team

morale. Works efficiently and effectively on teams to meet customers' needs.

Contributes outside the scope of the job. Meets all team commitments.

Consistent effort, intense commitment, and willingness to go above and beyond

when needed. Willing to do low profile, non-challenging work to get the project


Detailed Description and Job Requirements

Define, design, and implement network communications and solutions within a fast-paced, leading edge database/applications company.

Responsible for creating and implementing system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliablility of the system. Manage the load configurations of a central data communication processor and make recommendations for purchase or upgrade of data networks. Coordinate terminal orders and cable installation, network system planning, upgrading, monitoring, testing, and servicing. Approves action requests and specifies purchase requisitions. Negotiates and places orders with common carriers. May play a team leader role for developing System Administrators.

Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Eight years of related experience in a medium to large network distributed and computing environment. BS in Computer Science or related field.

Job: Information Technology

Location: India

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle