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AIX Engineer

 

Requierments

• Ability to structure, draft and review technical documentation

• Ability to work under pressure and remain decisive

• Should be able to mentor junior member of the team

• Should act as a role model

• Willingness to learn new things

• Extremely flexible if workflow is changing

• Fluent English (spoken and written)

• Communicative competence (pro-active)

• Team player Technical Skills

• Experience with AIX 4.3 - AIX 7.1

• HMC, VIO, NIM, LPAR, Live partition Mobility Skill

• Experience with Backup software and strategies

• Familiarity with RAID disk technologies & SAN infrastructure  

 

Responsibilities

As UNIX / AIX Administrator you will be part of our Managed Services team, which provides support for the operating system (Linux/AIX) on servers by implementing standard parameter configuration and version levels. These services include providing support of the Operating System configuration and associated file systems, log files, processes, problem determination, problem resolution, software, administration tools, utilities, security, and hardware. Administrative tools are installed to allow support to be provided locally or from a remote location. Standard problem & change control processes are followed.

 

Tasks and Activities

• Event, Incident, Problem Management (analyze alerts and logs), Root Cause Analysis

• Install and support the server operating system, system management software and operating system utilities including upgrades

• Performance and availability analysis

• Promote and maintain server patch management practices

• Perform security updates

• Ensure compliance with security guidelines

• Liaison with Customer Security Officer

• 3rd party vendor coordination and escalation

• Maintenance of datacenter infrastructure

• Provision of new LPARs, VIOs

• Troubleshoot performance issues, troubleshoot OS configuration and hardware failures and apply fixes

• Create and implement change requests for incidents/problems as needed

• Trend analysis of issues and corrective actions

• Access management in Linux environment

• Backup and Recovery procedures

• Initiate, assess, test, verify, document and quality assure system updates

• Create and update technical documentation

 

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