AIX System Administrator- Senior (Job ID: 596258)

  • 3700 Wake Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC 27609, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Computer Consultants International, Inc. (CCI) is an IT Consulting Firm with more than 18 years experience providing effective, expert-level services in industries such as Construction, Technology, Finance, Healthcare, and Government. CCI focuses on building long-term relationships while completing projects from design to delivery. People are CCI's key component for success. Recruiting utmost-quality individuals for our clients, CCI fields a workforce of individuals who are selected not only because of their technical qualifications but also for their achievements as substantial, contributing human beings. In government work and in the commercial market, high standards of ethics and accountability are critical. Therefore our people are chosen for their integrity and ability to maintain relationships, as well as expertise in their field. To learn more about CCI, visit us online at www.cci-worldwide.com.

Job Description

Generalities: 

The Systems Admin will support and manage all aspects of planning, configuring, deploying, supporting, and decommissioning AIX systems.  Admin will assist with integration with other Enterprise software utilized by the organization. Admin will assist with Quality Assurance for the section in the delivery of systems and applications, provide Problem Resolution assistance. The Systems Admin includes support for the distributed hosting section in providing statewide services located at datacenters and remote sites in an Enterprise scale environment with high growth rates and statewide responsibilities.  The Systems Admin will assist in designing and architecting infrastructure solutions and providing incident response with high customer satisfaction. This is a 24x7x365 shop and there is an on-call rotation with potential for after-hours support needs. 

Specialties: 

AIX 

Expert knowledge of AIX LVM, LPAR profile creation, configuration, PowerVM administration, AIX OS installation (via NIM) and configuration, OS user, group creation, administration, HMC administration. 

Strong comfort level with BigFix and NIM administration and automation, Power Systems firmware upgrades, SSH/SFTP client/server administration, SUDO and Netbackup client configuration 

Solid foundation with network concepts and AIX, VIOS network administration (Ethernet, VLANs, TCP/IP, 802.1q, vSwitches, SEAs), NFS client/server administration, SUDO configuration, LDAP client administration. 

In depth familiarity with Shell scripting (Bourne and Bourne relatives), Automation programming (i.e., sed, awk, Perl, Python), as well as AIX performance monitoring, tuning, and troubleshooting. 

Candidate should grasp the principle of least privilege and understand how to design and configure AIX platforms to support applications, processes, and accounts to run with as few system privileges as possible while still achieving desired processing outcomes. 

Candidate should be able to participate as IBM Power Systems, AIX subject matter expert (SME) on multi-discipline project planning, support, and troubleshooting teams. 

Qualifications

Expert knowledge of AIX LVM. Required. 3 Years 

ServiceNow and BigFix skills nice to have.. Highly desired. 2 Years 

Expert knowledge of LPAR profile creation and configuration. Required. 3 Years 

Expert knowledge of PowerVM administration. Required. 3 Years 

Expert knowledge of AIX OS installation (via NIM) and configuration. Required. 3 Years 

Expert knowledge of OS user, group creation, administration. Required. 3 Years 

Expert knowledge of HMC administration. Required. 3 Years 

SSH/SFTP client/server administration. Required. 3 Years 

SUDO and Netbackup client configuration. Required. 3 Years 

Understand how to design and configure AIX platforms to support applications, processes, and accounts. Required. 3 Years 

Solid foundation with network concepts and AIX. Required. 3 Years 

In depth familiarity with Shell scripting (Bourne and Bourne relatives). Required. 3 Years 

In depth familiarity Automation programming (i.e., sed, awk, Perl, Python). Required. 3 Years 

In depth experience with AIX performance monitoring, tuning, and troubleshooting. Required. 3 Years 

Additional Information

For immediate consideration, please send your resume to hire(at)cci-worldwide.com with "596258-NC"- The subject line.