IBM AIX/Linux Administrator in Chicago, Illinois
The infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the world’s relationship with technology evolves. Companies have more choices than ever before between on-premise, off-premise, or a hybrid approach. Our Infrastructure Specialists are responsible for keeping up with these latest and greatest of these changes and using their expertise to deliver solutions that meet the needs of our customers and products.
Your Role and Responsibilities
The AIX/Linux Administrator will be part of a program providing design, implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of our core and client AIX/linux environments. The administrator will be responsible for working with members our Technical Delivery Teams and Engineers Architecture teams to support and improve the delivery of hybrid cloud and managed services. Must deploy servers, support day to day system performance, prevent data loss, and unauthorized access.
This group supports a 24x7 operations team. The position will require integration with existing teams for implementation, as well as, assisting team members with day-to-day support of Federal Clients.
This role is located in Dallas, TX. Boulder, CO. or Raleigh, NC.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance.
10+ years of IT experience in an enterprise environment covering systems administration and engineering duties in a Linux infrastructure to include sufficient network experience.
8+ years of experience in support and maintenance of Active Directory in a multi-site infrastructure at a SME level.
8+ years of experience building and providing support of LINUX RHEL 6 + virtual and physical servers at a Senior level.
8+ years of experience building and supporting AIX, VIO, HMC and Power systems at a SME level in AIX virtualized and native image configuration.
8+ years of strong Cloud IT infrastructure experience across multiple disciplines (compute, storage, network, security, and operat-ing systems).
Understanding of highly available, large scale, enterprise deployments.
Familiarity with Agile and/or DevOps processes and methodologies.
Demonstrated strength in troubleshooting complex technical issues.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Active DoD Secret clearance.
ITIL® Intermediate Level Certification.
IC Agile Certification.
Experience with Puppet or other configuration management utilities.
Experience with IT service management best practices.
Experience with Trend Micro, IBM Qradar, Tenable Security Center highly desired.
Experience with security tools and technologies.
Demonstrated experience with VMWare technologies, AIX/Power, and Enterprise Linux.
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