AIX Systems Engineer
Company: Software Guidance & Assistance
Posted on: November 6, 2018
AIX Systems Engineer Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for an AIX Systems Engineer for a RIGHT TO HIRE assignment with one of our premier Insurance clients in Bethlehem, PA . Responsibilities : Provide day to day operational support for the AIX systems regional data center locations 24x7 "On-call " support rotation required Ensure the integrity for all systems are maintained, system version is kept current and at appropriate maintenance levels Ensure all systems maintain correct configurations. Monitor the performance of installed technologies, performing required maintenance and upgrades as appropriate. Make recommendations for operational improvements Provide ongoing support and troubleshooting for our installed technical solutions Develop and promote technical standards and support migration efforts to the future technology infrastructure As a member of the OS Support team, resource will be providing incident support for all Linux and AIX systems on a rotating basis Monitor system health and remediate identified problems Assist staff and business representatives with the diagnoses and remediation of technical problems/outages Work closely with the various infrastructure support teams to identify critical failures Monitor the various application work queues, and complete incoming requests in a timely manner Participate in root cause analysis bridges and provide technical assistance when required Participate in business and departmental projects and initiatives as assigned Work closely with business colleagues to ensure projects are completed accurately and on time Routinely review system resource allocations and application needs to ensure business process are completing within identified SLA s Frequently monitor and review system capacities Perform hardware and operating system tuning when applicable Provide short and long-term capacity forecasting and perform the necessary planning to ensure adequate system resources are always available and functioning properly Required Skills: Bachelor s degree in computer science, systems analysis, or a related study, or equivalent experience 5+ years of experience including AIX Red Hat Linux and AWS experience a plus Expert in the understanding of the AIX and Red Hat Enterprise Linux operating systems Full understanding of LPAR creation, HMC management, VIO Servers and NIM for AIX Full and in-depth knowledge of UNIX-based network protocols, bind and ssh Strong Scripting skills Expert level understanding of the philosophies of operating system performance tuning Strong understanding of files systems, concepts and logical volume management Must be a team player SGA is a Certified Women s Business Enterprise (WBE) celebrating over thirty years of service to our national client base for both permanent placement and consulting opportunities. For consulting positions, we offer a variety of benefit options including but not limited to health & dental insurance, paid vacation, timely payment via direct deposit. SGA accepts transfers of H1 sponsorship for most contracting roles. We are unable to sponsor for Right-to-Hire, Fulltime, or Government roles. All parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply for all roles. Only those authorized to work for government entities will be considered for government roles. Please inquire about our referral program if you would like to submit a candidate for any of our open or future job opportunities. SGA is an EEO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status. To view all of our available job postings and/or to learn more about SGA please visit us online at .
Keywords: Software Guidance & Assistance, Bethlehem , AIX Systems Engineer, IT / Software / Systems , Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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