AIX System Administrator

Reed Professional Services (NEW)
£50k - £55k pa
16 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Reed Professional Services is looking for an AIX System Administrator to work onsite as a Reed PS employee at our blue chip media organisation. We are a management consultancy, technology services and outsourcing company specialising in IT, financial services and associated sectors. We specialise in partnership solutions, people skills and providing stability giving our clients a powerful solutions and focussed approach.

Your daily requirements will be:

- Management and support of Unix system and storage hardware, operating system and backup solution for an on-site managed service.
- Monitoring, administration and support of Unix hardware, SAN storage and Unix operating system. Work on projects, changes and releases (as required).

Required Skills/Experience:

- Expert IBM P Series hardware (especially p570)
- Expert IBM AIX 7.1, including NIM, packaging, VIO, LPARs, NIS
- Unix performance management and tuning
- Korn shell scripting
- Monitoring Tools, especially IBM Director, NMON
- Networking, IP addressing, DNS
- ITIL v3 Foundation
- Good verbal and written English communication
- Creation of high quality technical and procedural documentation
- Creation of build/installation and procedural documentation
- The ability to follow build/installation and procedural documentation

Desired Skills & Experience:

- Expert IBM V7000 Storwize and Flashsystem Storage (highly desired)
- Symantec Netbackup 6 and 7 (highly desired)
- Oracle database 11
- Itheon
- ITIL v3 Intermediate/Expert Certificate
- Production of high and low level design documents

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