AIX pSeries Engineer

Hartford County, CT

Posted: 11/21/2018 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Technology Job Number: 10372

AIX pSeries Engineer
  • Status: Contract assignment
  • Estimated Duration: 1 year
  • Hourly Target Range: TBD

A Health Insurance company is presently looking for an AIX pSeries Engineer who will be providing design, engineering, and implementation of IT solutions. Candidate will be responsible for managing troubleshooting and resolution of infrastructure compatibility issues based on system architecture, project requirements, and customer expectations.  You will provide engineering leadership and oversight on design, engineering and development of information technology solutions.

Some other responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the most complex, multi-site, multi domain activities and integration.
  • Manages the troubleshooting and resolution of infrastructure compatibility issues based on system architecture, project requirements, customer expectations.
  • Partners with IT leadership on engineering related issues and strategies. May manage infrastructure engineers on a project basis.

Skills required for the role:

Strong understanding / hands-on with the following specific technologies:
AIX operating system - versions 6.1 and 7.1.IBM pSeries/Power hardware - including enterprise class Power 7 and Power 8.Virtualization with VIO, micro-partitioning, and shared pools. AIX management tools including HMCs, VIO, NIM and LPM. Experience with NPIV; VIOS, firmware and AIX updating/patching. Backup and recovery DR/DCT
 

Demonstration of following professional IT skills:
Collaboration when developing enterprise wide solutions. Proven leadership in managing projects / working groups. Excellent written and verbal communication. Synthesizing a number of separate but related data points (connect the dots)
 

Other experience that would be a plus:
Sun/Oracle/SolarisLinux/RedhatTSM (Tivoli Storage Manager), Avamar, and/or DataDomain backup products, SAN storage (HDS, SVC, EMC), including replication, Networking, VLAN tagging, Load balancing, Shared Ethernet Adapters, PowerHA, HACMP or other clustering, and experience with shell scripting


Education:   Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related discipline and at least six, typically eight or more years’ experience in all phases of infrastructure network management or its equivalent in education and work experience.

Benefits include Medical and Dental Insurance, 401(k), Employee Service Center, Referral Bonuses, Loyalty and Longevity Bonuses, and Plum Benefits.

To be considered for this position you  need to have the ability to work in a very fast paced environment, and be a quick learner. Excellent communication skills are essential in this role.

If you feel you are qualified for this position, please apply directly via talonpro.com.

 

Lori Magee

Fun Facts: Soccer Mom to 3 girls, avid RV Camper (but never tented), love to travel and explore!

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