Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. AIX System Administrator in Huntsville, Alabama
GENERAL JOB SUMMARY:
AIX Server administration for the Network Enterprise Center – Redstone Arsenal under the Army Logistics Transformation (ALT) – Global Combat Support System - Army (GCSS-Army) contract.
Primary responsibilities will be to provide AIX server administration on POWER7 and POWER8 based GCSS-Army production and development systems including design, administration, installation, configuration, troubleshooting, monitoring, integration, backup/recovery, and optimization of AIX servers.
Candidates that can exhibit proficiencies on other UNIX/Linux platforms will be considered but should be able to show experience that relates to support of enterprise class hardware and UNIX/Linux platforms.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Support and administer AIX servers and related hardware and software systems to ensure the high availability of client/server applications on these systems. These applications include ERP systems involving the use of SAP application and Oracle databases.
Responsibilities will include systems administration, security implementations, operations and support. This will include maintenance and research to ensure continual innovation, optimal operation, security, and high availability.
Maintaining documentation & adhering to change management processes
Backup and Recovery Operations
Storage and SAN Administration
The employee will likely be placed in a cubicle. The work environment characteristics are representative of those of an employee encounters while performing essential functions of the job in a typical office/workstation/cubicle situation. Able to work sitting or standing at desk and operate a computer via standard input devices such as using a keyboard and reading information on a monitor. Can be called upon to perform general work in a datacenter performing tasks such as running cables, installing computer equipment, etc. Work environment may also be fast-paced and will require work under pressure to meet deadlines and at times will include afterhours, weekend, and oncall work.
AIX System Administration (specifically v7.1)
Hardware Management Console (HMC)
Ability to work independently on complex technical tasks
Experience working in a DoD related environment
PowerVM, VIO, NIM, NMON, NPIV
IBM Storage, SVC
Linux (specifically Red Hat)
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
6+ years directly applicable experience
CompTIA Security+ certification required
BA/BS in a related field preferred
Computing Environment certification preferred
Keyword: AIX system administration, HMC
From: Kratos Defense