UNIX Systems Administrator AIX, UNIX, IBM pSeries, Linux 54k
Global Corporation requires a Unix Systems Administrator to undertake BAU support tasks as well as project work focussing on AIX running on IBM pSeries with an additional Redhat Linux environment employed within the same department. Working within a team you will respond to tickets and resolve 3rd line support issues relating to: IBM pSeries Servers with AIX operating systems and related products which host a range of services. You will provide support and maintenance of Hardware, Operating System (AIX), batch processing and backups/restores and deploy services with the use of BASH Shell Scripts and/or KSH Scripting (Korn Shell Scripting). A large number of AIX pSeries Servers are deployed in this 24/7 datacentre environment supporting a global enterprise with a more medium sized Redhat Linux farm operating alongside. BAU support and project work will form the main element of this role and will require the successful candidate to be happy to adapt to a range of tasks within the department. We are searching for a UNIX Systems Administrator / pSeries Administrator / AIX Administrator / UNIX Sysadmin who has gained experience working in a reasonably large datacentre environment where you will have resolved 3rd line support issues relating to the core UNIX/AIX Operating Systems supporting a range of services and undertaken deployment of services using Shell Scripting (BASH of KSH) along with backup maintenance and batch processing. Experience of working within (outsourced) IBM environments would be useful but any experience of UNIX / AIX / pSeries can be considered. You will have monitored UNIX Servers, resolved issues and made improvements to operational environments through ongoing project work. You will have experience of working with infrastructure which is deployed over more than one location, ideally supporting operations across Europe but at least across the multiple locations in the UK. You may have been working in as online gaming (gambling) datacentre, E-commerce company or alternatively within insurance companies, Banks, Financial Services Companies, Asset Management firms or within other large-scale regulated environments. Excellent opportunity to work within a stable, global corporate environment. Location is easily commutable from Croydon, Surrey; Brighton, East Sussex or South West London (45 Minutes from Victoria or Clapham Junction).