AIX Admin

IT Trailblazers LLC  •  Albany, NY and North Brunswick, NJ

5 - 7 years experience  •  Technology

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/20/18 by Selva Lakshmi
IT Trailblazers LLC
Albany, NY
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/20/18 Selva Lakshmi

Role AIX Admin

Location Albany, NY 12237

Must be local

Mandatory Requirements

Expert 84+ Months Experience

Desired Requirements

  • 84 months of experienceworking with p series hardware and the AIX operating system, including management of logical partitions, VIOS servers, and volume groups.
  • 84 monthsexperience using an HMC and NIM to manage logical partitions.
  • 84 monthsexperience programming korn shell scripts and perl scripts that will be used to create monitoring reports to alert staff of performance issues and potential problems.
  • 84 monthsexperience using logical adapters in lpar creation utilizing SEA and NPIV.
  • 84 monthsexperienceworking with the Linux operating system, including installing, patching, monitoring, debugging, and fixing the operating system.
  • 84 monthsexperience setting up and managing a high-availability AIX server environment, specifically dynamic lpars.
  • 84 monthsexperience setting up and maintaining GPFS to include upgrading GPFS, performance monitoring of GPFS filesystems and underlying disk management through GPFS commands.
  • 84 monthsexperience using mksysb and backupios to create bare metal backups to would include using these backups to clone lpars or VIOS servers.


  • Create and customize AIX logical partitions.
  • Create, expand, and remove filesystems and logical volumes.
  • Set up and monitor system backups.
  • Create scripts to monitor performance and send email alerts.
  • Patch and upgrade the operating system.
  • Provide security.
  • Fix hardware and software problems.
  • Manage IBM support cases.
  • Install and update unbundled software.
  • Work closely with other system administrators and system users.
  • Provide daily status reports.
  • Document what was done.

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