AIX Administrator


$57K — $120K *


More than 4w ago


8 - 10 years of experience

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Job Description

Job Description Summary

Maximus is seeking a AIX Administrator to provide expertise to a federal client in support of their mission critical systems in defense of our Homeland.

We are seeking an experienced AIX Administrator to join our team. As an AIX Administrator, you will be responsible for managing and maintaining the AIX-based infrastructure. Your role will involve overseeing system administration, troubleshooting, performance optimization, and ensuring the stability and security of our AIX environment.

Specific Responsibilities:

• Administer and maintain AIX-based server infrastructure, including installation, configuration, and performance tuning.

• Understanding AIX LVM/ HACMP and perform backups, restores, server upgrades, patching and maintenance.

• Monitor system performance, identify bottlenecks, and implement optimization strategies to ensure performance and reliability.

• Troubleshoot and resolve issues, collaborating with cross-functional teams when necessary, and maintain security measures to protect servers and infrastructure.

• Experience in configuration management tools like Puppet, Ansible for infrastructure automation.

• Manage project teams with relevancy and background in IBM AIX environments.

• Manage user accounts, permissions, access controls, and ensure adherence to security policies.

Basic Skills & Qualifications:

• Due to federal requirements, only US Citizens can be considered. Candidates with dual citizenship cannot be considered.

• Candidates with an existing Secret clearance are highly desirable. However, applicants without a current Secret clearance, who have the ability to obtain and maintain one, will also be considered for this position.

• Must be based around the Annapolis Junction, MD area. This position requires onsite work; however, a limited amount of telework can be available, subject to approval.

• This individual will be responsible for the daily operation of mission critical systems on a 24x7x365 workday basis. Shift work will be required.

• Certified as an IBM AIX Certified System Administrator.

• 7 or more years of experience in an AIX Admin role or in a related field.

• 7 or more years of experience in the following: AIX 7.1 / IBM Intel-based servers / IBM Power 8; Power System E880C / IBM TSM / IBM Tivoli Monitoring

Desired Skills & Qualifications:

• Experience in the migration of AIX to RHEL preferred

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Job Summary

Maximus TCS (Technology and Consulting Services) Internal Job Profile Code: TCS081, T3, Band 6

MAXIMUS Introduction

Since 1975, Maximus has operated under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People, enabling citizens around the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels and across a variety of health and human services programs. Maximus delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of government-sponsored programs. With more than 30,000 employees worldwide, Maximus is a proud partner to government agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and the United Kingdom.

EEO Statement

EEO Statement: Active military service members, their spouses, and veteran candidates often embody the core competencies Maximus deems essential, and bring a resiliency and dependability that greatly enhances our workforce. We recognize your unique skills and experiences, and want to provide you with a career path that allows you to continue making a difference for our country. We’re proud of our connections to organizations dedicated to serving veterans and their families. If you are transitioning from military to civilian life, have prior service, are a retired veteran or a member of the National Guard or Reserves, or a spouse of an active military service member, we have challenging and rewarding career opportunities available for you. A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource. Maximus is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Maximus provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.

Pay Transparency

Maximus compensation is based on various factors including but not limited to job location, a candidate's education, training, experience, expected quality and quantity of work, required travel (if any), external market and internal value analysis including seniority and merit systems, as well as internal pay alignment. Annual salary is just one component of Maximus's total compensation package. Other rewards may include short- and long-term incentives as well as program-specific awards. Additionally, Maximus provides a variety of benefits to employees, including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, a retirement savings plan, paid holidays and paid time off. Compensation ranges may differ based on contract value but will be commensurate with job duties and relevant work experience. An applicant's salary history will not be used in determining compensation. Maximus will comply with regulatory minimum wage rates and exempt salary thresholds in all instances.

Posted Max

USD $120,000.00/Yr.

Posted Min

USD $57,300.00/Yr.

MAXIMUS, Inc. is an American, outsourcing company that provides business process services to government health and human services agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, and the United Kingdom. MAXIMUS focuses on administering government-sponsored programs, such as Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), health care reform, welfare-to-work, Medicare, child support enforcement, and other government programs. The company is based in Reston, Virginia, has 13,000 employees and a reported annual revenue of $3.8 billion in fiscal year 2020.
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