IBM Product Specialist


Atlanta, GA

Industry: Consulting


5 - 7 years

Posted 334 days ago

  by    Anil Padhy

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Address: ATLANTA, GA

Customer: Georgia Tech

Interview Type: In-person Interview Preferred

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We are looking for an energetic, customer service oriented and technically talented and experienced IBM Product Administrator (Datastage and/or Cognos 11) to help support mission critical infrastructure in a dynamic and fast-paced production environment. A self-starter who is proactive and self-motivated to achieve operational excellence. Technically versatile, has the aptitude to increase technical breadth and the attitude and personality to help grow/maintain a World Class organization. 

Required Skills:

  • Automating operational processes using scriptinglanguages such as Shell/Ruby/Python/Puppet tools.
  • Performing daily activities, such as managing users access, monitoring schedules, and monitoring overall system
  • Working withdevelopers, IBM support, database administrators, and other IT operations resources to troubleshoot issues and ensure the system is working properly
  • Managing servers i.e. Design, develop, test, patch and maintain infrastructure as necessary
  • Researching, assessing, and implementing best practices
  • Analyzing server/system logs on a daily basis to identify and proactively resolve issues
  • Act as the technical expert for support and enhancement issues
  • Knowledge of Cognos, Infosphere or Websphere architecture design and implementation.
  • Setup new database connections and security procedures
  • Perform capacity planning
  • Works with Client Management/Other Team Lead to provide timely, appropriate level of communication with respect to the work assigned.
  • Provides technical and functional expertise on development projects.
  • Strong design, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent presentation and organizational skills.
  • Linux (RHEL 7 with SELinux a plus)


BA/BS degree and/or 5-7years of experience

2+ years of experience with Infosphere Datastage and/or Cognos BI 10/11

Must be able to pass a criminal background check

Must be a U.S. Citizen

Desired Skills:

  • Implementing application migrations to cloud providers
  • Identify and recommend applications for implementation or migration to cloud services
  • Experience in managing AWS cloud services like EC2/S3/RDS etc is a huge plus.
  • Comfortable in Multi-OS environment a plus (Linux and Windows Server)


$100K - $130K