Linux / Unix Engineer

Sigmaways   •  

San Francisco, CA

Industry: Software


5 - 7 years

Posted 370 days ago


  • Responsible for deployment and management support of Linux x86 & IBM Unix servers
  • Perform Capacity and Performance Management
  • Must be able to troubleshoot hardware and software issues
  • Efficient communication with different groups.
  • Follow Change Control based on process guideline(ITSM).
  • Perform off-hours maintenance as required and on-call support.
  • Develop/detail technical specifications and provide technical direction.


  • Associate’s Degreerequired (Bachelor’s Preferred)
  • 5+ years of experience working with Linux and AIX (RedHat preferred, certifications a plus)
  • Must have HMC and LPAR experiences.
  • Plus to have GPFS v3.5 experiences.
  • Plus to have Veritas Netbackup experiences.
  • Knowledge of the Linux kernel and kernel modules
  • Familiarity with open source tools, monitoring systems
  • Experience with Web server administration (Apache)
  • Experience configuring Tomcat/JBoss
  • Experience configuring HA clusters with RedHat Enterprise Linux HA Add-on
  • Experience PowerHA v7.1
  • Working exposure to networked storage (SAN, NAS)
  • Experience with virtualization, managing virtual hosts with VmWare ESXi
  • Perform installations/patching of operating system, software installation, and system backups – data recover
  • Ability to create scripts to automate tasks (Bash, Python…)
  • Hardware troubleshoot (Dell, HP, IBM) tracking, resolution, and routine maintenance (firmware/security updates)
  • Working in structured change management processes, ability to follow internal rules and regulations
  • Strong technical aptitude and ability to research and solve complex issues independently

NoteOur Direct client is looking for someone who has belowexperience.

  • IBM AIX OS patch procedures with mirrored OS environment
  • One who knows concept of High-availability and experience configuring/managing IBM PowerHA solution.
  • Handling volume management on AIX system.