Unix-AIX Senior Engineer

Job Title: Unix-AIX Senior Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kuala Lumpur
Salary: RM Attractive
Reference: A002320 (AFTF-647372)
Contact Name: Chandra Surya Govindarajoo
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 05, 2019 11:13

Job Description

About our client

Global supplier for cloud based on-demand software, expanding their IT Centre in Malaysia.


About the role

Systems Administrator to join a growing global operations team.  As a Data Center Operations team member, you will be joining a collaborative team responsible for delivery and support of mission critical infrastructure used by major brands across the globe.


Your responsibilities

  • Implement and maintain AIX, Linux, Spectrum Scale, MQ, and related software.

  • Ensure the stability, integrity and efficient operation of SaaS environments.

  • Monitor, maintain, support and optimize all systems and associated networked applications.

  • Document system implementations, upgrades, and patches.

  • Perform problem analysis and resolution tasks for systems.

  • Develop and implement scripts to manage operational and administrative needs.

  • Design and implement security and performance tuning best practices.

  • Perform Disaster Recovery tests and improve DR plans to ensure SLAs and SLOs are met.


You will have

Prior Experience

  • 4-6 year’s hands-on experience with AIX 6.1 and higher.

  • 3 years’ hands-on experience with IBM Spectrum Scale 4.1 and higher.

  • 3 years’ hands-on experience with Linux administration.

  • 3 years’ experience with SAN storage administration, preferably IBM FS9150.


Skills & Qualities

  • Strong AIX administration and troubleshooting skills: LVM, NIM, VIOS, SEA, LPM, NPIV.

  • Strong Spectrum Scale 4.1 and higher implementation and administration skills.

  • IBM Power Systems, PowerVM, HMC implementation and administration.

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administration.

  • Proficient with SAN storage administration, FC switch administration and SAN zoning.

  • Proficient with IBM Flashcopy, replication technologies and D R processes.

  • Proficient with Unix Shell scripting: ksh, perl, awk.

  • Proficient with Networking technologies and common TCP/IP protocols and applications: NFS, SAMBA, SMTP, SSL, SSH, SFTP, PKI.

  • Familiarity with Middleware such as Tomcat, WebLogic, IBM MQ, etc.

  • Familiarity with Web, EDI, XML, RDBMS and Java Programming is a strong plus.

  • Demonstrable motivation and initiative in working with a global operations team.

  • Problem solving skill with excellent written and oral communication skill.


Education & Professional Qualifications

  • B.S. Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent computer-related education.


Special Work Hours Requirement

  • Participate in incident handling and off-hours/weekend maintenance activities, as necessary.