Job Description :
IDEALFORCE has a CONTRACT position available immediately for AIX/Power series Engineer to join our customer in Phoenix Arizona. This is an ONSITE position. Please find below additional details about this job. Kindly respond with your most up to date resume if you would like to pursue this opportunity.

Job Description:

We are looking for IBM AIX Unix experts having 10+ years of solid experience in AIX systems and Power Series Platform (p7 and p7+) Applicant will be responsible for managing AIX systems 24x7365 across two physical datacenters. The AIX landscape consists of three environments (Development, QA, and Production) supporting SAP running DB2 systems.

The applicant must be:

- Available for Operating system and Platform support based on 24x7365 days.
- Skilled in Management of 3-Tier environments that includes, Dev, QA, and Prod.
- Versed in providing coordination between SAP team and platform support entities including; enterprise storage, network security and data center management.
- ITIL based service delivery for Incident Management, Change Management, Problem Management, Capacity Management, Configuration Management
- Operating system Patching, Performance tuning, Unix shell programming, troubleshooting skills.
- Operating system Upgrade / Migration
- experience implementing and administering VIOS servers within IBM AIX
- Securing the AIX systems by hardening as per industry standard
- Managing system state backups using “mksysb”
- HMC and Firmware upgrades
- Remediation of vulnerabilities.
- Commissioning and Decommissioning of servers.

Additional Information :
- "All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines".
- All candidates who are authorized to work in US are encouraged to apply.
- Candidates must clear the Background check prior to commencing the assignment.

Email: joseph dot shelton at

Disclaimer : The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.