Velocity Staff, Inc. is working with our client located in Savannah, GA to identify a Senior AIX/VIO Server Administrator for a full-time, permanent opportunity. This is a REMOTE position. The Senior AIX/VIO Server Administrator will be responsible for designing, implementing, and patching of the AIX server infrastructure as well as collaborate with other team members to help develop automation strategies and deployment documented processes.
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or technology related field preferred.
6+ years of experience providing AIX administration support and senior-level server configuration support required.
Experience with Unix/AIX servers in virtualized environments.
Experience with AIX high availability technologies (PowerHA).
VIO-Experience managing disk resource (logical and virtual method) to the VIO client LPAR’s (assigning disks, creating volume groups/logical volumes, mapping them, etc.)
NPIV virtualization experience.
Experience building VIO servers would be helpful but not required.
Experience with building the VIO clients (defining the VIO client LPAR, creating VIO server disk resources, editing the VIO client LPAR’s, defining the virtual SCSI disk maps, defining the virtual FC maps, and activating the client LPAR’s).
Strong software and hardware configuration experience (LPAR’s, DLPARS, and VIO) and installation, upgrade, fixes, and patches experience as well.
Experience with dual VIO’s along with partitions created using NPIV would be helpful.