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IBM AIX-UNIX & Scripting/Automation Engineer
Ref No.: 18-07881
Location: Madison, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 06/25/2018 to 12/24/2018
Sunrise System Inc. is currently looking for IBM AIX-UNIX & Scripting/Automation Engineer in Madison, NJ with one of our top client.
Job Title: IBM AIX-UNIX & Scripting/Automation Engineer
Job Id: 18-07881
Location: Madison, NJ 07940
Duration: 6 months
Position Type: Hourly contract Position (W2 only)
Job Requirements
  • Candidate must have strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Candidate must be able to visualize every technical problem as an opportunity to write a script.
  • Candidate should be able to look at our current methodologies and visualize and create better, more-efficient, more-consistent ways to do them.
  • We are looking for an Engineer who could double as a Dev/Ops Engineer, but also has a strong AIX-UNIX & Linux administration background.
  • In order of importance, candidates must have extremely strong;
  • Excellent verbal and Written communications skills,
  • Scripting Skills; Perl (preferred) or Python are a must
  •  Excellent AIX-UNIX administration skills which include NPIV and advanced AIX virtualization
  • Great Multi-Tasking – the ability to work on multiple large projects at the same time with none of them losing focus
  • Ability to have in-depth technical discussions of all skills at the top of their resume
  • Excellent Linux administration skills  
Must Have Skills
  • Candidates must have all of these skills to be considered for this position, please do not apply if you think you could probably learn these, these are requirements
  • Strong automation background for UNIX administration tasks
  • Strong scripting skills in Perl and/or Python (C programming skills are a big plus)
  • Should be able to write a script that can pull information from a database and create a spreadsheet (not a .csv, but a real .xls)
  • Must be able to create a CGI script from scratch
  • Must be able to create scripts to monitor for errors or problems on multiple UNIX platforms
  • MySQL/MariaDB (or similar DB experience) – should be able to create tables and write sql statements
  • Strong UNIX troubleshooting, monitoring and resolution skills in at least two of these flavors; AIX, Linux, HPUX, Solaris
  • Proven experience in at least one of the following; o VMware Virtualization (be able to create VMware monitoring scripts)
  • IBM PowerVM virtualization (VIO, NPIX, HMC command-line, D-LPAR)
  • Strong mentoring skills, should be able provide technical training to colleagues
  • Strong documentation and script-commenting – be able to write scripts so that another engineer can understand, troubleshoot or modify them Great-to-Have Skills - Preference will be given to candidates who also possess skills in more than two of the following areas
  • NMON
  • EMC Power path and Symcli (BCV/SRDF)
  • MediaWiki
  • Apache HTTPD configuration
  • MySQL Replication 
Vishal Tejaswi
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