Systems Administrator-UNIX Operating Systems LINUX


July 21, 2021

Brno, CZ

System Administrators are the gatekeepers to the many systems that run our company and our clients. As a System Admin with IBM, you will have the opportunity to provide high-value IT services and leverage our leading-edge technology portfolio in our global network. Your work has a direct impact on the day-to-day productivity of our business by ensuring integrity of, and access to, our most important resource: data.
Your Role and Responsibilities
RedHat, Power8, HMC, VMware, HACMP, GPFS, LVM, SAN, cups, FTP, NFS, Shell. Sounds familiar to you? Are you open to new challenges and position where you can let your current career grow? Yes? Apply! We are waiting just for you!
We are looking for experienced Unix / AIX System Admin for our multicultural UNIX/AIX teams. Save the day with IBM. Our Delivery Center provides high-value IT services and leverage proven roadmaps and frameworks we have developed in our global network, bringing together an outstanding talent pool to help global leaders solve some of their most challenging problems. Therefore this is an ideal place where to use and develop your skills and potential. Join us and discover what you can make of this moment.
Your future made with IBM.
Server management unit provides support for the base operating system on servers by implementing standard OS parameter configuration and version levels. These services include providing support of the Operating System configuration and associated file systems, log files, processes, problem determination, problem resolution, software, administration tools, utilities, security, and hardware. Administrative tools are installed to allow support to be provided locally or from a remote location. Standard problem & change control processes are followed.
Do not hesitate, apply, our recruitment team will contact you as soon as possible!
Your day to day activities will include:
Management and responsibility for support of production Linux / AIX systems of multiple clients:
Incident / Service Request management:
  • Assign incidents in IPC tool
  • Regularly document the progress of resolution
  • Document all available information in the resolution field for future analyze
  • Resolve the incident by using the correct resolution & service code
  • Involve Delivery Analyst in case of re-occurring incidents
  • Server and applications patching and update
Change execution:
  • Review and approve / reject assigned changes within one day since assignment
  • Review and approve / reject changes assigned to different teams where our team is an approval
  • Assign changes / tasks going to execute to ensure clear ownership
  • Prepare, execute and close the change (immediately after validating the result and with the appropriate code; latest in 2 working days)
Problem management:
  • Consolidate inputs from all involved teams & vendors to deliver complete analyze
  • Provide the RCA in SLA
  • Support other teams in case our services are involved in their RCAs
  • Projects support (both internal and client driven) based on guidance from Focal Point / Team Leader / Manager
  • Ensure proper handover when leaving to vacation including update in associated tools (IPC etc.)
  • Is fully responsible for all his / her accesses (request, regularly change the passwords...) to be able to support whole assigned scope
  • Other expected knowledge and ability needed:
  • Disk, LVM/GPFS and FS management
  • User and sudo management
  • Performing system health check and configuration
  • Backup and monitoring management and configuration
  • Server build

As an IBM employee, you will be entitled to the following benefits:
  • 5 weeks of paid vacation
  • Elaborate education program for each employee - training during the work career, courses are lead by professional lectors; e-learning education; flexible education plan for each job position
  • Strong career opportunities
  • Access to Hi-tech; MAC@IBM
  • Above standard Medical Care
  • Discounts in Sports, Culture, Healthcare, Childcare, Finance, Electronics
  • Global Travel and Life insurance
  • Contribution to the Pension fund
  • IBM stock purchase plan

You will have the opportunity to:
  • Join our Succeeding@IBM Program - a structured on-boarding and development program
  • Become part of our diverse and multinational community and collaborate within global and local teams
  • Gain knowledge and develop skills through our world-class trainings
  • Benefit from mentoring and coaching
  • Balance your work with your life and enjoy a flexible working environment

Please, take in consideration, that should your application be successful, our recruiters will contact you.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • UNIX / Linux experiences in production environment - at least 2-3 years of experience
  • Troubleshooting experience- Knowledge of ITIL methodology
  • Experience with High Availability Solution (eg. PowerHA)
  • Experience with Virtualization (eg. PowerVM)
  • Availability to work during out-of-office hours for some roles
  • Bash scripting
  • English: Intermediate

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
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