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IBM AIX Administrator in Austin, Texas


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

Do you have a passion for learning and applying modern software engineering practices? Are you excited to use these practices to deliver and manage mission critical services at scale? Are you a quick thinker? If so, please read on.

Your Role and Responsibilities

The AIX Administrator will be part of a team, providing implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of our client AIX environments. The administrator will be responsible for working with members of our Technical Delivery Teams and Architecture teams to support and improve the delivery of managed services. Must deploy servers, support day to day system performance, prevent data loss, and unauthorized access.

For a better deliverable among multiple teams Agile practices are used to assign, control and measure your activities due to a self-directed team. Soft skill, time management, upskilling and teamwork are fundamental for your work deliverables and career path.

  • Use your leadership skills to manage internal projects with multiple teams. Team members will be in a located across the globe.

  • Lead and participate in projects demonstrating experience in Infrastructure environment

  • Your expertise consists in technical discussion with Infrastructure Architect, Security and Project teams

  • This role requires the candidate be eligible to be ITAR certified. ITAR certification requires US Citizenship.

The Team

This group supports a 24x7 operations team. The position will require integration with existing teams for implementation, day to day technical support and you will receive business direction from a remote manager.


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 5+ years of IT experience in enterprise environment covering systems administration in AIX infrastructure

  • 5+ years of experience building and supporting operational system such as AIX/Linux, HMC systems

  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies.

  • Demonstrated strength in troubleshooting complex technical issues.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Storage SAN Disk - Fundamental skills to understand initial Storage troubleshooting Cloud concept - Initial concept to work in a cloud environmentSKLM (encryption) - Encryption expertise to manage libraries functionalitiesVTL (Virtual Tape Library) - Manage VTL environment for backup infrastructure

  • Security & Compliance - Skills to deal with audit requirement, providing artifacts from AIX environment, including all patching management process to keep the servers secure.

  • IBM Spectrum Protect Server (Former TSM) - Backup knowledge for managing our main core application.

About Business UnitThe Office of the Chief Information Officer (CIO) owns IBM's IT strategy and provides the tools, workstations, devices, and infrastructure that IBMers use to do their jobs every day. Put simply, our mission is to create a productive environment for IBM's 350,000 worldwide employees. Join us as we lead with design to drive simplicity and ease of use, engineering the systems that run the business, and innovating to transform the business.

Your Life @ IBMAre you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world's most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it's time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.

Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change - to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.

It's time to define your career.

About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:

*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.

*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.

*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.

*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).

*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.

*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.

*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.

*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.

We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.

Being You @ IBMIBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.