AIX SME (closed)
Professional Alternative is seeking a AIX Subject Matter Expert for our end-client in NoVA. Must have a bachelor's degree and be clearable to public trust level.
Essential Job Functions:
- Provides high level expertise across AIX, Unix operating systems and IBM computer platforms.
- Provides advances technical knowlsdge and analysis of highly specialized applications and operationa environment, high-level functional systems alysis, design, integration, documentation.
- Responsible for consulting/coordination with application database teams and other database support teams to troubleshoot historical and real·time and production and development database performance problems.
- Based on collected performance data, provides tuning recommendations for both database config and application queries to remove bottlenecks and improve overall application performance.
- The person selected will work with a team of other operating system, network and storage performance experts to cover end<to<end application performance troubleshooting.
- Must have working experience with virtualization in the AIX environment.
- Must be working experience with IBM pSeries.
- Must have extensive experience in AIX, UNIX and IBM operating system products.
- Additionally, candidate should be capable of: troubleshooting historical and real-time database bottlenecks.
- Provide recommendations on database modifications to improve application performance; assist the team in isolating application performance issues to the correct sub-team (DB, as, Network, SAN)
- Develop and drive database performance data collection tool architecture
- Participate in rotating on-call for after hours database performance analysis
- Work independently and with vendors to stay abreast of performance related changes and improvements
- Provide risk assessment for internal database support teams on potential database parameter changes.
- Minimum of a Bachelors degree and 9 years of related IT experience
- (NO substitution of education/experience)
- ITIL Certification Preferred
If you meet this skillset, and this sounds like a fit for you, please email email@example.com.