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RedHat Linux/AIX Administrator

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Date: Jul 19, 2022

Location: Irving, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 199630 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a RedHat Linux/AIX Administrator to join our team in Irving, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).


NTT Data Services is Hiring!


Job Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Support all Global Unix projects for ICG and CTO Line of business from System administrator and Technical PMO perspective
  • End-to-end collaboration by Project SA with many Project stakeholders
  • Collaboration with Solution/Architect team, application team, Database team, Project manager, Portfolio manager and Production support System administrator
  • Requires skills to build RED HAT Linux/AIX servers working with Factory build team and customization later as per Application team Build sheet requirements related to file system structure, rpm deployments and other System related tasks during project phase
  • New hire will support end-to-end project from Delivery design approval understanding Project artifacts to handover to Production System Administration support team during Go live phase
  • As Project SA, individual will be working in parallel up to 15 projects consisting of up to 80-120 servers depending upon complexity
  • Typical Project phase is up to 5 months from inception
  • This position in addition to support also needs many standardization disciplines during build
  • For candidates with automation knowledge via Chef, Perl and other programming languages can also champion few automation efforts
  • Ability to patch, COB test and other infrastructure related tasks
  • Candidate needs to drive project with less monitoring in timely fashion with periodic updates to project stakeholders
  • Typical day consists of design review of new projects, completing build sheet related work on servers to handover to application or DB teams as per project artifacts, working on Go live readiness with production support SA team via matured process, meetings related to project, CHG# creation/closure and other documentation updates
  • Continuous support to application team during project phase for any work that needs root intervention


Basic, Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum five years of Unix Experience


Other Desired Qualifications:

  • Hands on experience with Unix scripting, SQL and ability to write complex queries ; Unix command line experience
  • Team oriented problem solving; Ability to work in a dynamic environment with multiple competing priorities
  • Good written and verbal communication , Detail- Oriented
  • Working knowledge in Key and certificate encryption, life cycle and end to end communication
  • Knowledge of Security tools and hands-on experience with some of the following technologies is an added advantage
  • Security Infrastructure technologies Such as Cisco ISE, Entrust, Token Technologies, Single Sign On, Powerbroker, Unix Security tools, PKI Infrastructure, Cloud IAM
  • Linux, Red Hat, Solaris, AIX, Windows Server and other Unix based operating systems
  • Web Servers (Apache, IIS, Sun One Web servers)
  • Application Servers (WebLogic, WebSphere)
  • Databases (Oracle, SQL server, Sybase)
  • Understanding of Programming languages (Java, Perl, C/C++,)
  • Thorough understanding of security, network architectures and protocols
  • Familiarity of Compliance and risk management frameworks and methodologies (ISO27002, SDLC)
  • Certifications (CISSP, ITIL, CCNA/CCNP, CEH, Redhat, Solaris, MCSE)
  • Passion for continuous learning


About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.



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Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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