System Administrator
NTT Data - Albany, NY

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At NTT DATA, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees have been key factors in our company’s growth and market presence. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA and for the people who work here.

A group company within NTT DATA currently seeks a System Administrator to join our team in Albany, New York.

Position Functions or Responsibilities:

Staff will perform the full range of AIX system administration tasks including, but not limited to:

Support and maintain AIX 5.3/6.1/7.1 environment, including installation and management
of Oracle/Weblogic/Websphere/Apache application server or middleware software;

Support and maintain virtual servers (LPARs) and Virtual I/O (VIO) servers;

Work with teams of application programmers, DBAs, and system architects to create
solutions to meet business goals;

Develop and participate in the adherence of standards, processes, and procedures;

Perform off-hours (evening or weekend work) as needed for emergency or maintenance tasks;

Provide support for internal users and external data exchange partners;

Perform optimization and tuning activities, including capacity planning, tracking
historical usage, trending future resource needs, and modifying resource allocations as needed;

Plan, schedule, and perform operating system software and firmware upgrades;

Modify and maintain internal and external DNS;

Work with data communications and security staff to modify and maintain Cisco
firewall rules as needed for approved access requests;

Work with EMC SAN administrator to request, allocate and monitor SAN storage pools;

Troubleshoot network connectivity and access issues, including using packet captures and
other diagnostic tools;

Install and maintain EMC Networker client backup software;

Writing shell or Perl scripts for administrative tasks or data transfers;

Maintain documentation related to system configuration changes;

Provides recommendations on technical architecture;

Provides hands-on training and mentoring for other administrative staff.

Basic Qualifications:

This is a full-time salaried position with a group company within NTT DATA. Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors will NOT be considered. This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.


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