Southern Company IT Infrastructure Analyst, UNIX/Linux Administrator in Birmingham, Alabama
IT Infrastructure Analyst, UNIX/Linux Administrator
IT Infrastructure Analyst, UNIX/Linux Admin
A minimum of five (5) years server and technical problem resolution experience.
A minimum of five (5) years experience working with UNIX/Linux Server operating systems including installation and configuration
A minimum of two (2) years Oracle database server implementation and maintenance experience
A minimum of two (2) years WebLogic server implementation and maintenance experience
Comprehensive experience in system administration of UNIX (Solaris) or Linux operating systems.
General knowledge of UNIX hardware platforms and other components (CPU, clusters, storage area networks, disk and tape arrays
Basic knowledge of Shell programming
Working knowledge of Veritas Volume Manager, and Cluster Server
Experience in backup and recovery of system and database files (Veritas Net Backup a plus)
Strong team player with ability to work independently
Effectively and accurately organizes tasks, manages multiple priorities/details, and meets tight deadlines
Excellent communication and organization skills with the ability to understand and apply new technology and interact with customers to support their needs
Ability to communicate with support personnel to quickly assess issues and coordinate appropriate action plan
Self motivated, resourceful, proactive team player that can work independently and take personal ownership of work assignments
Ability to follow detailed technical instructions
Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
Professional oral and written communication skills
General knowledge of information technologies (those currently used within the system and new technologies)
General knowledge of IT infrastructure components
Provide system administration, software and hardware support, and UNIX/Windows administration for the computer systems utilized by the IT Generation department.
Provide system administration, software and hardware support, and Oracle/Sybase administration for the computer systems utilized by the IT Generation department.
Responsibilities include installing and maintaining server hardware and operating systems to support unique customer requirements. Installing and maintaining system software.
Follow standard processes for hardware, software and project completion, problem resolution and change management.
Diagnose and resolve technical problems to meet service level expectations. Participate in departmental initiatives.
Communicate progress, problems and best practices to management, leads and teammates.
Installation and support of in-house custom and vendor software
Storage Management including data backup and restoration
WebLogic System Administration for UNIX/Linux and Windows Servers
Install and support WebLogic packages
Database System Administration for Oracle and Sybase Servers
Disaster Recovery Infrastructure support
Ability to build strong relationships with customers, vendors and other IT organizations
Must have a strong focus on teamwork and be a team player
Understand Fleet Operations and Trading Floor and Financial and Contract services business drivers, processes and data
Provide consulting and support for new and existing vendor software
Provide performance analysis and tuning; database reorganizations; space monitoring and management; data integrity checks and cleanup; database backups and recovery; data load, maintenance and migration scripts
Provide consultation on database issues and tools
Install and support Oracle database packages
Provide root cause analysis, efficient production support and maintenance for existing database instances
Develop and maintain technical knowledge with emphasis on database related skills
Job Field: Information Technology
Job Type: Standard
Primary Location: Alabama-Metro Birmingham/Eastern AL-Birmingham
Operating Company: Southern Company Services
Job Type: Standard
Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time
APC Corporate Headquarters - 600 North 18th Street (600BIRMINGHAM)
600 North 18th Street
Req ID: SCS2007583