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Systems Project Engineer Resume

Chicago, IL

SUMMARY:

IT systems engineer with ITIL, CAPM, CS Masters and diverse experience in IT System Design, Project Engineering, Administration, Deployment, Integration, HW Refresh, Relocation and Migrations of UNIX servers (AIX/Solaris/Red Hat/HP). Proven expert in OS (AIX, Linux) support, installation, integration and configuration under controlled (ITIL) processes in large and medium Data Centers. Lead development efforts in AIX, Linux and HACMP integration on different architectures including virtualized environment on pSeries machines. Received excellent appraisals during the 7 years with Confidential.

EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Systems Project Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Design, engineering and support of AIX to Linux/Solaris migration of multiple clustered (HACMP/VCS) systems in large datacenter.
  • Lead design and implementation of VPN Management System hosted on AIX (pSeries) HACMP Cluster to Redhat (Intel) VCS Cluster and Oracle RAC DB from AIX with GPFS to Solaris VCS cluster, including capacity analysis, installation support between NW, Storage, Security (FW/DMZ), OS and application owners.
  • Followed ITIL Lifecycle process through Design to Transition and O&M for seamless integration supporting 2000 plus customers
  • System Administration of AIX configured with HACMP, RAC and GPFS including problem resolution (24x7), upgrades and day to day management as AIX SME

Confidential, Riverwoods, IL

UNIX System Administrator

Responsibilities:

  • Day to day support, trouble shooting, root cause analysis, system upgrades, application installation and configuration of NW, Storage (HDS) from OS perspective under controlled environment ensuring ITIL Lifecycle requirement of Datacenter AIX (800+) and Linux (200+) systems.
  • Support and maintenance of AIX, VIO, LPARS, HMC
  • Red Hat Linux system builds and administration

Confidential, Joliet, IL

Unix System Administrator

Responsibilities:

  • Supported AIX server builds and system administration as SME.
  • Managed major reconfiguration such as migration of SAN from EMC to HDS, relocation of servers to new DMZ, DR exercises, Oracle 10g upgrades and virtual server (LPARs/LDOMs) builds.
  • System administration of (300+ UNIX servers, 24x7)
  • Built and configured AIX 6.1, Solaris 10, Linux and HP servers
  • Built and deployed HACMP, Application (DB2/LDAP/TSM) and NIM servers
  • Supported Confidential pSeries (p520, p550), HMC, SAN (EMC), Network and TSM
  • Supported migration of EMC to Hitachi on AIX servers (running HACMP)
  • Assisted upgrading Oracle (RAC) 9 to 10g on AIX cluster

Confidential, Riverwoods, IL

Senior AIX System Administrator

Responsibilities:

  • Managed all AIX servers of QA department including the virtual nodes.
  • Migrated a VIO server to new hardware together with the DLPARs.
  • Lead Unix administration of distributed test lab (200+ AIX and Linux)
  • Support system engineering and design of multiple projects

Confidential, Schaumburg, IL

Senior AIX System Administrator

Responsibilities:

  • Supported system builds, upgrades, patching and troubleshooting of AIX servers in large datacenter.
  • During that period the major work was designing and implementing a SAN based DR center, migration of SAN (HDS frame) and relocation of 200+ AIX servers from California to Richmond.
  • Support and administration (24x7) of large datacenter (900+ AIX servers) with p5 (570/590) servers in virtualized environment.
  • Server builds and upgrades using NIM
  • Did disaster recovery (DR) exercise using Tivoli/TSM
  • Did firmware upgrades, hardware installation, application installation, LPAR carving
  • Developed many scripts (Korn shell) to support server administration
  • Spearheaded design and implementation of automated AIX builds on pSeries machines using NIM in virtual environment.
  • Integrated automated Linux 4.0 installation and configuration using kickstart server on Intel architecture.
  • Did requirement analysis, planning and estimation, documentation
  • Did remote support, trouble shooting and problem resolution
  • Installed and configured pSeries (HMC and VIO) servers and LPARs
  • Installed and configured Linux servers
  • Designed and developed automated online system builds (using NIM)
  • System cloning through hard disks
  • Upgraded and supported HACMP cluster
  • Developed tool and document to clone AIX systems over network

Confidential, Downers Grove, IL

AIX System Administration

Responsibilities:

  • Directly responsible for managing upgrade and day to day maintenance of 64 AIX/RS6000 systems in development and test lab.
  • Managed installation, upgrade and maintenance of Oracle (7.3.2), C for AIX, UIMX, HTTP. Testing and Version Control (Harvest) on IforLS licensed servers running AIX 4.3.2.
  • Testing, remediation and deployment of Y2 compliant systems.
  • Managed version control, build and release procedure (Million lines C code).
  • Handled Integration and acceptance testing of C programs on AIX.
  • Successfully integrated Version Control and deployment procedures of 2 projects on SunOS & AIX/RS6000 as Engineer Change Administrator

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