Delivery Consultant IBM Power Servers & AIX (3048) Lisle, Illinois

Salary: USD90000 - USD120000 per year
Summary



Develops and implements IBM Server technologies focused in areas of AIX, LPAR, LPM, HA, NIM, VIO, and Scripting solutions. Designs, configures, installs, debugs, tests and troubleshoots customer chosen solution.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities



  • Assists internal and external customers in planning and design of infrastructure solutions including servers, storage systems, and hardware.
  • Analyzes user requirements, performs cost analysis, and identifies designs and approaches to ensure customer’s needs are met.
  • Participates in installations, monitoring, support, upgrades, and optimization of servers, storage and other Logicalis provided solutions.
  • Communicates ideas, plans and proposals with team members and customers.
  • Facilitates project management and prepares system documentation.
  • Creates policies and/or procedures documentation relating to configuration and administration, disaster avoidance and recovery, usage, and service records.
  • Utilizes necessary and appropriate tools to identify issues and provides customer with recommended remediation.
  • Assists Sales organization with infrastructure solution opportunities; aids in development of proposals and design of technical specifications for customer solutions.
  • Demonstrates and actively promotes an understanding and commitment to the mission of Logicalis through performing behaviors consistent with the organization's values.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of applicable Federal, State, and Local laws and regulations as well as policies and procedures of Logicalis in order to ensure adherence in a manner that reflects honest, ethical and professional behaviors.
  • Supports and conducts self in a manner consistent with customer service expectations.
Supervisory Responsibilities



This job has no supervisory responsibilities.



Qualifications



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



Education and/or Experience



Education:



  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related scientific or technical area.
Experience:



5 years experience in the following:



  • AIX
  • Project coordination or technical lead.
  • TSM, IBM SAN and storage technologies a plus.
  • Working knowledge of professional services group within software, hardware or services company and working within internal controls desirable.
May consider an equivalent combination of education and experience.



Computer Skills



  • Proficient use of all Microsoft Office applications and Visio.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations



  • Certification attainment in relative areas of expertise.
Other Skills and Abilities



  • People planning, scheduling and coordination skills, working with diverse set of geographically distributed expert resources.
  • Ability to deal professionally and successfully with conflict situations around resource contention and tight deadlines.
  • Customer facing skills; interpersonal, communication, negotiation and presentation skills.
  • Ability to understand business needs and their technical solutions.
  • Ability to multi-task and work in fast paced environment.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Available to travel up to 50% annually.
  • Ability to work alone and in groups.
Physical Demands



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



While performing the duties of this Job, the employee isconstantly required to sit,talk, see, hear,and use handsand arms. The employee is frequently required to stand; move about,climb stepsor balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.



The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.





Logicalis is an equal opportunity employer.





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