HP UX Admin

  • Pleasanton, CA
  • Full-time

Job Description


We have a need for HP UX Admin, Pleasanton, CA.

General Description             


Responsibilities :-                              

  • Adhering to SLAs                             
  • ITIL Processes awareness and adhering to                            
  • Mentoring / Training Team Members                         
  • Handling tickets / requests                             
  • Perform root cause analysis                           
  • Troubleshooting technical issues                                
  • Defining processes and ensuring that the processes are adhered to                          
  • Oversees and is responsible for successful completion of Installation, configuration and migration                                   
  • Ensure maximum uptime according to the SLA                                
  • Understanding of Multi-geo support environment                            
  • Responsible for building / maintaining a test environment                            
  • Responsible for strategizing a backup plan and test plan for failure scenario                              
  • Improves and maintains customer and employee satisfaction                                   
  • Suggests new technologies and design changes                                
  • Monitoring and maintaining SLA requirements by the team members                                 
  • Planning Backup/Restoration Strategy for 24x7 operation support                          
  • Suggesting patches/upgrades to maintain security level                                
  • Testing / Auditing/processes as required from time to time                          
  •  Identify Skill gaps and plan for training / knowledge updating                                
  • Assist / Plan / Procedure in Data centre consolidation efforts                                  
  • Perform H/W & performance tuning and maintenance                                 
  • Day-to-Day reporting analysis tasks                          
  • Vendor co-ordination & followup                                                       

Technical Requirements                              

  • Installing, configuring and maintaining HP servers                        
  • Installation and configuration of High Availability environment using MC \Service Guard. 
  • Configuration and administration of HP Logical volume manager                        
  • Installation and Configuration of  ignite backup                            
  • Patch and Package administration                           
  • Printer Administration                                 
  • Confiuration and Management of HPUX virtualized environment such as NPARs, VPARs and WPARs.                                 
  • writing shell scripts for day to day system administration task                              
  • configuring and supporting HP Superdome Servers                                   
  • Installation and configuration of HP -ignite environment and able to create and verify Golden image.                         
  • Troubleshooting Hardware and Operating system related issue                             
  • Capacity planning and Fine tune system for optimal performance                         
  • Administer & configure various FS like CIFS, Pseudo FS                         
  • Installation, configuration and Administration of Veritas, Netbackup environment.
  • Understanding of SAN and NAS storage.                         
  • Administration of NIS or LDAP environment                               
  • Configuring Unix Security baseline                        
  • Troubleshooting Hardware and Operating system related issue                             
  • Performance Management & fine tuning                            
  • Experience in System Fault Tolerance Design, Business continuity and Disaster recovery planning                                         

Soft Skills                              

  • Excellent communication and conversation skills (Verbal and Written)                      
  • Good documentation skills                          
  • Good working knowledge of MS OFFICE (Including MS Project and Visio)                      
  • Should have a great customer handling skills                                  
  • Able to handle unforeseen situations                                  
  • High level of acceptance                             
  • Can drive HCL’s value and its methodology                                  

Other Skills / Experience                         


  1. Worked on Production systems                                 
  2. Datacenter understanding                              
  3. Experience with Server Migration, Installation, Upgrades and Patching                        
  4.  Experience on following will be added advantage                           

  • CIFS                          
  • DNS                           
  • NIS                            
  • Sendmail                                
  • LDAP                        
  • HP Glance                              
  • Monitoring Tools (like BMC Patrol, HP openview, IBM Tivoli)                              

Years of Experience         

  • Total        :  7+ Years of experience                           

Relavant :  

Minimum of 5+ yrs in HPUX Administration / Support V11.x or later                        

Certification requirements                          

Relevant Certifications                                  

Education requirements     

Bachelors / Masters / Equivalent        

Thanks & Regards....

Peter Parker | K-Tek Resourcing LLC

Desk: 832-699-0146  Mail: peter@ktekresourcing.com