Randstad Sr HP UX Systems Engineer in Alpharetta, Georgia

Sr HP UX Systems Engineer

job details:

  • location:Alpharetta, GA

  • salary:$85 - $100 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, September 11, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:644113

job description

Sr HP UX Systems Engineer

job summary:

Our Systems Engineer has the primary responsibilities of configuring client systems/applications, troubleshooting processing/system errors and issues, and providing efficient solutions to client submitted business problems.

location: Alpharetta, Georgia

job type: Contract

salary: $85 - 100 per hour

work hours: 8 to 5

education: No Degree Required


  1. Install, configure, maintain server hardware and systems software, and handle all phases of migrations and upgrades.

  2. Identify and script solutions (ksh, sed, awk, grep, perl) to improve efficiency and to proactively detect and fix problems within the infrastructure

  3. Monitor all hardening policies and enforce compliance to all HP-UX and CIS security standards.

  4. Monitor and perform hardware and software upgrades, including operating systems and related systems, performance tuning, monitoring, or backup applications.

  5. Coordinate with various teams for disaster planning and perform network backup and monitor recovery processes.

  6. Manage and document systems, operational procedures and monitor hardware inventory for the environment.

  7. Work within ITIL change management process, incident process, and problem resolution process, and participate in after-hours change implementations as needed.

  8. Contribute to maintenance of organizational audit & compliance requirements (e.g. PCI, SSAE16), which includes mitigating vulnerabilities as needed, applying patches and tech-level OS updates, and providing evidence to auditors of Fiserv's continued compliance.

  9. Performs other duties as required

  10. Mentor and train junior team members.


Minimum 9-10+ years' HP-UX systems Engineer experience required


  • Excellent working knowledge of system administration tools and processes.

  • Experience with EMC VNX SANs, Cisco fiber switches, and Recoverpoint replication appliances.

  • Familiarity with VMWare virtualization technology.

  • Comprehension of network security and server hardening concepts.

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing.

  • Strong Linux experience

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