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Unix Engineers plan and design UNIX-based operating systems. Typical job responsibilities include developing systems, carrying out maintenance activities, installing software applications, preparing performance reports, collaborating with other system engineers, and troubleshooting issues related to UNIX operating systems. A well-written resume sample for the role focuses on qualifications such as knowledge of UNIX systems, programming skills, analytical thinking, problem solving, customer service, and teamwork. Most Unix Engineer resumes make display of a Bachelor’s Degree in information technology or computer science.

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Sr. Unix Engineer & Infrastructure Team Lead

Selected as Senior UNIX admin for the ACS Takeover of EDS Operations at TennCare. 50 Unix servers + multiple HW Domains, 60 Windows servers including vSphere Hosted machines. Later promoted to team lead for VIP project managing seven individuals. Linux, Solaris and Windows Environment

  • Improved administration tasks and automated common routines using shell scripts, perl and python.
  • Improved security standards and auditing to government required levels. (BSM, SELinux)
  • Deciphered and documented subsystems with no prior documentation.
  • Evaluated and recommended products to fill needs currently unmet by current software solutions.
  • Install and administer VMWare ESX Server hosting Linux and Windows VMs with a Hitachi 9990V Backend.
  • Implement VxFS to streamline file systems with standard conventions.
  • Coordinate staff, Interview individuals to join organization.
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Sr. Unix Engineer Contract

Engineered and documented AIX 7.1 Configurations and created scripts to automate the rollout process to the Production environment.

  • Set guidelines for Solaris administrators to cross-train into a new AIX environment.
  • Engineered, tested, and documented HMC, NIM, and AIX scripts ans SOPs to automate LPAR creation and AIX 7.1 installation automation.
  • Worked with Project management teams for time management on the project.
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Education Center
Computer Systems Operations

UNIX Engineer / CDMA Engineer

  • Implementation of Motorola FS series (AIX) and Sun (Solaris) systems for telco use
  • AIX administration
  • Upgrades and maintenance of Nortel CDMA equipment
  • CDMA hardware trouble shooting and replacement
  • Installation and upgrades of the Nortel / Qualcomm BSC and associated devices
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English / Journalism

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