Position Details: Unix Administrator Consultant

Location: Annapolis, MD

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Title: Unix Administrator Consultant

Duration: Multi-year

Location: Annapolis, MD


A P Ventures (APV), LLC is a full-service IT consulting company that is a certified MBE and a prime contract holder of the State of Maryland. We are seeking a Unix Administrator Consultant whose duties include, but are not limited to, system installation and configuration, back-up and recovery, performance monitoring, operational system support, system software currency and maintenance, disaster recovery planning and testing.

Required Experience:

  • Minimum 10 yrs. of total IT experience
  • At least 5 years of experience as a Unix (AIX) system administrator
  • Experience load balancing, partitioning, back-up/recovery and disaster recovery
  • Experience working in an environment that requires 24X7 system availability
  • Application development experience required
  • Experience with two or more of the listed applications is desired.
  • Extensive experience administering Unix (AIX) IBM pSeries systems
  • Demonstrated experience administering systems with listed applications:
    • Oracle WebLogic Servers
    • Oracle Database Servers
    • Progress 4GL/Database Servers
    • Apache Web Servers
    • IBM Model 8286-42A POWER8 Systems
    • IBM Flex Systems (P260 Compute Nodes)
    • Infinidat Storage Systems
  • AIX Replication and Partitioning.
  • Experienced with UNIX (AIX) performance tuning
  • Able to interface with users and helpdesk for day-to-day support
  • Backup/recovery and networking methodologies
  • Capable of troubleshooting at the OS, database and application levels
  • Skilled in UNIX (AIX) administration including configuration and tuning



A BA/BS degree in computer science or related IT curriculum is required. Java developer certification is desired.

About A P Ventures

A P Ventures is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status. Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability candidates are encouraged to apply. Qualified military veterans are encouraged to apply. www.apvit.com