Unix and Storage Engineer

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB)
Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: LP452-93
Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB)

The Role

The Role

Responsible for the management of Unix and storage systems. This includes the administration, management and patching of all UNIX family of systems in the Bank (IBM AIX, Linux & Sun Solaris). This includes configuration and maintenance management as required.

Main Tasks

• Manage, Patching and administration of all UNIX family of systems in the Bank (IBM AIX, Linux & Sun Solaris)

• Responsible for SAN Infrastructure management activities. Such as Director Zoning, Storage Allocation via SVC, Flash copy & Replication using TPC

• Responsible for configuration & administration of SFTP & TSM

• Responsible for the management and maintenance of IBM & Sun Solaris hardware (servers, storage & tape Library)

• Monitors system activity as requested by management .

• Responsible for liaising with the vendor to arrange replacement or faulty equipment as required.

• Provides technical support to the Systems Unix and Storage team lead.

• Perform the day- to-day running activities of the systems Unix and storage team.

• Manage work allocation, and problem resolution including driving and motivating personnel towards achievement of specific objectives and departmental goals.

• Ensure delivery of service levels to the bank.

• Monitors developments in technology to be able to make suggestions for improvements.

• Undertake similar or related tasks or duties as directed by senior management




• At least 3-4 years in operations for a large banking or corporate organisation.

• Working knowledge and experience of banking operations: storage, unix systems and related problems.

• Knowledge of UNIX and storage.

• Ability to prioritise and handle multiple tasks.

• Written and verbal communication skills in English.

• Experience in incident management and resolution .

• Experience in managing software releases and configuration management.

• Excellent interpersonal skills.

Minimum Education Level

University degree in Computer Studies or the equivalent.

Professional Qualification

Certified IBM, Microsoft engineer

About the Company

About the Company

ADCB was incorporated on 1 July 1985 as a public joint stock company for an unlimited duration in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, UAE. ADCB is registered under the UAE Federal Commercial Companies Law No. (8) of 1984 under registration number 4 and operates in the UAE under a banking licence issued by the Central Bank of the UAE.

ADCB provides a range of consumer and corporate banking, Islamic banking, trade finance, structured finance, foreign exchange, derivatives, and financial advisory services, primarily in the United Arab Emirates. In addition, ADCB’s subsidiary Abu Dhabi commercial Islamic Finance PSC holds an Islamic banking license.

As at 31 December 2010, ADCB operated 47 branches, 4 pay offices and 265 ATMs in the UAE; 4 new branches and 99 new ATMs were added during 2010. ADCB also operated 2 branches in India.
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