[Jobposts] Job posting to Linuxchix.org

robin.s.wheeler at accenture.com robin.s.wheeler at accenture.com
Fri Dec 14 17:32:07 UTC 2007

Hello, could you please post this job on your website?  Thank you so

Navitaire Systems Engineer - Minneapolis, MN - 00043406




Systems Engineer

Minneapolis, MN



If you join Accenture you can make great ideas happen for some of the
world's most dynamic companies. With broad global resources and deep
technical know-how, we collaborate with clients to cultivate ideas and
deliver results. 


Accenture's Services workforce is a dedicated team of people who work on
outsourcing engagements. These are long-term partnerships with clients
for whom we manage and provide increasingly specialized business
operations, such as finance and accounting, IT, applications development
and maintenance, help desk services, and HR.  We not only maintain key
business functions for clients, we constantly seek to improve them to
help our clients move ahead of the competition. 


Navitaire provides innovative reservation, direct distribution, revenue
protection, operations recovery, decision-support and revenue accounting
technology to the airline industry through its hosted delivery model.
Navitaire's worldwide customer base comprises more than 75 airlines,
including jetBlue, AirAsia, AirTran, GOL, Ryanair, Continental Airlines
and Air New Zealand.


Powering many of the world's most profitable airlines, Navitaire's
customer-centric platform delivers competitive advantage and increased
passenger profitability via ancillary revenue, innovative features, and
streamlined services.  A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, Navitaire
is headquartered in Minneapolis, with offices in Auckland, Austin,
London, Manila, Salt Lake City and Sydney.  www.navitaire.com

Job Description 

Navitaire is seeking an outstanding individual to provide Solaris and
Red Hat Linux System Administration support in a global production
environment.  They will be responsible for working with vendors, IT
personnel, and end users to resolve application and system problems.
The Systems Engineer is also responsible for working with internal
technical teams to propose, design, order, build, install, and configure
new systems.  Responsibilities include installing and configuring
hardware, operating systems and any required third party software.  The
Systems Engineer will also provide support for internal systems
monitoring and backup software and recommend upgrades as required.  The
Systems Engineer works with direction and supervision from the Senior
Systems Engineer, but is expected to work with high levels of
independence and provide advice and assistance to associate System
Administrators.  Success comes easy here....if you are the type of
person who loves to be challenged, strives for perfection and thrives in
developing software with big impact solutions.  We want you to learn
more about us! 


Key responsibilities may include:

*	Perform moderate UNIX system administration duties and complex
hardware/software troubleshooting independently.
*	Handle client (internal and external) requests/questions and
estimate efforts required to complete them. 
*	Handle internal requests for investigation and resolution of
system related issues.
*	Document recurring processes and maintain existing system
*	Guide Associate Systems Engineers.
*	Contribute to staff development (mentoring, training,
*	Adhere to Navitaire and Accenture policies and standards.
*	Perform other related duties as required and assigned
*	Lift 50 lbs repetitively (servers and workstations). 

Job Requirements

*	Domestic and International travel necessary, typically not to
exceed 15%. 
*	Participate in on-call support by rotating with other team
members in the on-call rotation schedule that entails carrying a pager
and providing 24X7 support 
*	Valid passports will need to be obtained due to the traveling
opportunities overseas. 



Basic Qualifications

*	Minimum three years of experience in Solaris system
administration or related field, or minimum 3 years of previous
experience as an Associate Systems Engineer or equivalent position
*	Minimum three years experience with Solaris operating system and
csh/sh/ksh/Perl scripting.  
*	Minimum three years experience Storage Management/Administration
(RAID, NFS, etc). 


Preferred Skills 

*	Bachelors Degree in a technical area. 
*	Good customer service skills and the ability to work
independently to solve complex technical problems and manage projects of
varying scope.
*	Red Hat Linux / Veritas Netbackup software / Legato Networker
software / Network Appliance storage experience a plus. 


Professional Skill Requirements  

*	Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and a strong
aptitude for problem solving 
*	Experience solving large-scale problems and familiarity with the
airline industry and/or transportation industry is a plus 
*	Foreign language speaking abilities a plus 
*	Demonstrated comfort in working with both technical and
non-technical personnel 
*	Strong written and oral communication and negotiation skills 
*	Ability to contribute to a high-performing, motivated workgroup
by applying interpersonal and collaboration skills to achieve project
goals and realize value 
*	Ability to contribute to the creation of an environment that
facilitates high performance and motivates individuals to work
collaboratively as a team





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Kindest regards,


Robin S. Wheeler

Accenture HR Services

Email:  robin.s.wheeler at accenture.com
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