AIX Consultant

Job description

BPSOLUTIONS has ambitious growth objectives. We want to further expand our position in the field of Mission Critical IT. We are currently looking for a Senior AIX Consultant. The AIX Consultant is responsible for engineering, performance management and system administration of IBM Power systems. The candidate will be managing large and complex AIX environments as well as helping engineering with new solutions and maintaining a solid level of performance and stability.

What are you going to do:

  • Lead technical discussions for new initiatives and solutions as per IT roadmap;
  • Working with customers to troubleshoot incidents and escalate with support if/when needed;
  • Coordinate and support deployment of AIX supporting software and application related software upgrades/patches;
  • Working on the development of standards, guidelines and policies related to the design and architecture of AIX solutions;
  • Engage in 24/7 support periodically to assist in critical production issues to maintain the systems;
  • Advising customers on sustainable technical solutions.

Job requirements

Our ideal candidate:

  • Experience in AIX operating system installation, configuration and upgrades (NIM);
  • Extensive "hands-on" infrastructure technology experience with focus on system engineering, problem determination and resolution;
  • Engineer solutions for deployment, performance management and maintenance of AIX based systems with an emphasis on quality of design that is efficient, usable, maintainable, and extensible;
  • Programming skills such as KSH, Perl, Python;
  • Knowledge of networking and storage fundamentals;
  • Knowledge of disaster recovery concepts, including operating system backup, recovery and general experience in DR testing;
  • 5+ years of experience with system administration of AIX;
  • Fluent in Dutch and English.

What do we offer:

  • A pleasant, open, respectful working environment with nice colleagues;
  • An excellent salary;
  • Lease car or mobility allowance in accordance with job level;
  • Company laptop and phone;
  • Opportunities to develop as a person and as a professional.


Let's create a smarter future.
BPSOLUTIONS helps organizations to set up their Mission Critical IT in a way that makes the organization smarter and can therefore make progress. Companies literally cannot carry out their 'mission' if something goes wrong with this data. This makes Mission Critical IT perhaps a company's most valuable asset. Something that must be safeguarded and must also be able to be fully exhausted.

On the one hand, we ensure that IT is and remains up and running, and on the other hand, we use Data Analytics and AI to ensure that companies are ready for the future, so that data really works for the organization. BPSOLUTIONS can completely unburden organizations with tailor-made advice based on the full business implication of a solution and service. Our specific, in-depth knowledge in the field of data-driven Hybrid Cloud data architectures, Business Continuity, Data Analytics and AI and our 24/7 Operations Control Center (OCC), gives us a unique position in the field of Mission Critical IT in the Netherlands.

How do we work:
This is reflected in our open, direct, respectful, dynamic and progressive culture. We value your own input, focus on personal growth and offer you the opportunity to get the best out of yourself. Above all, we are reliable, open, honest and transparent, towards each other, towards our customers and our partners. We want to be “better than the rest” and especially excel in customer and employee satisfaction. It is not for nothing that we score extremely high in the field of customer satisfaction. In the meantime, BPSOLUTIONS has been placed among the Top IT service providers in the Netherlands for several years in the annual Giarte ITXperience monitor. With a 100% FANSCORE and a Customer Delight of 88, we are the leading Managed Services Provider in the Netherlands. We adopt change, work in agile teams, have solid, customer-oriented and assurance processes, and work with state of the art technology.

This versatile and challenging position is perfect for expressing your expertise and hands-on mentality. Are you the AIX Consultant we are looking for? Respond quickly via the link or send your resume with motivation to In case of questions about your application, please contact Paul van der Hilst, HR Business Partner at 030-303 2900.