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Employer: confidential
  • Customer Support - Client Service
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • nationwide
    Updated at: 01.03.2018

    • Experience in Distributed Operating Systems (Linux, Windows, AIX)
    • Experience with IBM BigFix solution
    • Ability to comprehend and respond to process changes, exhibit adherence and make judgmental decisions
    • Ability to communicate effectively with audiences of varying technical aptitudes
    • Ability to structure, draft and review technical documentation
    • Ability to work under pressure and remain decisive.
    • Should be able to mentor junior member of the team.
    • Should act as a role model
    • Ability to conceptualize problems
    • Willingness to learn new things and technologies
    • Flexible if workflow is changing
    • Fluent English (spoken and written)
    • Communicative competence (pro-active)
    • Team player
    • A very positive attitude towards life
    • Highly motivated
    Nice to have:
    • ITIL Certified (foundation or/and practitioner) or a strong working knowledge of ITIL Incident, Problem and Change Management disciplines
    • Experience in performing Middleware migrations
    • Security Related Certification or experience in implementing security standards


    The role aims to cover activities tailored to IBM best practices & Security Standards in various projects and their adherence to said items.
    • Use the IBM specific compliance platform where requested
    • Use bigFix platform to handle compliance based on requirements
    • Maintain specific sites for healthchecks
    • Configure BigFix instance to generate compliance data to SCA
    • Monitor and Manage compliance data in SCA
    • Develop fixlets / other slutions in BigFix to perform different compliance controls
    • Help migrate compliance reports from Powershall scripts into native BigFix solutions
    • Develop solution for manual software distribution
    • Develop on demand support in bigfix for needed compliance requirements.
    • Develop reporting capabilities in BigFix Instance/WebReports
    • Deliver documentation and support to IBM team on compliance topic (Create general awareness documentation; Create and maintain BAU procedures regarding accessing infrastructure in compliance with security requirements; Where needed, document security requirements in other internal documents)
    • Support the IBM Standard processes for patches using IBM toolset
    • Control the advisories raised for accounts in scope
    • Interact with proper teams to determine applicability of APARs
    • Maintain the asset base for APAR management
    • Provide solutions for process enhancements using BigFix platform and other means
    • Create fixlets/relevance code or other solutions to support requirements or enhancements
    • Propose ways to implement different scenarios required by operational context
    • Configure and fine-tune bigfix instance in order to provide optimum service
    • For accounts in scope, prepare patch sites
    • Configure BigFix console for patch deployment
    • Configure roles to accommodate role based access control and separation of duties
    • Maintain the patch repository of BigFix instance and patch baselines
    • Update patch repository
    • Interact with component specific SME in order to help planning a patching session and feasibility / risks to apply identified patches
    • Help with patch deployment, as planned
    • Document improvements
    • Where needed, Track multiple vulnerability sources and provide specialized advice.