A brief professional summary.
Sr. Linux Consultant
Aiman will be responsible for leading the development and execution of Nextegen’s Linux environment with a view to creating shareholder value and strong company growth.
Technical Duty Officer
Working as a leader in the Global Site Engineering center, I Coordinated restoration of site impacting incidents through ownership of outage bridge calls, triaging and investigation of infrastructure and application health, and management of available resources to drive resolution of degraded systems as quickly as possible.
Helped build operational maturity and efficiency through process refinement, automation development, knowledge sharing sessions, and partnership across a variety of technical teams.
Supercomputer Support Engineer
2014 – 2015 (contract)
Maintained supercomputer & support infrastructure in the NOAA High Performance Computing environment. Managed system jobs and performance tuning.
Architect & Sr. Systems Engineer
Senior Linux Engineer for all ~4500 ClearChannel media websites, database servers, iHeartRadio integration environment and other corporate Linux systems.
Sr. Deployment Engineer
2011 (4 month contract)
Wrote and automated the Suse Linux Enterprise Server deployment scripts for one of the largest Hadoop clusters at that time.
Enterprise Linux Systems Admin
2010 – 2011
Responsible for providing world class support to Enterprise class customers with comples and large scale HA, load balanced/clustered and virtual/cloud environments.
CORE Systems Engineer
Maintained mission critical CORE RTS internal Linux systems. Promoted to customer facing Enterprise support team after 2 years.
Linux Systems Admin
2006 – 2008
Systems admin for ~120 production Windows & RedHat Enterprise Linux server clusters. Managed and installed new and existing servers for debt collection environment, approximately 1,800 users across 5 sites.
Systems and Network Admin
1998 – 2006
Performed day to day IT operational support for regional market. Managed, updated and supported Windows and Linux servers, end user workstations, and Juniper network devices.
These are the technologies with which I am most familiar.
He embodies the passionate pursuit of perfection, is a gifted admin with excellent memory, quick learner, multilingual, and a world traveler.
Aiman took it upon himself to come up with a brilliant notification system that checks stats on ticket queues and visually reports a status to the techs on my 1st and 2nd shifts. The tool is so effective leadership uses it take a pulse on support load
Aiman is a brilliant systems admin, moderately eccentric with extreme attention to details.
Aiman Al-Kahazaali's expertise with SuSE Linux Enterprise and mastery of writing YAST install scripts allowed for the HADOOP project we were working on to be finished three months ahead of schedule.
Please feel free to reach out to me at anytime. I am available for consulting, contract or other opportunities on short to medium range notice. I am a US citizen, with a passport and am willing to travel or relocate internationally.