CTH: Senior Systems Engineer

for Infobahn Softworld Inc. in Phoenix, AZ

VMWare, cloud virtualization, VMware and ESX or virtual environments and Linux 
Phoenix, AZ
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Senior Systems Engineer

AZ-Phoenix 85040

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Title: Senior Systems Engineer Candidate Requirements / Additional Info: VMWare, cloud virtualization, Background in VMware and ESX or virtual environments and Linux Work with engineering and Architecture teams to develop virtual solutions Will need to be strong on the cloud space Responsible for ACP or Vblock Support role for the Private cloud. In-depth virtual experience Position Summary Under general supervision, this position provides a high level of technical expertise to perform or direct the work of others in installations, configurations and the maintenance of the operating systems (LINUX, UNIX, and/or Windows), workstations, and servers for computer systems used in the organization, to meet long-term requirements of systems operations and maintain the integrity and reliability of the system. Primary Accountabilities •Supports the operating systems and related infrastructures by resolving escalated and highly complex trouble tickets assigned by the customer service center in a timely and efficient manner. •Ensures workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions. Provides recommendations to senior or executive IT management regarding hardware and system software planning and budgeting. •Develops and maintains a comprehensive operating systems hardware and software configuration database/library of all supporting documentation. •Performs architecture of new systems and technologies. •Maintains and increases technical knowledge by attending workshops and participating in Professional development activities. •Performs other duties as assigned or apparent Knowledge Skills & Abilities •Knowledge and proven skill with large, complex database environments required. Additionally, a significant knowledge and proficient skill with hardware required for connectivity and installation operations as described above. •Highest level of knowledge and proven skill with network technologies required. Additionally, knowledge and skill with two or more of the following as described above: Active Directory, Exchange, VMWare, Solaris Containers (virtualization), Messaging, Antivirus, Citrix, Web Services, or SAN. •Must posses the ability to communicate well with others to perform work in a team environment, direct and act as a resource for less experienced systems administrators as described above. •A thorough knowledge of documentation and communication software necessary to maintain and communicate information as described above. •Acts as a team leader to direct the work of others, assign personnel to various projects, and evaluate the work performed. Provides direction and guidance to lesser-experienced systems administration staff to assist them in their role and understanding of complex systems administration. •Ensures that long-term requirements of systems operations and administration are included in the overall information systems planning of the organization. •Performs highly complex software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages. •Directs personnel actions, including recruiting, new hire actions, interviewing and selection of staff, reviews, and salary determinations. •Implements operating system enhancements that will improve the reliability and performance of the system. •Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels. Basic Qualifications • A Bachelor's degree in a related field, or an equivalent combination of formal education and directly related experience, is required. •A minimum of 5 - 7 years experience working in LINUX, UNIX and TCP/IP environments, and/or Windows required. Additional Qualifications •Must have the ability to be on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the event that services are required. • Experience with the supervision or direction of other systems administration staff preferred.




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