Senior Systems Engineer (Linux)
Company: Symmetry Corp
Posted on: January 15, 2019
The Symmetry Senior Systems Engineer is responsible for research, architecture, design, installation, integration, support and optimization on a wide variety of technologies as a part of the information technology infrastructure and application environment. Designs and implements high performing, highly available systems to meet the customers functional and cost requirements as defined in the service level and/or operation level agreements. Participates and often leads work on new project installations, system/infrastructure upgrades and system/infrastructure performance management. Participates in project leadership by documenting system scope and defining implementation procedures. Documents and drives best practices throughout the system. Solves complex problems, given the limitations of resource, process and technology. This role also requires more advanced level of skill in the following areas: judgment, direction setting, and decision making. The Senior Engineer level of employee is self-starting and self-motivated as the individual is expected to be able to identify, trouble shoot, and resolve issues independently. Also, the individual is expected to reserve time to research technology, and advise others (internally and externally) of opportunities to enhance solutions/products provided by Symmetry. Duties Provide primary technical and maintenance support for Linux, Windows, UNIX, Virtualization Technologies, Intel hardware and software. Additional areas of understanding include: Database Technologies, SQL, MS Exchange, FTP, DNS/DHCP server hardware and software. Administer remote access and disaster recovery systems (SSL, VPN, Backup Solutions, etc.) Understand LAN/WAN technologies: hardware and software (VLANS, CISCO and Juniper switches/routers, etc.) Conduct server and system set-ups and configuration designs Determine if requests for installation of new software/hardware fit system capabilities Analyze trends in order to see gaps in training or preventative maintenance needs Supervise sub-contractors and coordinates the addition, removal, and movement of equipment and data-cabling Provide internal and external end-user support Exercise independent judgment and decision-making ability for the aforementioned Work schedule as established by supervisor to accommodate business hours and project services Submit reports as directed by management Perform other duties as may be assigned by management Requirements/Qualifications College degree or equivalent experience preferably in Computer Science or MIS Minimum of 7 years of experience with Intel platforms including a combination of the following: Windows Server Administration, UNIX Administration, MS Exchange Server Administration, LINUX Administration, Telecommunications Administration, Local Area Networks (LAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN), and Storage Area Networks Ability to troubleshoot servers and infrastructure equipment Ability to assess networking requirements and provide solutions Ability to make accurate and independent decisions under pressure Experience with a customer service oriented company Excellent organizational, interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills Ability to perform comfortably in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented work environment Ability to successfully execute many complex tasks simultaneously Ability to work as a team-member, as well as independently Compensation Commensurate with experience and performance Apply Please send resume and cover letter including salary requirements to our HR Department at: sym-hrsymmetrycorp.com Symmetry Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Symmetry Corporation performs pre-employment background screening of all qualified candidates. Symmetry does not take part in the sponsorships of VISA.
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