Systems Engineer : VMware, Linux, Unix, Active Directory : Santa Monica, CA
3/6/2017 10:44:18 PM
Deep technical knowledge with hands-on experience of VMware virtual environments.
Deep understanding of infrastructure technologies, including servers, network, storage, etc.
Linux, Macintosh OS, UNIX, and Windows hardware server expertise with hands-on experience with two or more major vendors.
Experience configuring Windows 2008/2012 servers and Windows Active Directory.
Experience with backup and recovery solutions.
Experience with planning and testing disaster recovery and business continuity.
Technically knowledgeable and demonstrated experience establishing relationships with key vendors, including Apple, Cisco, Dell, EMC, Hewlett-Packard, Hitachi, and Microsoft.
Ability to define System Administration standards and procedures and expectations, as part of the deployment of new infrastructure services, systems and technologies. Understands continuous improvement practices including lean and six sigma.
Understands and follows good system administration protocols, practices and ensures consistent application of standards.
Deep understanding of current and emerging technology with the ability to advise on the appropriate adoption of technologies providing both tactical and strategic solutions. Ability and technical depth to recommend new or enhanced services, systems for maximum cost effectiveness, functionality and security.
Ability to lead medium to large infrastructure projects following good project management discipline and methodologies, providing direction to the project team, effectively communicating with project stakeholders, and driving projects to successful completion.
Consult with other members of Information Services and business partners on systems analysis as a trusted business partner.
Act as a resource for problem resolution, solving the most difficult and complicated technical problems in the field of expertise and owning the problem resolution process from start to finish.
Knowledge and application of quality assurance methodologies to infrastructure operations and experience meeting regulatory requirements of infrastructure implementations.
Experienced implementing and maintaining very secure computing environments.
Demonstrated partnering across Information Services to ensure the delivery of Insanely Great Customer Service to users.
Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with information technology professionals as well as very well educated researchers in various fields.
Perform daily operational duties as assigned, including help desk ticket resolution.
Bachelor's degree required. Preference for a degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Software Engineering, or similar technical field of study.