Engineer - Systems
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Engineer - Systems
Ref No.: 18-06574
Location: Rolling Meadows, Illinois
Job Title: Systems Engineer
Location: Rolling Meadows, IL
Duration: 1 year and above

Job Description:
  • Candidate will be responsible for the operations and support of server/infrastructure environments at both AWS and on-premise data centers.
  • Candidate will have a broad knowledge of Microsoft, VMWare and AWS technologies
  • This individual performs all tasks associated with supporting storage, virtualization, and server systems including standardization, software distribution, break/fix troubleshooting, patching, and inventory management.
  • Create and implement standards and best practices for AWS cloud infrastructure
  • Create cloud migration paths to AWS for existing systems at data centers
  • Contribute to discussions with software developers to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment, security, and high availability
  • Assist with designing, deploying, and managing automations for our cloud-based systems
  • Configure and manage system monitoring for our data center and cloud environments
  • Deploy patches to servers (Windows, Linux)
  • Work with DBA team to provide support for Oracle and MSSQL systems
  • Participate in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within IT operations
  • Provision storage and present LUN's to servers in AWS (Zadara) and on-premise data center (HPE 3par)
  • Create backup policies, monitor backups, and create backups for servers, and understand RPO and RTO with relation to disaster recovery
  • Minimum 5 years Windows Server experience in an enterprise environment (Server 2003, 2008, 2008R2, 2012, 2012R2, 2016)
  • Strong working knowledge of Linux systems
  • Minimum 1 year experience with AWS (EC2, RDS, S3, Route 53, VPC, ELB, auto scaling, IAM)
  • Minimum 3 years experience VMware 5.x, 6.x
  • Minimum 3 years experience with Microsoft Active Directory

Additional Information:
Experience with scripting tools/languages for automation and configuration management (PowerShell, VBScript, Python, Terraform, CloudFormation) Systems, performance, and application monitoring (AWS CloudWatch, Manage Engine Application Manager)