Infrastructure Operations Engineer

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2020-04-01 19:00:50

Job location Iselin, New Jersey, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Engineering

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Job description

The Infrastructure Operations Engineer I is responsible for monitoring, remediating and reporting of multiple different Infrastructure items. The main technologies include compute, storage and visualization (server and desktop). This person will work closely with the internal team and other automation, monitoring and ticketing teams.

Major Responsibilities:

Responsible to perform daily health checks of core infrastructure components with remediation or escalation to other team members
Work with monitoring team to ensure that all alerts are accurate and have applicable workflows/runbooks
Work with management to create reports and dashboards
Responsible to create automation from workflows and modify adjust automation as needed
Responsible for resource allocation to virtual machines and storage infrastructure
Responsible for patching of all the Microsoft systems, and ensure we follow IT standards and security policies
Manage the Virtualization/Storage/Compute Support queue, and deal with escalations from both internal and external teams and act as subject matter expert in VMware, NetApp and Cisco UCS
Receive and respond to incoming calls, pages, and/or e-mails regarding all technologies
Responsible for automating manual tasks using new or existing tool sets
Responsible to ensure all regulated items like SOX backups are successful and in working order
Perform root cause analysis for production incidents.
Promote a DevOps culture within the company. Driving automation and a root cause culture to improve our overall environment
Keep system documentation and playbooks up to date and accurate
Developing tools and processes to improve the overall user experience
Triage security exceptions with security team

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field
2+ years relevant work experience
Certifications in VMware, Cisco UCS and/or NetApp
High level Scripting in multiple languages to be able to create and debug scripts to perform job functions. Automation experience in at least one configuration management and deployment tools such as Puppet or Ansible
Strong fundamental knowledge of supporting technologies, including Network, Hardware, Virtualization and other enterprise software
Ability to prioritize and effectively manage multiple tasks
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must work well in a high-pressure environment and keep cool under stress.
Must be a self-starter and able to follow-up from issue to resolution.

VMware Suite including:
vSphere (vcenter and esxi)
vRealize Suite
NetApp Suite:
Data OnTap 9.x
OnCommand Insight
Cloud Volumes (Azure)
Cisco UCS
Tools to monitor system performance
MS office suite
Trading applications
PowerShell scripting

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