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Senior Systems Engineer

Midwest Cloud Computing Omaha, NE
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Job Description

The Senior Systems Engineer will be a member of our cloud services team. This individual will be responsible for managing the web services infrastructure and coordinate the deployment of our web based CRM platform.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design, implement, troubleshoot, analyze and maintain the web Infrastructure of cloud hosted environments
  • Identify, research, and resolve technical problems Level 3 support for problems identified in the cloud web environment
  • Participate in after-hours upgrades, troubleshooting and/or on-call availability as needed
  • Customer Service response for customers regarding performance, connectivity and configuration issues
  • Automate administration tasks via bash and PowerShell scripting
  • Configure, test and maintain data center systems including Windows, Linux, Progress Rollbase and other satellite applications
  • Proactively monitor web system performance
  • Monitor and manage application and databases at remote data center
  • Ensure supported systems are highly reliable, secure, and performing at acceptable levels
  • Perform daily monitoring of server resources, application logs, scheduled tasks, and backups/restores
  • Create and Maintain comprehensive documentation as it relates to the data center, server, network, application and configurations
  • Interface with third party vendors

Desired Skills

  • Operating Systems – Linux/UNIX Administration, Microsoft Windows
  • Web Services - IIS & Apache Tomcat
  • Linux/Unix shell scripting
  • NOC/Data Center Operations
  • Cloud/SaaS Administration
  • ITIL Best Practices
  • Virtualization VMware vSphere Administration
  • Amazon Web Services AWS - Administration
  • Firewalls and Load Balancers
  • Microservices – Docker, Kubernetes a plus
  • Progress Rollbase Administration a plus

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • 5-7 years of web server administration, system administration, network design, database and VMware experience
  • Work effectively as an individual or a team member
  • Ability to prioritize existing projects while working to provide Level 3 support
  • Effectively utilize tools to resolve issues and escalate appropriately
  • Excellent time management, organization and documentation skills
  • Experience with Database Administration – monitoring, maintenance, replication
  • Proven background or providing excellent customer service.
  • Able to provide on-call system support, including nights and weekends

Work Environment & Physical Demands:

Normal office environment with use of computers and telephone systems; no unusual physical demands.

Benefits include a wellness program with incentives, casual dress, education assistance, holidays, and Paid Time Off just to name a few. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Job Details

Date Posted August 12, 2018
Date Closes September 11, 2018
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
SOC Category 15-1032.00 Computer Systems Engineers / Architects
Zipcode 68144

This job requires the following skills

  • Network Infrastructure
  • Cloud Servers
  • Cloud Storage
  • Active Directory
  • Active Directory User Provisioning
  • Apache Web Server
  • Backup Systems
  • Linux-VServer
  • Server / Storage Administration
  • Tomcat
  • Virtual Storage
  • Virtualization
  • VMware

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