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Senior Systems Engineer

Cox Automotive
Atlanta, GA 30303
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*Primary Location: *3003 Summit Blvd, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Automotive
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *No
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *202101627
*Job Summary:*

The *Senior Systems Engineer* is responsible for designing, implementing, tuning, optimizing, troubleshooting and the general administration of storage/backup systems to support the technical capabilities of Cox Automotive. The individual works closely with customers to gather and understand the requirements and configure systems to ensure the companys needs are met. The engineer performs system installations, resolves incidents, performs security and data analysis, and analyzes system space and performance capacity. The engineer takes the lead to research and provide solutions to complex problems. The individual must be able to work with minimal to no supervision on multiple concurrent complex projects and be able to coordinate work of others. The engineer must possess excellent troubleshooting skills, in- depth knowledge and attention to detail. The engineer must work effectively using excellent communication skills, both with team members and business contacts. The Engineer must be able to work collaboratively with other infrastructure groups.

*Primary Responsibilities:*

* Engineer should be detail oriented and must be able to think independently; exhibit a high level of initiative and self-confidence along with strong verbal and written communication skills; demonstrate excellent time management skills.

* Participate in the design and implementation of new or changing systems based on customer needs and internal guidelines.

* Define and evaluate integration strategies and architecture enhancements to meet mission objectives/needs. Develops detailed technical plans to guide development and integration activities

* Respond to trouble tickets from the Service Desk automated trouble ticketing system

* Perform Ad Hoc Backups as well as schedule and monitor automated backs and oversee data replication

* Responsible for disaster recovery, backup, and recovery functions, including providing training and guidance for other system engineers on basic backup & restore functions

* The ability to troubleshoot and resolve system issues leading to failed Backups

* Working experience with VMware vSphere/vCenter

* Working experience with SQL cluster servers

* Working experience with Windows/Linux servers

* Experience in Avamar & Data Domain Backup technologies design, implementation and administration and management including DDBoost

* Working knowledge of DPA report

* Perform Avamar/DDOS code upgrades & patching

* Share knowledge by effectively documenting work and processes.

* Stay current on new technology and methodologies in area of expertise.

* Develop and maintain a thorough knowledge of assigned support areas.

* Work with the team to ensure the quality of implementations.

* Proactively generate solutions for managing a large system base.

* Conducts requirement analysis.

* Respond quickly and effectively to production issues and take responsibility for seeing those issues through resolution.

* Participate in problem solving and troubleshooting for assigned areas.

* Manage and address trouble tickets as assigned.

* Easily adjusts to changing priorities or projects

* Maintains a calm, professional tone when consulting with customers

* Develops technology plans and road maps for migration of systems and the development/analysis of recommendations for upgrades and enhancements to the existing storage infrastructure.

* Proactively seeks out new training initiatives and alternative ways that can expand ones technical knowledge.

* Provide weekly status for all projects and tasks.

* Participate in on-call rotation of 24x7 support and be flexible in availability as needed.

* Mentor less experienced Engineers.

Qualifications: *Required Knowledge, Experience & Education:*

* Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience

* Experience working with Avamar/DataDomain

* 5+ years of experience in Information Technology related field

* 5+ years of experience in NetApp 7-Mode and CDOT Administration in large enterprise environment

* Extensive knowledge of NFS, CIFS and iSCSI protocols on NetApp storage running Data ONTAP

*Perferred Qualifications: *

* NetApp Cluster-Mode Administration experience

* Netapp Storage Grid

* EMC experience

* 3PAR experience

* DataDomain Cloud Tier

* DataDomain Administration

* Avamar Grid Administration

* Dell PPDM (Power Protect)

* Experience with NetApp administration tools - DFM, OnCommand (SANScreen) and Performance Advisor

* Experience with various server administration, including UNIX/Linux and Microsoft Windows

* Experience with NetApp SnapCenter

* UNIX Shell and/or PowerShell scripting experience

* Working knowledge with Service NOW is a plus

* Knowledge of data center networking infrastructure

Who We Are
*About Cox Automotive*
Theres nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, [visit our benefits page](http://jobs.coxenterprises.com/life-at-cox/benefits/).
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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