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Systems Engineer Principal-Infrastructure

Atlanta, GA 30303
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In addition, they provide technical guidance to more junior Systems Engineers.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E40% - Strategy \u0026 Planning: \u003Cbr /\u003E Researches and analyzes business trends and behavioral data to identify opportunities for improvements and new initiatives \u003Cbr /\u003E Leads the evaluation, development, and recommendation of specific technology products and platforms to provide cost-effective solutions that meet business and technology requirements \u003Cbr /\u003E Researches and designs best fit infrastructure, network, database, and security architectures for products \u003Cbr /\u003E Guides the proactive creation and maintenance of tools for monitoring and support \u003Cbr /\u003E Leads project budgeting, planning, and management across multiple efforts and teams \u003Cbr /\u003E Develops and delivers formal training courses \u003Cbr /\u003E Visits with operational units (e.g., warehouses, stores, data centers) to understand needs and build relationships \u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E 20% - Delivery \u0026 Execution: \u003Cbr /\u003E Guides configuration, debugging, and support for infrastructure \u003Cbr /\u003E Documents, reviews and ensures that all quality and change control standards are met \u003Cbr /\u003E Guides field and corporate roll-outs of technology \u003Cbr /\u003E Guides the stand up of necessary system software, hardware, and equipment (physical or virtual) to meet changing infrastructure needs \u003Cbr /\u003E Creates and optimizes specifications for complex technology solutions \u003Cbr /\u003E Produces and manages purchase requests for hardware and software \u003Cbr /\u003ECreates technical white papers and thought leadership \u003Cbr /\u003E Creates and enforces process standards \u003Cbr /\u003E Leads disaster recovery planning and engineering efforts \u003Cbr /\u003E Collaborates with other leaders to drive build versus buy decisions with regard to technology \u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E 30% - Support \u0026 Enablement: \u003Cbr /\u003E Collaborates with product and project teams to understand needs and enable them with infrastructure \u003Cbr /\u003E Guides technology architecture design review efforts for project and product teams \u003Cbr /\u003E Leverages tooling and custom applications to monitor the operational status of applications, infrastructure, networks, databases and security; optimizes and tunes performance as appropriate \u003Cbr /\u003E Guides root cause analysis, debugging, support, and post-mortem analysis for security incidents and service interruptions \u003Cbr /\u003E Guides maintenance, upgrades, and support for existing systems and infrastructure to ensure operational stability \u003Cbr /\u003E Acts as a vendor relationship manager \u003Cbr /\u003E Guides the production of in-house documentation around solutions \u003Cbr /\u003E Monitors tools and proactively helps teams struggling with systems issues \u003Cbr /\u003E Provides application support for software running in production \u003Cbr /\u003E Guides the creation of scripts and tools that drive automation and enable product teams and end users to move towards self service \u003Cbr /\u003E Acts as a mentor to more junior Systems Engineers \u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E 10% - Learning: \u003Cbr /\u003E Keeps abreast of innovations and industry trends as well as changes to internal systems and determines how they impacts tools, training, and support necessary to keep systems up, running, and secure \u003Cbr /\u003E Participates in and contributes to learning activities around modern systems engineering core practices (communities of practice) \u003Cbr /\u003E Leads learning efforts inside the organization focused on systems engineering \u003Cbr /\u003E Proactively views articles, tutorials, and videos to learn about new technologies and best practices being used within other technology organizations\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E NATURE AND SCOPE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Typically reports to the Systems Engineer Manager or Sr. Manager, Technology Director or Sr. Director.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Environment: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ETravel: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time\u003C/span\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cspan id=\u0022x_Field_REQ_ESSENTIALFUNC_332\u0022 class=\u0022x_wgt-TextWidget x_PopupAutoCommit x_wgt-input\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Must be eighteen years of age or older. Must be legally permitted to work in the United States. \u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E Additional Minimum Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Must be legally permitted to work in the United States \u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E Education Required:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor\u0027s degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job. \u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E Years of Relevant Work Experience: \u003C/strong\u003E6 years\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E Physical Requirements:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E 6-8 years of relevant work experience Professional experience in all areas of Systems Engineering - Infrastructure, Network , Database, and Security; proficiency in at least 2 areas and mastery of at least 1 Mastery of working as part of a collaborative, cross-functional, modern engineering team Proficiency in infrastructure, network, database, or security troubleshooting and remediation; experience with at least one other Proficiency in installing and upgrading applications or databases and performing system maintenance Proficiency in networking, system and hardware design and architecture, DBMS concepts, SQL programming, and client server concepts Mastery of debuggers, runtime analysis, library systems, compiled programming, and software update tools Mastery of complex system and environment analysis, design, and optimization Experience with system and software deployment automation Proficiency in object oriented programming languages (preferably Java), distributed computing environments, and code reviews Experience with middleware design and development Proficiency in system security design and management Proficiency in disaster recovery planning and engineering Proficiency in monitoring the operational status and performance of, and configuring as well as tuning, systems, networks, or databases Proficiency in operating system commands and utilities as well as scripting Proficiency in working with cloud platforms such as GCP and Azure Proficiency in supporting a 24x7 retail operation \u003Cstrong\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies: \u003C/strong\u003EAction Oriented: Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm Business Insight: Applying knowledge of business and the marketplace to advance the organization s goals Collaborates: Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives Communicates Effectively: Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences Cultivates Innovation: Creating new and better ways for the organization to be successful Drives Results: Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances Global Perspective: Taking a broad view when approaching issues; using a global lens Interpersonal Savvy: Relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people Manages Ambiguity: Operating effectively, even when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear Manages Complexity: Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems Nimble Learning: Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder. Optimizes Work Processes: Knowing the most effective and efficient processes to get things done, with a focus on continuous improvement Self-Development: Actively seeing new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels Situational Adaptability: Adapting approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations\u003C/span\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/div\u003E
Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-07-19
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