Infrastructure Operations Engineer

29 Jul 2022

Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for an Infrastructure Operations Engineer for a Contract assignment with one of our premier Financial Services clients in Iselin, NJ. Candidate MUST be local to NYC or NJ Hybrid schedule 2/3 Days onsite The Infrastructure Operations Engineer will be responsible for monitoring key infrastructure items, remediating incidents and escalating to the proper team where necessary, reporting on key risk indicators and providing suggestions for improvements. The primary technologies to be focused on include compute, storage, backups, and virtualization. Responsibilities :

  • Perform daily health checks of core infrastructure components with possible remediation or escalation to other team members
  • Work with the monitoring team to ensure that all alerts are accurate and have applicable workflows/run books
  • Collaborate with management to create reports and dashboards (specific to team responsibilities)
  • Develop automation from workflows and modify as needed
  • Monitor and action resource allocation requests for virtual machines and storage infrastructure
  • Patch systems and ensuring we follow IT standards and security policies
  • Manage the team's task queue and deal with escalations from both internal and external teams
  • Automate manual tasks using new or existing tool sets Review daily backup reports and ensure all regulated items, such as SOX backups, are successful and in working order
  • Perform root cause analysis for production incidents
  • Promote a DevOps culture by driving automation and a root cause culture to improve our overall environment
  • Maintain system documentation and ensure playbooks up to date and accurate
  • Develop tools and processes to improve the overall user experience
  • Triage security exceptions with security team
Required Skills :
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field
  • 2+ years relevant work experience
  • Strong fundamental knowledge of supporting technologies, including network, hardware, virtualization, and other enterprise software
  • Certifications in VMware, Cisco UCS and/or NetApp Scripting knowledge to facilitate automation
  • Knowledge in IT Service Management core concepts
  • Ability to prioritize and effectively manage multiple tasks
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills Must be a self-starter and able to follow-up from issue to resolution.
  • Cisco UCS / HP (rack mount, blade center and moonshot) / Dell / Nutanix SAN / NAS technologies (NetApp, IBM, EMC, zoning) Rubrik / Commvault / NetBackup / Avamar / TSM Windows / Linux Lakeside OpsRamp
  • Tools to monitor system performance PowerShell scripting
  • VMware Suite including; vSphere (vcenter and esxi), Horizon, vRealize Suite, SRM
  • NetApp Suite: Data OnTap 9.x, OnCommand Insight, Cloud Volumes (Azure)
Preferred Skills :
  • ServiceNow experience is a plus
SGA is a technology and resource solutions provider driven to stand out. We are a women-owned business. Our mission: to solve big IT problems with a more personal, boutique approach. Each year, we match consultants like you to more than 1,000 engagements. When we say let's work better together, we mean it. You'll join a diverse team built on these core values: customer service, employee development, and quality and integrity in everything we do. Be yourself, love what you do and find your passion at work. Please find us at . EEO Employer: Race, Color, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Religion, National Origin, Disability, Veteran Status, Age, Marital Status, Pregnancy, Genetic Information, or Other Legally Protected Status.

  • ID: #44466645
  • State: New Jersey Iselin 08830 Iselin USA
  • City: Iselin
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Job type: Contract
  • Showed: 2022-07-29
  • Deadline: 2022-09-26
  • Category: Et cetera