We re on the hunt for an experienced Systems, Sr. Engineer who ranks in the top quartile among their peers. Someone who has a highly competitive and entrepreneurial mindset that is wired with a team-first attitude, has no problem rolling up their sleeves to execute their missions, and can modulate between leading and following as needed. You will serve as the Systems, Sr. Engineer.
What You ll Be Doing
Are you an experienced Windows Administrator? We run a hybrid stack encompassing both Microsoft & Linux and we're looking for a Windows Admin (bonus for cross-OS knowledge). At Solera, we believe in providing clarity and focus to what our employees are responsible for their mission. The 80 s, as we call them at Solera, are the employee s priorities associated with their role or mission. The mission 80 s for this role, are:
Support the SaaS infrastructure (RH Linux, Windows Server, VMware, Cisco) in a 24/7 high-availability environment.
Support the Corporate infrastructure (Cisco, VMware, Active Directory) for internal users
Provide tier 3 support for Developers and Application Support
Additional responsibilities of the role include:
Responsible for maintaining our 24x7x365Software-as-a-Serviceplatform, including Production, Dev/QA, and Disaster Recovery environments
Configure and tune SaaS infrastructure for performance and availability
Monitor systems and plan for future capacity and scaling
Participate in architectural and design efforts for systems and application platforms
Provide escalation point for customer-based Application Support issues
Provide Information Protection management, including backups and replication administration
Create and maintain documentation on processes and procedures.
Participate in an on-call rotation
Implement key automation tools for streamlining workflow and systems management
Work collaboratively with development, QA and other administrators to develop and implement improved deployment practices.
Work with the Business Continuity Team to refine and test disaster recovery systems and procedures.
Are You Qualified?
5+ years of Windows Server administration in large environments supporting highly available, customer-facing services
Experience supporting Windows 7, Windows 10 and Windows Servers (PowerShell is a plus)
Hands on experience with Configuration Management platforms such as Puppet (preferred) and Chef
Experience with SNMP monitoring using tools similar to Cacti, Nagios (preferred), or Groundwork
In depth knowledge of iSCSI-based storage area networks
Virtual Infrastructure experience including its maintenance (VMware preferred)
Understanding Citrix load balancers and CISCO UCS technologies a plus
Must be a self-starter with the ability to multitask, work independently, as well as positively participate on a team
Experience supporting 24x7 critical systems in B2B and B2C
Experience working in agile environment with frequent software releases is desired
We believe that offices should be destinations where people want to be places where people want to work, play and, collaborate. That is why we spend a lot of time on enhancing our workspaces. Solera s work environments are intersections of the old and the new of the past, present, and future. They are spaces designed to stimulate creative thinking, innovation, and cross-functional collaboration.
We also embrace wellness. Whether it is our onsite or offsite workout centers, nutritional meals and beverages, or endless snacks for focus and energy. This wellness plan is our commitment to healthy living, which spans across our office environments.