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Senior Systems Cloud Engineer in Rollingwood, TX at EZCORP

Date Posted: 8/7/2019

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Career Description



The Sr. System Engineer is responsible for the design and implement of reliable, stable and secure enterprise infrastructure solutions that facilitate key business services and applications. The expectation, visibility and accountability for this role will be held to a very high standard. The individual must be highly-technical with a proven track record for delivering quality solutions in a variety of infrastructure disciplines, including: storage, virtualization, distributed and cross-platform computing, messaging, collaboration, business continuity, application and system performance analysis, and disaster recovery.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Extensive Cloud migration effort and Cloud/hybrid architecture
  • Service delivery, upgrade lifecycle and Tier III support for the following core infrastructure services or applications: Cloud-based applications, SaaS services, mobile apps, Enterprise SANNAS, Disaster Recovery setup, payment systems, support for SQL Server DB and network engineers in problem solving.

Critical and Essential Tasks:

  • Collaborate with other senior engineers, software development teams and with IT leadership to capture requirements, provide relevant feedback, analyze gaps and design service solutions that ensure the very best in quality, performance and reliability.
  • Customer transaction and processing backend systems (Database Tier, Middle Tier and auxiliary services), Active Directory Core Services, SSO, OAuth2, Microsoft Office 365, Compliance and eDiscovery, Data Protection (archiving, backup, encryption) and Performance Management
  • Install, Configure, Test, Maintain, Monitor and Troubleshoot server software across hybrid Cloud and pure Cloud platforms, including IaaS, PaaS and SaaS.
  • Perform on-site analysis, diagnosis and repair of complex infrastructure problems. Recommend, document and implement corrective actions for permanent issue resolution.
  • Perform ongoing and on-demand capacity analysis for all critical services
  • Participation in a 24x7 on-call rotation and off hour’s maintenance windows
  • Lead various team members from a systems level and make progress in spite of hurdles

Career Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the critical tasks listed above satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the critical tasks.

  • 7-9 years of hands-on relevant experience, including 3+ years on Cloud based systems
  • Expert-level technical knowledge as it relates to Cloud-based architectures, including IaaS & SaaS, for optimal and secure application performance.
  • Demonstrated experience designing and securing large-scale, multi-tier system and application deployments in collaboration with development and network engineering teams.
  • Experience with SaaS services such as Office 365 and SharePoint.
  • Experience with automation tools such as Puppet, Ansible or Chef and Python.
  • Demonstrated technical knowledge as it relates to core infrastructure softwareservice solutions, for example: Identity management, Active Directory Services, Authentication & Authorization.
  • Demonstrates strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of project planning and management skills.
  • Ability to effectively self-prioritize and deliver the right solution in a high pressure environment.
  • Knowledge with enterprise security around Cloud/hybrid platforms is a plus
  • Experience in Cloud migration efforts involving Dell Server, Cisco UCS, EMC Clarion SAN, EMC VNX Unified Storage, Dell EqualLogic, SharePoint, EMC Recoverpoint, Commvault is a plus.

Education and Certification Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree Computer Science, or equivalent experience in a senior technical role.
  • Industry Recognized Certifications preferred: CompTIA, Linux+, AWS, Oracle etc