The Information Technology Engineer II is a strategic position providing the highest level of technical skill and expertise in Server Engineering as well as a tactical position involved with the execution of Server operations.The Information Technology Engineer II is responsible for developing and maintaining the enterprise architecture, perform analyses and make recommendations relating to technical, systems and process solution architectures, migration strategies, and IT investment strategies. Responsibilities include managing technology and data architectures, developing data administration and project management standards, defining the enterprise architecture, best practices and ensuring availability and quality of information of all enterprise systems. The Information Technology Engineer II will provide a framework for stabilizing IT solutions across the enterprise to achieve economies of scale along with reduced, predictable costs for those services and more responsive support for business development.
Day to day activities include, analysis, design, development, implementation, support and documentation functions for hardware and applications utilized within the Microsoft environment to include all aspects of system monitoring, system administration, performance tuning, documentation, installation and troubleshooting any issues related to the above technologies. The position also works as part of a cross-functional team that deals with the full spectrum of technology and will fulfill the role of third level support for storage technologies, providing training and direction to other technical staff that perform the bulk of the first and second level support tasks.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or related field or equivalent experience (8 years) required
Extensive expert technical knowledge of HP Server hardware subsystems
Expert knowledge of industry practices and technical systems and a solid understanding of the potential user of technology solutions in a business environment
Must have expert knowledge and troubleshooting skills of core Windows components such as Directory Services, LAN/WAN Protocols, Infrastructure services and Internet Information Services
Develop and maintain the enterprise Windows architecture strategy and associated reference architectures that are aligned with the enterprise objectives and initiatives and the overall technical strategy with respect to budget, functionality, performance, scalability, reliability, realistic implementation schedules and adherence to architectural goals and principles
Expert knowledge architecting and administering High Availability clustering application based servers solutions
Expert knowledge using group polices and Windows shell scripting in meeting automation, configuration management and audit requirements
Extensive background with RAID systems, Windows and Windows Services configurations Linux and Linux Services configurations, Windows Media Services, Antivirus, E-mail systems, network transports and Backup software/hardware
Expert understanding of maintaining server deployment software, configuration management software and advanced recovery of systems
ITIL experience working with incident and problem management
Experience with one or more of the following models is desired:
HP Proliant and Blade Servers
Network switches, SAN, NAS, database, VMware and Cisco solutions
Alteris, HP Rapid Deployment Provisioning, HP Openview, VMware ESX
Operating Systems – Windows Server, Enterprise, and Data Center, Red and Suse Linux Enterprise
Web Blob, Hyperspace web, interconnect, Kuiper, Hyperspace, System pulse, BCA, Care everywhere, Mychart, BCA Web, EPS, and FIPS
A total of eight (8) years of experience in large corporate systems environment with a wide variety of Information Management systems, networks and technologies required
Minimum of five (5) years of experience in enterprise server administrator/engineering/architect role.
Prior experience in a health care systems environment is a plus
One or more of the following certifications required:
Hyperspace, Interconnect, Web Blob, Hyperspace Web, Mychart
One or more of the following storage networking certifications required:
oMCSE, MCT, LPI I, LPI II, HP ASE, Redhat RCHE, VMware VCP
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