Senior Systems Engineer

Senior Systems Engineer

What you'll do

We are seeking a Senior Systems Engineer professional in our Sunnyvale, CA office.

Duties: Manage projects and support the systems core infrastructure, Solaris, Linux and Windows Operating Systems running both on Physical and Virtual Servers, Private Cloud with System Hardening skills in a mission-critical, 24/7 ecommerce environment. Troubleshoot issues, perform root cause analysis, and implement long-term solutions for failure point. Be a strong technical implementer and team member. Articulate technical topics (e.g. process scheduling, disk and file system I/O, kernel internals, TCP/IP communications at all levels). Work in high-pressured but highly structured, customer oriented environment. Comprehend, analyze and research problems of a complex nature, make judgment decisions and recommendations as to their solution handle on-call rotation.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum education and experience required: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering (Any), or related field and 5 years of experience supporting a system’s core infrastructure.

Skills required: Experience managing systems via an automated configuration management system such as Chef, Puppet, SCCM. Systems engineering experience. Experience with programming languages like PowerShell, VBScript, WMI Script, Python. Experience with scripting in Python to automate daily Linux environment operations. Demonstrated knowledge of Linux and Windows clustering. Experience with Windows server patch management using SCCM, WSUS and Linux server patching using Yum and Apt-get. Experience with ITIL based ticketing system and change management. Large-scale multi-tiered system deployment experience. Employer will accept any amount of experience with the required skills.

Wal-Mart is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Preferred Qualifications

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