Full Job Description
As a Site Reliability Engineer in the Zonar Systems product delivery organization, you are expected to be able to manage day to day server/database/network software and hardware maintenance, as well keep the network server environment and topology up to date with current technology through available software and systems and utilization of long term planning strategies. We are a growing company with continuing demands to establish and enhance our on premise and cloud based solutions to meet the business needs of our customers. Our primary platform is based on Open Source and included CentOS, Postgres, Cassandra and related systems for usability, scalability, stability and security.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Develop, enforce and maintain current system policies
Lead and coordinate with multiple departments on implementation or transition of essential business platforms such as server migrations or upgrades
Maintain current servers to industry standard levels of fault tolerance
Monitor backup solutions and prepare emergency policies for data retention
Work with business system team members to coordinate optimal usage of resources per essential demand in the corporate environment
Create and keep documentation up to date for existing and planned network setup such as router configurations, planned server obsolescence, server system rotation during server hardware upgrades, etc.
Proactively search for ways to enhance and deliver existing solutions for business needs
Assist as needed on Help Desk support issues that come up – both due to needs of additional skill requirements and help managing general queued support
WHAT YOU WILL BRING TO THE TEAM
2-5 years equivalent system administration, database or network experience
BA or BS in CS/IT related field, preferred
Good written and verbal communication skills
Good people and presentation skills
Ability to set goals and achieve scheduled deadlines
Attention to detail
A passion for automation and constant improvement
A willingness to constantly learn new technology and push your boundaries.
Ability to work with little or no supervision
Technically proficient in performing job related responsibilities
Experience in creating and managing industry standard documentation for systems/databases/networks
Experience with support of end users
Experience training end users preferred
**Working Conditions: Standard work week is 40 hours, this can fluctuate depending on project and support workload. Need to be available at a set rotating schedule for emergency IT failures.
Founded in 2001, Zonar has pioneered smart fleet management technology by providing innovative technology that has changed fleet operations in the vocational, pupil and commercial trucking industries. With a unique focus on this field, the Company offers a complete suite of solutions and specialized platforms for our customers in multiple markets. Our patented, awardwinning technology keeps fleet owners and managers connected to their fleets and drivers to dispatchers. Zonar has a proven history of continuous innovation on behalf of our customers, providing products that efficiently and easily track commercial fleets and assets, streamline reporting and significantly increasing safety while saving cost. Leveraging a portfolio of 150+ patents, we are building upon these data and related analytics services to create the next generation of software and services for the 15M target customers in the US alone.
Headquartered in Seattle and majority-owned by technology company Continental, Zonar also has a Technology Development Center in downtown Seattle, a regional office in Cincinnati, and a distribution center outside of Atlanta. Our culture is based on ingenuity, leadership, teamwork, excellence, passion, integrity, and fun! Our company has grown to over 350 employees who are goal-oriented and fast-paced, but understand the importance of having a healthy work life balance. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a fast-paced, growing, innovative company, make a big impact on a rapidly evolving space, and have fun along the way!