Senior Systems Engineer

Delta Air Lines - Atlanta, GA (30+ days ago)4.2


Join Delta IT on our journey to becoming the best IT organization in the airline industry. We are on a journey of transformation, changing the way we do business from top to bottom. Here at Delta, we strive to create meaningful and innovative solutions and are looking for team members to help us realize our vision.

Delta IT employees are thinkers, doers, innovators. We are proactive. We are collaborative. We deliver impact to our customers. Join us on our transformation journey in becoming a world-class IT organization within the world's best airline!

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES IN THIS ROLE
Install, configure, test and maintain OS patches, application software patches, certificates, and system management tools
Manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure using Dynatrace, CMDB/Asset Management and other tools
Collaborate with system architects in planning and designing infrastructure changes and purchasing new hardware
Implement automated test scripts for application owners
Maintain security patches, backup, and redundancy
Proactively ensure the highest levels of system and infrastructure availability
Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement fixes

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? / WHAT EXPERIENCE DO YOU NEED?
BS/MS degree in Computer Science/Engineering
Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting Windows and Linux based environments
Familiar with security scanning software (e.g., Cylance, Nessus, OpenVAS)
Experience with virtual servers and tools (e.g., VMware, Virtual Box, etc.)
Experience with monitoring systems and tools (e.g., Dynatrace, AppDynamics, etc.)
Scripting skills (e.g., shell scripts, Python, Perl)
Networking knowledge of OSI network layers and TCP/IP

WHAT ELSE?
Experience with automation software (e.g., Puppet, cfengine, Chef, EggPlant)
Must have the ability to listen to customers and colleagues; convey ideas effectively; prepare written documentation
Proactive in nature with customer satisfaction as a primary goal
Delta Air Lines develops both strategic and tactical plans that create a safety-conscious environment resulting in employee safety and well-being.