The Sr. Systems Engineer will provide expertise in designing, implementing, and maintaining systems and datacenter technologies in a complex working environment. A thorough understanding of Windows, Linux, storage, and virtualization technologies and administration is essential. Support critical services and systems in a large production environment.
Evaluates current systems environments, conducts research, recommends, and implements innovative systems technology that can enhance the reliability, security, productivity, and agility of the IT infrastructure
Accountable for the measurement, tracking and improvement of Service Levels for all aspects of Data Center operations to include day-to-day administration, operations, and execution of the annual disaster recovery plan
Perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization, configure CPU, memory, and disk partitions as required.
Install new and rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements.
Designs, implements, configures, and manages supported technologies, products, and services.
Adopts and follows best practices and develops procedures where appropriate.
Monitors and proactively manages supported products and services to assure their performance, availability, security, and capacity.
Diagnoses, isolates, and resolves problems with supported technologies, products, and services. Identifies and performs documented root cause analysis.
Researches, analyzes, and formulates recommendations regarding technologies, products, and solutions to fulfill requirements within the enterprise.
Communicates with software and hardware vendors, technical support, and engineering
Analyzes and estimates feasibility, costs, time, and work effort needed to design and implement moderately complex technical solutions.
Participate and manage key infrastructure projects as an individual, with the team members of the department, and with Epson’s business groups.
Provides coaching and guidance to junior engineers
Proven ability to perform day to day activities including, but not limited to supporting the Epson infrastructure by resolving trouble tickets and handling server infrastructure requests based upon the needs of the business.
The candidate will show an aptitude to not only resolve issues, but also take a proactive approach to implementing long term solutions.
Required Skills and Experience
Minimum of 10 years of experience in architecture, support, and administration of computing systems environment, server environment and databases.
Certifications such as MCSE, MCSA, MCP
Solid working knowledge of SAN and NAS technology and VMWare
Experience with cloud-based storage and compute (AWS and Azure)
Window systems administration – Active directory, office365
Experience with Powershell scripting
Experience with SQL Server and Oracle database, NetApp, and Windows & Linux servers
Experience with Veeam preferred
D - Completion of an undergraduate program or equivalent experience (B.A. or B.S.).
Travel - N10
Epson America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability and protected veteran status, as well as any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.