Senior Systems Engineer, IT Architecture

Prudential - Roseland, NJ3.9

The Global Business & Technology Solutions organization is looking for a world-class Systems Engineer to fill a vacancy within the Platform Engineering department. This team player will ensure that our infrastructures are designed to the highest standards. The candidate will become a member of a diverse team of information technologists engineering various components of Prudential’s technology landscape.

The ideal candidate will have an innovative mindset for new technical while continually evaluating the infrastructures effectiveness & security, develop technical direction, and upgrade initiatives. The candidate’s responsibilities include the following:

Develop cost effective technical engineering solutions that solve business challenges and improve processes; including developing tactical and strategic technical solutions that will address business requirements.
Work closely with key stakeholders to understand requirements and ensure the solutions developed meet these requirements.
Work as part of a project team to design new system solutions which includes, implementing proof-of-concepts and presenting with a marketing mindset.
Contribute to the design, development, and execution of system changes through the end-to-end testing lifecycle.
Develop capacity forecasts for managed environments that are proactive and prevent problems prior to outages.
Develop processes and procedures to ensure managed environments maintain the highest levels of availability, security, and quality.
Candidate must be able to provide 7x24x365 support, accommodate schedule flexibility to deal with escalations and occasional changes during non-core business hours.

Candidate must have the ability to understand and relate product technology, strategy and direction with business needs. The ideal candidate will have the following skills:

Technical knowledge and experience with Office 365 components like Active Directory, ADFS, Ping, AADC, MIM, MFA, Exchange and Azure AD preferred.
Extensive experience working on Server operating systems such as Server 2012R2 and Server 2016.
Familiarity with management of public clouds like Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform. Knowledge of features including Identity Management, Management Groups, Security/Identity Protection, Password Management and App Proxy preferred.
Scripting knowledge of Microsoft PowerShell, JSON, .Net, or Python preferred.
Knowledge of configuration management tools like Puppet a plus.
Knowledge and understanding of virtualization, automation, data analytics, enterprise storage, and networks a plus.
Experience with native Windows features and third-party solutions like Splunk, Service Now, and Microsoft System Center products a plus.
Strong understanding of industry standard SSO technologies and protocols (OAuth, OpenID Connect, FIDO, SCIM, LDAP, SAML) a plus.
Experience with AIX, Redhat, Solaris and Centos a plus.
Candidate must have a technologist mindset with aptitude to work on complex projects while possessing organization, time management, and multitasking skills.
Candidates should have excellent written and oral communication skills with ability to cross-train other members.
4+ years experience in information technology and a four year Bachelors degree of Science in an Information Systems related field.