Senior Systems Engineer Zipcar
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Duties and Responsibilities
The duties and responsibilities of this position described here are representative of those an employee must perform. This is not a comprehensive list and other duties may be assigned, as needed. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.
Support the activities of the information services department in accordance with organizational policies and goals.
Ensure proper functioning of company's information processing systems, including computers, telecommunications, and networking required to support Zipcar production environment and office operations.
Help business operations utilize information systems to improve efficiency and reduce costs.
Responsible for implementing and monitoring best practices processes, including security and data retention as required with PCI and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance.
Participate in 24/7 on-call rotation supporting Zipcar production environment.
Accomplish projects with minimal supervision.
Work in close concert with the engineering support to support our external member-facing systems, and to ensure proper integration where required with our internal systems.
Requirements & Qualifications
To perform this job successfully, you should meet the following minimum requirements and qualifications:
At least 3 years of system administration experience; you have deep understanding of the technologies you work with, and you can solve most problems independently.
You have supported 24/7 production environments with 99.99% availability requirements.
Your OS of choice is Linux, Redhat and/or Debian distributions, but you are also comfortable using and managing other OS?s.
You have deep understanding of network protocols, from top to bottom: application protocols (HTTP, DHCP, DNS, SMTP), IPSEC and SSL VPN, TCP/IP stacks, Ethernet network building, management of external Internet services (ISPs, domain registrars, hosting providers).
Your solutions are simple, robust, and well documented.
vSphere experience is a plus; VCP certification or possession of equivalent skills are a very large plus.
Experience with Cisco and Juniper firewalls and switches highly desirable.
Experience with HP and Dell server hardware and EMC SAN equipment; comfortable with troubleshooting, maintenance, and system upgrades.
Operations support experience, including system monitoring and backups.
Comfortable writing scripts in shell and/or Perl.
Understand the importance of following best industry practices, but capable of thinking originally.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, interacting with internal customers and external vendors.
Physical Demands and Working Conditions
Work is typically performed in an office environment with some physical demands, such as bike riding, standing for long periods of time, bending, stretching, lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs., and normal exposure to everyday risks and discomfort requiring common safety precautions. Work will also be performed at street marketing events. Travel to and work at these events ordinarily does not increase physical demands, but does increase exposure to risks and inclement weather with associated discomfort. Extra care must be exercised under these circumstances
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