System Engineer Granicus
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If you are searching for a fast-paced environment with a company that seeks to bring citizens closer to government by increasing transparency, this opportunity may be perfect for you. At Granicus, our strategy is simple - we look for great people and empower them to turn their vision into reality.
About the System Engineer Position:
As a key member of the Granicus IT Team, the System Engineer will be responsible for the installation, configuration, and maintenance of all Granicus hosted services. The System Engineer will also be expected to develop and implement innovative ways to improve hosted operations. A successful candidate will be a self-motivator who is able to move seamlessly between windows and Linux and who as an expert with databases, web servers and scripting. This position will report to the Hosted Operations Manager.
System Engineer Responsibilities:
Ability to setup, configure, maintain and manage a large complex Windows and Linux environment and troubleshoot and resolve production problems in a timely manner.
Work with Granicus Services and Product Teams to isolate, diagnose, troubleshoot and resolve production issues.
Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and processes, reviewing system and application logs.
Identify approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale in a SaaS Cloud environment.
Responsible for proactively managing and optimizing sites and systems through monitoring and scripting.
Evaluate and assess corporate infrastructure to ensure internal staff are successful using IT systems in their day-to-day tasks.
Implement application software patch maintenance and upgrades.
Research and recommend innovative and automated approaches for system administration tasks.
Develop and maintain systems procedures and documentation.
Contribute to the architecture and planning of hosted operations.
As a member of the team duties include after hours, weekends and on-call service.
Experience Requirements for the System Engineer Position:
Bachelor's Degree in the field of Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related discipline.
3+ years of experience in a complex fast paced cloud based environment.
Experience working with cloud vendors to implement a scalable and reliable hosted infrastructure.
Experience with Mac OS X, Windows 7, 2003, 2008 and Linux Operating systems (CentOS or Red Hat a plus).
Experience administrating and developing databases (MySQL & MSSQL a plus).
Experience with Windows and Linux scripting/programming.
Experience with Active Directory, DNS, SSL, SSH, DHCP, and TCP/IP.
Experience with Media Internet Technologies (Wowza is a plus).
Experience with virtualization.
Experience with networking (Routing, firewalls, etc.)
Ability to work in a fast paced environment and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
Preferred Qualification for the System Engineer Position:
Strong knowledge of IIS 6,7 and Apache.
Experience with AWS.
Experience with Chef.
Project Management and Leadership experience a plus.
Fast moving, self-motivated, creative thinker with exceptional process, analytical, engineering and relationship skills.
Experience supporting Business Systems such as Email, VoIP, CRM, etc.
Government domain experience is a plus.
Granicus provides award-winning cloud-based technologies for government transparency, legislative efficiency, and citizen engagement. Thousands of agencies use our government cloud platform and product suites to establish meaningful connections with their citizens while reducing operational costs across their organization. Granicus has been recognized the past four years for being one of the fastest growing company private companies in the U.S., San Francisco, and the Silicon Valley by Deloitte LLP, the San Francisco Business Times, and Inc. Magazine. For more information about Granicus visit: Granicus Website Granicus Blog Twitter Facebook LinkedIn
Granicus is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. In order to ensure equal employment opportunity for every applicant, hiring decisions will be made without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, veteran status, or disability. Granicus is firmly committed to a policy and practice of non-discrimination of employment, and Granicus will fully comply with all applicable federal, state, and local statutes of employment.
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