This position will reside in the San Francisco office and will be responsible for managing and supporting the Firm’s global infrastructure environment, and will assist in the ongoing development of new technology solutions.
Virtualization engineering and associated technologies: Nutanix, VMware ESX, vSphere, vCOPS, vCenter, NSX, SRM and vCloud. Server hardware and operating systems: HP Blade Systems/Servers and Windows Server Operating Systems 2008/2012/2016. Linux knowledge a plus. Enterprise SAN/NAS storage platforms: HP 3PAR, HP LeftHand, EMC Isilon and NetApp. Enterprise backup and recovery solutions; CommVault and Veeam. Disaster recovery and high availability concepts. Citrix engineering & support: Netscaler, XenApp and XenServer . Enterprise monitoring tools and utilities: SolarWinds, Shavlik, SCCM and SCOM a plus. Scripting and automation experience is also a plus. Thorough understanding of enterprise data center technologies including, TCP/IP, networking, data security, SAN/NAS and data center best practices. Provides technical guidance and project management for large-scale domestic and international projects. ITIL or related training a plus. Works with the Architecture team to implementing short and long-term strategic plans and ensure the infrastructure designs and capacity requirements meets existing and future business requirements. Participates and leads in departmental project teams and task forces designed to streamline workflow and/or resolve issues; assists with various firm and/or departmental projects and initiatives as assigned. Responsible to maintain and conduct research and make recommendations on products, services, technology, and standards in support of infrastructure related procurement and development efforts. Provides tier III support for client requests, incidents and problems related to our server and storage subsystems. Where needed, provide after-hours support to address incidents and to maintain systems, support operational efforts and implement changes that would otherwise create business impact. Assumes additional responsibilities as requested. Ability to travel (limited) to the firm’s other offices as necessary. Will be responsible to collaborate with other teams in the development, implementation, testing, and roll-out of new hardware, software, and applications serving the firm’s business needs. Assists the team in the development, interpretation, administration and communication of departmental strategies, policies and procedures.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical knowledge.
Appropriate certifications preferred.
5+ years of working enterprise experience in an IT operations, system administration/engineering or Infrastructure role and must possess