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University of Rochester Server & Storage Engineer - 223584 in Rochester, New York

Server & Storage Engineer

Job ID

223584

Location

Laser Lab & COI

Full/Part Time

Full-Time

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Regular/Temporary

Regular

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 054 LLE-Laboratory for Laser Energ

Schedule

8 AM-5 PM

Responsibilities

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Design, build, deploy and maintain University of Rochester Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE) server and storage Information Technology (IT) infrastructure services supporting LLE research, operations, engineering and administration. Duties include day-to-day system engineering, monitoring overall system health, usage and capacity, performing system maintenance tasks, evaluating new hardware, and general troubleshooting. They will report to the LLE IT Server and Storage team leader.

PRIMARY JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Design, deploy, and maintain LLE Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) server and storage IT infrastructure to deliver essential LLE Laser Operations and LLE Research IT services

  • Measure, monitor, and maintain overall system performance, capacity, usage, availability, and health

  • Evaluate the potential impacts and implement new servers and storage solutions

  • Maintain knowledge of server and storage technology, trends, and developments

  • Implement ITILĀ®-based IT Service Management processes

  • Collaborate across IT functional teams to deliver integrated IT services that delight our users

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • B. S. in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent skills work experience.

  • 5+ years of hands-on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) experience and IT infrastructure support (networking, storage, backups, monitoring). RHSA/RHCE certifications are a plus

  • Expertise in heterogeneous Linux and Windows environments

  • Excellent technical knowledge of data center network protocols, operating systems, and standards, including TCP/IP, Internet, and routing

  • Expertise in storage connection and data sharing with Linux and Windows workstations (SAMBA, SMB/CIFS)

  • Experience providing high-end technical support (installation, configuration, maintenance, upgrade, retirement, problem resolution, etc.)

  • DevOps experience is a plus

  • Proficiency in technical writing and documentation of solutions

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Strong IT skills in infrastructure and applications

  • Extensive Linux OS expertise. Red Hat Linux experience is preferred

  • Expertise is virtualization platform architecture, design and configuration using Linux KVM and Red Hat Virtualization (RHV)

  • Data center operations understanding of fundamentals in networking / cooling / power

  • Proficient using IT servers and storage system monitoring tools

  • Good understanding of computer, memory and storage architecture and their impact on performance

  • Knowledge and experience with applications/infrastructure in one or more of the major cloud environments (Azure, AWS, Google)

  • Experience in implementing change management and security controls for IT infrastructure

  • Experience using ITILĀ® Service Management processes and ITSM tools. Certification is a plus

ADDITIONAL NOTES:

Candidate must be a US Citizen.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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