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Systems Engineer

Thomson Reuters Technology Operations 12/6/2017 5:25:38 AM Hyderabad, India
Job Description

The suitable candidate will provides skilled technical support/delivery capability, with minimal supervision, for the current and future design, testing, delivery, support, and maintenance of production services in the technical operations environment.
Provides technical and procedural consistency within a team focused on the implementation, service delivery and support of products, systems & networks.
The suitable candidate will be part of the Delivery-Platform and responsible to provision the bare-metal servers and vmware infrastructure. Candidate will be responsible to carry out the installation, and configuration of Windows and Unix Operating Systems on VMs, HP and Dell hardware as per the business requirement.
Candidate works in close liaison with various operational, project, development and product teams as well working within the Service Organization to ensure ongoing service delivery and support can be maintained to agreed service levels.
o Essential Day to day Responsibilities:
• Configuration of HP Blades, HP Rackmounts & Dell RDH.
• Installation and configuration of VI infrastructure like ESXi, VI cluster and Vcenter
• VM shell creation and installation of Operating Systems on VMs
• Installation and configuration of Windows and Unix operating Systems on HP and Dell hardware
Post configuration of Windows and Linux Servers
NAS and SAN configuration on Servers
• Adding Servers to Monitoring tools
• Collaborate with Network, Storage and Database teams if any issues with builds associated with them.
• Collaborate with Solution Owners and Designers if any discrepancy found in the build specification.
• Work with Proximity and vendors to fix any h/w related issues
• Contribute to the reduction of defects in the builds and deliver quality work
• To ensure correct referral and escalation of issues
• Produce, deliver and maintain appropriate documentation for systems in accordance with Technical Operations document control standards and procedures. Also provide input to records, quality systems and management reports as required.
• Adhere to change management procedures in defining, planning and implementing change in such a way that service disruption is minimised, and adherence to Service Level Agreements is ensured.
• Work and cooperate with internal and external groups when required in order to fully support environments and maintain service.
Ability to manage own work and multitask to meet tight deadlines without losing sight of priorities

Essential Skills:
• Total of 3-5 years experience in Implementing and supporting of large IT infrastructure (500+ servers)
• Expert skills in Windows server administration (preferred MCSE certified)
• Expert skills in Linux Server Administration (preferred RHCE certified )
• Experienced on HP & Dell h/w
• Experienced in WDS, Kickstart and jumpstart automation technologies
• Moderate skills in Vmware Administration (Esxi hosts, VMs, Cluster and Vcenter)
• Moderate Skills in NAS & SAN ( experience in server side configuration of SAN and NAS )
• Moderate Skills in Networking ( vlans, subnets and firewall rules )
• scripting and automation experience ( shell, perl, phython and any other )

Desired Skills:
• ITIL Knowledge
• Solaris knowledge
• Experience in SM7/9 or ServiceNow
• Basic understanding of databases
• Knowledge on project management tools like Jira/Kanban, buildcenter etc..
• Knowledge on any automation tools and technologies like ServiceNow

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Req #: JREQ095259
Locations: Bangalore-India|Hyderabad-India
Job Function: Technology Operations
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