2-10 Home Buyers Warranty Lead Senior Systems Engineer in Aurora, Colorado

The Lead Senior Systems Engineer will help build out, maintain, andtroubleshoot our rapidly expanding infrastructure. You will be part of atalented team of engineers that demonstrate superb technical competency,delivering mission critical infrastructure and ensuring the highest levels ofavailability, performance and security. Qualified systems engineers willhave a background in IT, computer systems engineering, or systemsengineering aEssential Duties and ResponsibilitiesInstall, configure, test and maintain operating systems, applicationsoftware and system management toolsManage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructureProactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructureavailabilityMonitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identifypossible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixesMaintain security, backup, and redundancy strategiesWrite and maintain custom scripts (VB & Powershell) to increase systemefficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasksParticipate in the design of information and operational support systemsProvide 2nd and 3rd level supportLiaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolutionMentor other on-staff engineersMaintain and update documentation, system maps, network maps and otherdocumentation to keep records of the current IT infrastructureOther duties may be assigned.Supervisory ResponsibilitiesThis job requires supervisory responsibilities. The successful candidate willhave the interpersonal skills necessary to interact with and lead others onthe technical team.QualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform eachessential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below arerepresentative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilitiesto perform the essential functions.Extensive understanding of the following is required:Cisco UCS PlatformVMware vSphere & Horizon ViewNetApp FAS, E-series & Snapmanager productsF5 (LTM, APM & ASM)Full Microsoft Stack (Windows Server, MS SQL Server clustering,Microsoft IIS, Exchange, SharePoint, SSRS, Active Directory and AzureActive directory)VeeamGeneral knowledge of the following:Linux and Apache (LAMP)Solid networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP)Education and/or ExperienceBachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or oneto two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combinationof education and experience.Language SkillsAbility to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence,and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability toeffectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations tocustomers, clients, and other employees of the organization.Mathematical SkillsAbility to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units ofmeasure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Abilityto compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.Reasoning AbilityAbility to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructionsfurnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal withproblems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.Physical DemandsThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must bemet by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of thisjob. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals withdisabilities to perform the essential functions.Work EnvironmentThe work environment characteristics described here are representative ofthose an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of thisjob. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals withdisabilities to perform the essential functions. There will be times whereyou will have to go over to the CoLo facility.