Title: Specialist - Systems Engineering
Years of Experience: 8 - 10 years
About Group and Culture
The Service Design & Realization Compute Engineering team in Pune is part of Sungard Availability Services operational engineering team. This position will work primarily with the Oracle VM and VMWare based shared infrastructure offerings, largely from an automation perspective.. This work includes working with disaster recovery (DR) products, managed services (MS) offering, and migration services.
The Pune team is a group of skilled systems engineers and architects with a strong understanding of core infrastructure and cloud platforms as well as automation and *nix variants. The team runs largely as an independent unit, with some direction and collaboration with our teams in North America and the UK.
Role and Responsibilities
We are looking for passionate and collaborative infrastructure focused leaders with the ability to support multi-tenant cloud services. You are, at core, an expert systems engineer with a flair for designing and solving cloud automation and efficiency challenges. You will help design, support, and develop new features for Sungard Availability Services products for our multi-tenant cloud platforms. You will be required to work with application owners, product owners and engineers, and lead architectural decisions from an operations standpoint.
An ideal candidate would have 5+ years of experience in following technologies, with 10+ years overall in the industry.
Development: Familiarity with some of the following development/management technologies:
Bash/Bourne, awk/sed, Perl, Python, Ansible/Puppet/etc. (Config management), and RESTful APIs.
Linux: Experience working on Linux servers (Redhat preferred), highly comfortable with shell scripting and regular expressions
Virtualization: Optimization and troubleshooting, fundamental understanding and experience architecting solutions on a virtualized platform – ideally VMWare and/or OVM.
Security: Experience addressing concerns with distributed infrastructure and hardening/compliance requirements.
Soft Skills Required
Able to own, accept, and learn from failure.
Experience working with cross functional & matrixed organizations such as QA, product engineering, service design, implementation, and delivery teams.
Ability & desire to work with a small, multinational team.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Disaster Recovery knowledge/experience
Experience with hybrid cloud environments