9 hours

Sr Infrastructure Engineer

Tribune Company
Chicago, IL
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Sr Infrastructure Engineer in Chicago, Illinois | Careers at IL-Chicago; 303 E Wacker Drive
  • Sr Infrastructure Engineer

    Location US-IL-Chicago
    Posted Date 3 months ago(11/20/2018 9:46 PM)
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  • Overview

    As an Senior Infrastructure Engineer, with Deployment & Support responsibilities, you are experienced in developing and implementing on-premise and cloud-based server infrastructure. You have worked in agile environments that are project oriented. You have automated anything you found yourself doing more than once. You have experience designing, deploying, operating and supporting Hypervisors, Storage, networking, DNS. DHCP and Active Directory and the systems running on including (but not exclusively) MS SQL.  The position also supports Disaster Recovery and the automation of the replication and restoration of services, files, and applications.


    The unifying characteristics of the position are a well-grounded, hands-on understanding of server, network and storage systems, an understanding of systems integration and automation, an eagerness to learn quickly, develop robust support models in an agile/flexible manner, and new technologies and services.  A deep motivation to work with and enable cutting-edge projects through cloud infrastructures, ability to work independently and lead technical projects and groups, outstanding customer service skills, and the ability to help teams and projects successfully accomplish their objectives are essential. Ideal candidates thrive on variety and innovation in their daily work, on interaction with customers who are world-renowned leaders in their fields, and working with a wide range of technologies (open-source and vendor-supported) in a decentralized non-standard environment. 


    You are going to design and implement the infrastructure that deploys, monitors and scales out cloud capabilities across the enterprise. The position will provide many interesting, hard-core technical challenges and as much responsibility as you can handle.


    • Design Architecture to end-user support, and everything in between.
    • Fluent in VMWare, NetApp, Windows Server, Active Directory, Infoblox and high-speed network technologies.
    • Understand the following protocols: NFS, iSCSI, CiFS, and TCP/IP, Fibre Channel.
    • Working knowledge of SDN (Software Defined networking)
    • Working knowledge of vSAN (HyperConvergence, & Virtual Storage Area Networking).
    • Working knowledge of “LUN Projection”.
    • Excellent project management skills, demonstrated ability to deliver detailed technical documentation and manage tasks.
    • Strong written and spoken English language skills.
    • Demonstrated documentation development.
    • Demonstrated collaboration skills, working with teams and end-users; driving teams and objectives.
    • Comfortable working in a dynamic environment and developing flexible solutions to meet evolving requirements.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills: Ability to communicate effectively with end-users, business owners, developers, managers, and systems engineers.
    • Strong commitment to customer service and service enablement.
    • Commitment to a leading-edge, “Work Anywhere, On Anything” technological approach.
    • Ability to multitask and prioritize work requirements aligned with senior leadership direction.  Broad and deep experience with networking and web services (DNS, TCP/IP,  Load Balancing).
    • Experience with high traffic large-scale applications and associated technologies (Load balancing and distributed applications).
    • Securely develop and innovate current infrastructures and applications into world class Cloud Platform (that you will help to design, deploy and operate) for expansion within and beyond current data centers, and identification and development of new service platforms aligned with the corporate goals. 
    • Monitor, support, configure and physically build systems; support other engineering team members as needed in their work.
    • Provide expert troubleshooting and technical support of systems for supported business units.  Coordinate teams in working through solutions.
    • Design, test, certify and document new systems, environments and cloud services.
    • Provide internal-consulting and support to business units to translate requirements into cloud service-based solutions.  Enabling the unique needs of innovative and data-driven communities and their business processes. 


    • 6+ years of hands-on IT experience, supporting a diverse set of Systems Infrastructure technologies and administration requirements.
    • Proven thought leadership.
    • Certification or equivalent engineering experience in multiple OS's, VM and storage systems, Windows Server, SAN/Ethernet/IB fabric management and design, storage systems (NetApp), and technical systems (VMWare/Virtualization Systems).
    • 8+ years’ experience in operations management tools: Alerting & Monitoring, Provisioning & Deployment (VMWare VSphere), Configuration Repositories (SVN).
    • An understanding of security requirements and technical implementation as a basic capability.


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    Posted: 2019-02-18 Expires: 2019-03-20

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