GE Sr Systems Administration Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia
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Posted Position Title
Sr Systems Administration Engineer
Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces
In this role, you will be responsible for resolving rare incidents, fulfilling complicated requests, and implementing wide sweeping changes. You will utilize extensive scripting expertise to dramatically increase productivity in resolving incidents, fulfilling requests, and implementing changes across all compute infrastructure. You will work independently and contribute to the immediate team and to other teams across the business.
In addition, you will:
Provide technical leadership and operational support for planned releases, incidents, and issue resolution
Provide impact assessment and mitigation plan for changes going into the production environment
Drive continuous improvement of computer operational activities to maximize efficiency
Develop automated solutions to address potential problems before they result in a service interruption
Develop automated solutions to eliminate common or repetitive tasks
Leverage monitoring tools to resolve problems and identify systematic issues with the design and architecture of affected system(s)
Assist with development of availability measures that align with consumer experience to accurately assess the usability of crucial services
Possess extensive experience and demonstrated mastery with multiple scripting languages
Possess strong analytical and problem solving skills
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
Minimum of 5 years of experience with current information technology and its influence on business functions
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
In-Depth experience managing and supporting IBM Power systems hardware and OS
In-Depth experience managing IBM Hardware Management Consoles
In-Depth knowledge involving the application of program temporary fixes, HMC and FSP updates
In-Depth knowledge of IBM Power system backups utilizing BRMS
In-Depth Knowledge of IBM Power System disaster recovery, data replication processes utilizing Help Systems Vision Solutions OMS / ODS application or similar
Experience with 5250 emulation packages such as IBM I Access, IBM I Access Client Solutions, NewLook, Mochasoft, etc.
Hands-on experience with infrastructure monitoring and other administrative tools such as Halcyon
Problem solver with strong critical thinking and decision-making ability
Excellent client management, negotiation, and business leadership communication skills
Team-building and hands-on leadership style
Ability to operate in a fast paced global environment with urgency, ownership, and accountability
Flexibility and ability to execute multiple priority duties