Lead Enterprise Systems Engineer - Linux

Job ID 21000CL8

Available Openings 1


Responsible for automating business and application processes. This Lead role will design, build, test, deploy and maintain automated solutions. In addition, the Lead Enterprise Systems Engineer will be responsible for understanding internal customer business requirements and building scalable solutions.

  • Has wide-ranging experience, and uses professional concepts in developing resolution to critical issues and broad design matters.
  • Acts as a subject matter expert , possessing in-depth knowledge of a particular area, such as business, computer science and engineering.
  • Takes the lead for department projects, including:
    • Defining project tasks, details specifications and timelines.
    • Assigning work to appropriate personnel to meet business requirements.
    • Ensuring project requirements are met on a timely basis by tracking progress.
    • Communicating ongoing status to management and project leads.
  • Provides technical knowledge and analysis of highly specialized applications and operational environments, high-level functional systems analysis, design, integration, documentation and implementation advice on exceptionally complex problems that need extensive knowledge .
  • Leads the design, programming, testing and debugging of scripts, programs and systems to increase operational efficiency.
  • Creates and maintains documentation for systems and solutions as they are installed and upgraded.
  • Participates as needed in all phases of infrastructure engineering with emphasis on the planning, analysis, testing, integration, documentation, and presentation phases.
  • Provides assistance to other staff with complex tasks that require considerable judgment and initiative .
  • May escalate difficult/complex issues to supervisor/manager for resolution, as deemed necessary.
  • Mentor other staff as applicable.
  • Review and comply with the Code of Business Conduct and all applicable company policies and procedures, local, state and federal laws and regulations.
  • Assist with various projects as assigned by a direct supervisor.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    • Occasionally lifts/carries objects and materials weighing +/- 30 pounds.

  • Bachelor's Degree required; Advanced Degree preferred

  • 8 - 12 years' related experience; or a Master's degree with 6 years' experience; or a PhD with 3 years' experience; or equivalent directly related work experience.
  • Requires very strong troubleshooting skills.
  • Must have good verbal and written communication skills as well as the ability to effectively interface with internal IT and User personnel.
  • Requires good documentation skills to meet compliance requirements.
  • Ability to use independent judgment.
  • Ability to work independently and demonstrate self-initiative.
  • Ability to lead by doing and educate junior members on staff on technology and process.
  • Experience within large enterprise environments.

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