GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. The Senior System Engineer is a hands-on technical operations role responsible for designing, building, improving, and monitoring complex infrastructure, processes, and service providers used for internal business operations and customer solutions. In this role you will be responsible for customer interaction (technical and non-technical) consultation, design, collaboration, and presentation.
In addition you will:
Be responsible for the design, implementation, and support of standard / custom infrastructure configurations to specific program requirements including but not limited to; physical / virtual servers, database, scripting languages, desktops, routers, switches, firewalls, etc.
Implement and coordinate secure integrated operations within GE, third-party, and customer infrastructure through internal and external service providers
Execute site asset management and proactive monitoring of servers, telephony, network, applications, and associated compute resources using SNMP / MIB associated technologies
Respond to and provide timely reporting of incidents from initiation through remediation including; disaster recovery and business continuity
Be responsible for solution consistency across multiple programs, products, enhancement / change requests, and service providers
Develop large and small scale solution architectures, designs, use cases, tollgate documentation, technical service responses (Solution definition with cost, schedule, resource estimates), work scopes for in / outsourcing, integrated project management / schedules, cost tracking, and short / intermediate range plans linked to Engineering and Commercial forecasts
Ability to work with limited information to lead, create, and innovate based on proven technology and industry best practices
Partner with product managers, GE shared services organizations, suppliers, and associated team members to deliver to requirements
Operate with a cross-functional team of global IT professionals and subject matter experts in a matrix environment to establish complete business and functional requirements and translate those requirements into actionable project initiatives with associated controls
Ensure projects are executed within GE’s Project Management Methodology with process excellence, compliance, measurement, improvement, and control
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
Minimum 5 years of hands-on experience with Linux / Windows, network, storage system builds, administration, and monitoring
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.
Black Belt certification or equivalent Quality certification
In-Depth experience managing and supporting Cisco switches, routers, ASA’s and PIX’s as VPN endpoints, and firewalls
Experience working with F5’s GTMs and LTMs
In-Depth Knowledge of Microsoft technologies such as; SQL, IIS, Exchange, and Clustering
In-Depth knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory domains, DNS, WINS, DHCP, File Sharing and Permissions, and Group Policies
In-Depth knowledge of VPN’s, Frame-Relay, Multi-Homed ISP’s, and internal / external Routing protocols
In-Depth knowledge of enterprise network technologies, VLAN’s, VTP, Spanning-Tree, STP, IP subnet addressing, routing protocols, and switch port-grouping
In-depth knowledge of SANs, including; replication, volume management, and installation / configuration
Working knowledge of Cisco Call Center, Unified Call Manager, and Cisco Unity Voice mail systems
In-depth knowledge of infrastructure security, change management, problem resolution, and associated tools
Problem solver with strong critical thinking and decision-making ability
Ability to operate in a fast paced global environment with urgency, ownership, and accountability
Flexibility and ability to execute multiple priority duties
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