Company: Stewart Title IT
Job Title: Sr. Application Systems Engineer
Reports to: Applications Systems Manager
Provide assistance in determining application architecture by applying technology solutions to achieve business needs. Participate actively in determining the direction and planning for the successful execution of application deployment projects. Work with development and infrastructure teams to provide 3rd level application and infrastructure support. Provide mentoring and training for junior engineers on application and infrastructure methodologies.
o Perform application and environmental deployments to ensure minimal customer impact.
o Design business continuity and disaster recovery solutions including sufficient testing documentation to ensure complete system reliability.
o Develop and recommend strategies for application growth, security, and reliability.
o Generate application infrastructure capacity reporting and planning
o Evaluate new and existing technologies for efficient use of corporate resources.
o High-Level contributor in multi-vendor integrations, solutions, and management.
o Adhere to all corporate standards and policies and procedures.
o Maintain awareness of integrated systems and changes to products, procedures or services.
o Work closely with all teams and managers to resolve issues and implement project tasks.
o Assist in the creation of processes and procedures for network operations.
o Coordinate quotes, purchases and installation of hardware and software by others.
o Assist in determining monitoring solutions to ensure environment stability.
o Report on and complete assigned tasks in a timely and accurate manner.
o Communicate and coordinate deployments, maintenance and downtime with other departments.
o Identify potential system problems and recommend alternative solutions.
o Maintain a library of associated materials for all equipment, processes, and procedures, including application documentation and system diagrams.
o Generate operational support and maintenance tasks for 1st and 2nd level personnel via training and mentoring
o Mentor junior level engineers with training and guidance on advanced methods of application operations
o Provide backup support for junior level engineers
o Perform 3rd level support for applications as required
o Maintain SAS70, SARBOX, COBITs, and any other audit requirements
o Ability and willingness to work after-hours, weekends, and maintenance windows
o Business travel as assigned by management
o Participate in regular 24x7 on call rotation
Perform other duties as assigned by management
o Excellent analytical skills
o Citrix system design and administration
o Ability to work independently
o Advanced IT research and development experience
o Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server operations
o Advanced understanding of application lifecycle methodologies
o Advanced knowledge of Windows domain models and security
o Elementary leadership and management skills
o Strong written and verbal communication skills
o Strong interpersonal and organizational skills