Sr. Systems Engineer
The Active Network, Inc - Draper, UT

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At ACTIVE Network, we are building solutions for all types of activity organizations helping them automate, simplify and grow their businesses. Our cloud technology powers business events and conferences, community programs, parks departments, local attractions, faith-based organizations, sports events, and outdoor activities. We deliver technology that changes the way the world gets active.

But ACTIVE is more than a technology company. It’s a company of passionate people that live to be ACTIVE. We are inspired by our customers. We are fueled by challenge. As a member of the ACTIVE team, you must embrace our exciting work-hard, play-hard environment and bring your passion, dedication and creativity each and every day. ACTIVE’s team members are focused on results and committed to excellence. Together, we are making the world a more ACTIVE place.

Required Skills

We are seeking an Sr. Systems Engineer for our Business Solutions Support group. This person will join a team that works to ensure around-the-clock availability and performance of Active's Enterprise class public-facing SaaS products. They will work closely with many other parts of the organization including development, QA and customer support to build and maintain world-class systems. Active's application services help organizations reduce the cost and complexity of managing the things people love, want, and need to do during their daily activities.

Key Responsibilities

Build, deploy and maintain production and non-production servers in support of Active's internal applications

Identify weak points and vulnerabilities within infrastructure and provide recommendations for improvement

Perform problem resolution including root cause analysis of system and application incidents

Partner with development team to implement scalable and secure application configurations

Act as technology lead or resource as needed in support of new application and infrastructure projects

Develop relationships with and work alongside other functional IT groups such as networking, database and security

Assist with performance testing and tuning of complex and high-traffic web applications

Instrument applications to provide the best possible operational monitoring and metrics

Create, update and enhance written processes and documentation with a focus on ease of understanding and completeness

Participate in on-call rotation, receiving and responding to daytime and after-hours alerts

Perform after-hours or weekend system maintenance and application support as needed

Participate in change management and incident management processes

Provide technical leadership to offshore team

Identify and evaluate new technologies that can improve Active's products and processes

Required Skills:
Skills and Qualifications

Expert knowledge as it relates to troubleshooting and resolving problems quickly and effectively in a production environment

Experience implementing and supporting multi-tiered, load balanced web applications

Excellent understanding of technical best practices for Linux and Windows systems

General understanding of various IT security concepts as they relate to production environments.

Working knowledge of SQL and RDBMS including Oracle and MSSQL Server

Working knowledge of Internet Protocols, Networking, and TCP/IP

Ability to read and understand .Net code and SQL stored procedures

5+ years’ of industry experience with Linux and Windows systems

3+ years’ of industry experience in administering Web applications

Good knowledge of .NET, Chef, Cfengine or Powershell scripting

Strong organizational and analytical skills

Ability to foster and maintain both a positive team culture and service-centric environment

Perks and Benefits

Great work environment.

Competitive compensation + benefits, including medical insurance, 401k with match and ESPP.

ACTIVEx, our award winning employee participation program, will help you grow personally and professionally.

Our ACTIVE Advantage program will help you save on activities, gear and travel.

ACTIVE Network is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.


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