Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy.
Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Windows Server Design Analyst located in Houston, TX through July 17, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).
This position is a member of the Data Center Assets (DCA) Windows Server Design & Consulting team. The team is responsible for Microsoft Windows Server design (hardware and operating system), remote access (CITRIX), File and Print services, Windows server application hosting infrastructure (including virtualization), process automation (Blade Logic and Power Shell) and server lab management. The team is also responsible for the establishment of global IT standards for our Windows server environment including Server Build Automation, Technical Control Review Board participation (Security Standards), provisioning processes and on-going maintenance.
Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:
Develop and implement processes to maintain the reliability, security, and commonality of Windows servers located in over 85 countries where Chevron operates
Provide consulting services and manage Asset Life Cycle plans for Windows Server, VMWare, Blade Technologies, standalone Windows Servers, Windows Clusters, DFS, DNS, File/Print, IIS, Citrix and Bladelogic.
Utilize technologies such as Power Shell, VB, Blade Logic and SCCM; automate repetitive administrative tasks to increase efficiency and promote standardization.
Work effectively with other Chevron support groups (e.g. Network Support, Data Storage Support, Active Directory Support, etc.)
Monitor system performance and address issues relating to memory, network throughput, CPU, etc.
Participate in the team’s on-call rotation, in which support personnel are expected to be available on a periodic 24x7 basis.
Provide 3rd level support to Windows Server Operation Team, working with vendors to resolve complex technical issues.
Ensure that all components of the operating system and hardware infrastructure meet Corporate Security Standards and comply with Sarbanes Oxley requirements. As required, provide assistance to, and work with, internal and external auditors.
Support metrics reporting processes.
Proactively look for opportunities to improve efficiency.
Document processes and procedures for supported systems.
Lead technology based projects managing the project schedule/budget and providing periodic status reports to stake holders.
Consult with business partners on windows technology aspects of business driven initiatives.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, MIS, or other related courses
At least 10 years experience in Windows technologies
Project Management skills
Good oral and written communication skills
Strong analytical, teamwork and customer engagement skills
Relocation will not be considered. *LI-DD1
Expatriate assignments will not be considered.
Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.
Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We...