The NFL Digital Media Group is seeking an experienced Systems Engineer to support the network, systems, applications, and storage solutions powering our fan-facing properties such as NFL.com, the NFL Club Site Platform and NFL Fantasy Football.
Skills / Qualifications:
- Setup, configure, and maintain enterprise-class web and middleware solutions.
- Work with extended teams to determine infrastructure requirements and make architectural recommendations.
- Support deployment and configuration of J2EE and Open Source platforms and applications in multiple environments ranging from development to production.
- Support deployment and configuration of PHP and MySQL-based web applications.
- Clear written and verbal communication skills. Will be required to thoroughly document design and deployment details for projects.
- Design and implement monitoring solutions for production applications and environments for both availability and performance.
- Perform network troubleshooting.
- Responsibility for system backups and recovery procedures.
- Troubleshoot web issues, take part in on-call pager rotation, and respond to critical situations.
Java Application servers required.
- 5+ years of experience running public facing websites.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related field.
- Experience architecting infrastructure for highly available, highly scalable, multi-tier web-based systems required.
- Strong Systems Admin background in Linux and/or Solaris.
- Experience with Open Source platforms a must.
- Working knowledge of scripting languages such as Perl, Python, Groovy, or Ruby.
- Demonstrated understanding of building, testing, and deploying applications on
Tomcat, JBoss, and WebSphere Application Servers, PHP, Perl, MySQL, FTP, SSL
- Ability to work in a self-directed manner.
- Technologies supported include but are not limited to: Apache HTTP Servers,
Encryption, Web Statistics and Analytics, Wikis, Blogs, Forums, RSS, and Web
Content Management Systems.
- Familiarity with online media and sports industry a plus.
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