Corp Tech - Sr Windows Systems Engineer (NYC)
Thomson Reuters - New York, NY

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Scope:
Responsible
for engineering and administration functions required to implement and support global CPS systems and services, including Windows NT 4.0, Windows-2000 ,Windows-2003.
Windows-2008 servers and Windows-2012 servers.

Duties and

responsibilities:
Technical
expertise in Windows Operating System and related software technologies (Citrix,
Clustering, Vmware) with at least 5 years of experience as a Senior Windows
Engineer.

Troubleshooting
and problem resolution of all global Production systems and services

Monitoring
and support of the day-to-day operations and availability of Thomson Reuters
Windows Server environments

Building,
installing, configuring and maintaining Windows-2003, Windows-2008 and windows-2012
servers in a multi-domain environment

Maintain
and optimize operating systems and related software to ensure stable
performance

Hardware
and software component upgrades and updates

Providing
support and assisting Application support and other SBU groups in problem
resolution

Collaborate
with business, application support and other TechOps groups in determining
appropriate hardware/software needed to adequately handle business needs

Work
with business segment and application support staff to manage software
releases, product updates and to apply security patches to ensure systems
functionality and stability

Perform
hardware/software upgrades and troubleshoot system-related problems when
necessary

Author
and revise documentation of environment and operational procedures

Participate
in special projects and perform other duties, as needed

Very
good writing and speaking skills in expressing general and technical ideas and
in regularly documenting work. Technically detail oriented in handling systems
& support.

Ability
to share knowledge and work in teams with members of various functions.

To
be available for on-call rotation support and 24x7 on demand availability via
email & phone for problem management situations outside of normal work
hours.

24
X 7 system support, including on-site and remote management

We are the leading source of intelligent information for the world's businesses and professionals, providing customers with competitive advantage. Intelligent information is a unique synthesis of human intelligence, industry expertise and innovative technology that provides decision-makers with the knowledge to act, enabling them to make better decisions faster. We deliver this must-have insight to the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets, powered by the world's most trusted news organization.

Qualifications

Qualifications
Required

(minimum 5+ years
experience)

At least 5+ years of hands-on engineering and support experience
with Windows NT4, Windows-2000
, Windows-2003 and Windows-2008 servers in
a medium to large scale production environment.

Experience troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining
server hardware

Experience with scripting (Power shell, VBscript, Perl)

Knowledge of implementing and supporting Windows
clustering

Knowledge of implementing and supporting production
Active Directory environments.

Working knowledge of RAID setups and troubleshooting
with an understanding of SAN and NAS technology.

Hands-on experience troubleshooting, repairing and
maintaining

Hands-on experience setting up, installing and
configuring server components

Working knowledge of VMWare

Overall knowledge and understanding of Citrix Metaframe
and Xenapp farm environments

Overall knowledge and understanding of HP Blade Center

Overall knowledge and understanding of Backup software

Working knowledge of TCP/IP principles and LAN
technology

Knowledge of network monitoring tools and SNMP

Strong critical thinking and analytical skills

Excellent customer service and communication skill set

Must be able to work independently, under minimum
supervision

Must be able to plan, organize, and prioritize work
schedule

Travel to other GEO centers required, as needed

Windows
Certifications; ITIL Certified; Experience with TPM, SPT, BigFix, IBM and HP
chassis, Citrix, VMWare and Egenera are a plus.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With over 60,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

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Job:
Technology Operations Family Group

Primary Location:
United States of America-New York-New York-USA-New York-195 Broadway

Other Locations:
United States of America-Missouri-Creve Coeur-USA-Creve Coeur-717 Office Pky

Organization:
Tech - Data Center Operations

Schedule:
Full-time

Education Level:
None

Job Type:
Standard

Shift:
Day Job

Travel:
Yes, 10 % of the Time

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