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San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance

Systems Engineer - San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance

HOW YOU WILL IMPACT OUR MISSION
The Systems Engineer will help build out, maintain, and troubleshoot our rapidly expanding infrastructures. This position reports to the Information Technology Manager.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Manage, administer, patch/update, monitor, and support Windows, Linux and O365 servers and employ analytical skills to assess and correct server related problems or outages.
  • Monitor and resolve disruptions, outages, security violations, and attacks on server related devices and services and assess and maintain network and system security, analyze and correct system issues and error logs.
  • Design, test, and deploy new systems, applications, and networks, including installing operating systems, database, and productivity applications. Make recommendations for future system upgrades and develop a hardware upgrade protocol.
  • Assess and diagnose system performance by applying experience-based discretion to direct corrective action to increase efficiency and optimization.
  • Define, create and maintain system policies, comprehensive server diagrams and documentation for support personnel and contribute to policy development, procedures and technical reports associated with operating and maintaining the system state and the server infrastructure.
  • Implement and maintain server backup/recovery processes.
  • Develop and implement project plans to support strategic system and network related initiatives.


WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is seeking an individual who is inspired to be a part of an organization that is committed to protecting wildlife around the globe. A leader to join us in our commitment to provide opportunities to learn about, engage with best-in-class conservation work, and share how that work is changing outcomes for wildlife every day through visits to the San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park.

JOB EXPERIENCE

  • 3+ Years’ Experience with hyper-converged systems, such as: VMware VxRail, Nutanix, Microsoft Hyper-V, etc. Nutanix is a plus And
  • 3+ Years’ Experience backup and storage technologies, such as: Dell EMC Systems, PowerStore, Data Domain, Avamar, Veeam, VMware vSAN, NetApp, etc. And
  • 3+ years’ Experience in Administration of Microsoft Windows Server Environment and Active Directory / Azure And
  • MCSE(current), and one or more of the Azure certifications - AZ104 to Azure-303 Or
  • Microsoft 365 Certified: Enterprise Administrator Expert (AZ-304)

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's Degree Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent specialized training required.
  • Driver’s License And
  • Current Microsoft, VMware (or other virtual hyper-converged technology certifications), and Azure Solution certifications (AZ-303 or higher).

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

  • Knowledge of installing, configuring and troubleshooting Windows/Linux environments and Cloud based environments.
  • Email engineering and administration, Microsoft Exchange Online and outlook 2016, 2013 knowledge.
  • Administrator and Engineering Microsoft Office 365 and other cloud-based technologies (Azure/AWS) working knowledge.
  • Manage, support and Virtualization and clustering in environments such as VMWare, VxRail, Nutanix, Microsoft Hyper-V, etc.
  • Able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.


SOME OF THE PERKS YOU WILL ENJOY AS A TEAM MEMBER

  • Free admission to the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park
  • Family Passes
  • Complimentary Tickets
  • Local and In-House Discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Wellness Program 

IMPORTANT DETAILS

Location: San Diego Zoo – Information Systems

Duration: Year round

Exempt Position: Salary is commensurate with experience

Candidates must be available for an interview if contacted. Full job description may be requested at that time.  
 


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SAN DIEGO ZOO WILDLIFE ALLIANCE IS A DRUG FREE WORKPLACE

SAN DIEGO ZOO WILDLIFE ALLIANCE IS AN EEO/AA/DISABILITY/PROTECTED VETERAN EMPLOYER
San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance makes every effort to ensure equal employment opportunities for all individuals and abides by EEO and nondiscrimination provisions of all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete an application, please email your request to sdzwacareers@sdzwa.org and provide the job title and location to which you are applying.

Join our team and build a career protecting wildlife around the globe with your passion for wildlife!

Salary

Exempt Position: Salary is commensurate with experience

How to Apply

Apply directly through SDZWA website:

Systems Engineer - San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance - Career Portal (dayforcehcm.com)

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance
2920 Zoo Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: 6192311515

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