MegaPath Systems Engineer in Herndon, Virginia
MegaPath is a leading cloud communications company that empowers businesses to easily and securely communicate between their headquarters, employees and business partners. The company offers a comprehensive portfolio of voice, unified communications, hosted IT, and secure data networking services that increase productivity and customer satisfaction, while lowering costs.
MegaPath has been delivering industry-leading solutions to businesses nationwide since 1996. MegaPath has earned multiple awards from top industry publications and is consistently among the highest awarded vendors by the Telecom Association partner community.
The Systems Engineer is an integral part of the engineering team and will provide production and corporate server/application engineering design and support. Production level responsbility spans both core customer and corporate infrastructures
Server architecture, design, and implementation as it pertains to application readiness requirements
Deploying, managing and monitoring installed systems, services and infrastructure in the production network
Upkeep and advancement of monitoring and analytics infrastructure
Maintain integrity and server security aspects of the server network
Ensures high availability and acceptable levels of performance of mission critical systems and services
Stays current with technological developments in systems administration technology and recommends ways for MegaPath to take advantage of new technology.
Required Skills and Abilities:
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
Strong analytical skill and attention to detail
Quick learner with self initiative and pride in end results
Minimal knowledge of VoIP, SD-WAN and general networking troubleshooting. Deeper experience in these areas is a plus.
Expertise in the following areas: Linux, Various programming languages and frameworks including Python and Django. VMware, Xen Hypervisor, ElasticSearch, MariaDB/MSSQL/PostgreSQL, performance/alert management tools (such as OpenNMS, Alerta, Diamond, etc) and system tuning skills
Ability to work independently on numerous activities and prioritize them properly while meeting deadlines but with cross-functional respect to ensure successful design and implementation
Solid knowledge of PC based software and corresponding applications used in assigned areas
Typically requires a Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience, certifications, or training
5+ years of related experience required
ID (Req Number): 2018-5178
External Company Name: MegaPath Cloud Company, LLC.
External Company URL: http://www.megapath.com