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Sr Automation Engineer - Spectrum Enterprise | Navisite

Date posted 08/17/2018 Requisition Number: 219737BR Location: United States - Massachusetts - Andover Area of Interest: Information Technology Services, Telecommunications Position Type: Full Time
Navisite, Inc., a Charter Communications Company, is a leading worldwide provider of enterprise-class, cloud services, managed applications and managed hosting solutions. Navisite provides a full suite of reliable and scalable solutions for organizations looking to outsource IT infrastructures and lower their capital and operational costs. Enterprise customers depend on Navisite for customized solutions, delivered through a global footprint of state-of-the-art data centers. For more information, please visit

The Highlights

The Senior Systems Engineer for our engineering team on our VMware cloud-based product offering will work with a small, tight-knit team of engineers of varying proficiencies and skill sets.

Navisite provides many opportunities to work on cutting-edge, exciting technologies and frameworks where the impact of your effort is immediately apparent. If this sounds like a team you would like to be a part of, Navisite would like to talk to you about this Senior Systems Engineer position and how you can contribute to the team's goals.

What you will do
  • Work with our virtualization experts to design, prototype and develop NaviCloud product offerings
  • Develop and implement internal systems, processes and best practices to be used by other teams designed to increase productivity
  • Participate in deep architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment, security and high availability in the cloud
  • Design, implement and maintain server, storage, network and security infrastructure
  • Design, implement and test disaster recovery and business continuity architecture
  • Create and implement automation for cloud platforms and monitoring and alerting purposes
  • Collaborate in a cross-functional environment with network-, system-, software-engineers to troubleshoot and resolve complex issues
  • Ensure all infrastructure components meet proper performance and capacity standards
  • Automate repeatable processes
  • Identify new technologies and frameworks to maintain and improve the NaviCloud infrastructure
Required keys for success
  • Proficiency in scripting tasks (Python and PowerShell/PowerCLI)
  • Proficiency in Ansible and/or Saltstack
  • Effective communication skills

How you will stand out from the crowd
  • Experience with security and compliance such as SOCs, HIPPA, SIAS
  • Knowledge of VMware vCenter, vSphere ESXi, VMware Cloud Director (VCD) and NSX
  • Knowledge of SAN/NAS/San switches (Brocade/Cisco/IBM/Netapp/Infinidat/EMC)
  • Proficiency in system monitoring, performance troubleshooting and OS tuning
  • Familiarity with networking concepts
  • Familiarity with Trend, Zerto and Commvault applications
  • Agile environment exposure
  • Capability to be in on-call pager rotation
Your education
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent
What you can expect
  • Office environment
  • On-call rotation

The Spectrum brand is powered and innovated by Charter Communications. Charter Communications reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.

Charter Communications will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable laws, including local ordinances.

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