IT Systems Engineer

Frontier Communications   •  

Fort Wayne, IN

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware


Less than 5 years

Posted 62 days ago

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The IT Systems Engineer will be responsible for design, configuration and maintenance on National Compute Infrastructure.

Job Description:

  • Hardware build-out to expand and refresh available physical compute resources.
  • Identify realignment needs of resources to correct under provisioned and overprovisioned systems.
  • Recommend best practices for design and installation of new platforms.
  • Test and upgrade Cisco UCS environment as new versions of software and hardware become available.
  • Create and document procedures regarding compute infrastructure standards within the organization.
  • Under minimal direction, performs basic analysis, design, implementation and maintenance activities in various areas of IT
  • Works independently and leads assignments of moderate to high complexity.
  • Consistently applies the concepts of appropriate standard methodologies and best practices.
  • Prepares reports, records progress and creates solutions to IT problems/issues.
  • Partners with customer community to devise or modify procedures to solve complex problems or improve existing processes.
  • Interfaces with suppliers and vendors as needed to evaluate software, hardware or services and makes recommendations.
  • Applies principles, concepts and practices of the IT Competency Model at the Senior Engineer level.
  • Proactively enforces security policies to ensure IT assets are protected.


  • 3+ Years of experience managing Cisco UCS Domains; including defining monitoring standards, operational procedures and growth plans - required
  • Experience working with Cisco UCS Director and Cisco Intersight – required
  • 3+ Years of VMware virtualization technologies (e.g. ESXi, vCenter, vROPS) including design, configuration, and implementation in large enterprise environments - required
  • Strong Hardware and Software Troubleshooting Skills - required
  • Technical competency with identified hardware platforms preferred: Dell, Cisco UCS and emerging technologies
  • Experience with Enterprise storage technologies i.e. Tintri, Pure, EMC VMAX, VNX, XIO preferred
  • Experience with network technologies, including VLANs, NATs, Virtual Switches preferred
  • Experience with additional VMware tools (e.g., vRealize Operations, View, Site Recovery Manager) a plus
  • Must be detail oriented and self-managing.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Bachelor Degree with an emphasis in Information Systems or Computer Science required.
  • Technical IT certifications a plus – VCP7-DCV/VCP6-DCV, CCNA Data Center