Senior Systems Engineer

Financial Engines   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Not Specified years

Posted 34 days ago

Edelman Financial Engines is currently seeking an experienced, high energy and passionate Systems Engineer to join our Product Operations Team. This team serves as a foundation for all AWS tenant design, implementation and maintenance of Edelman Financial Engines enterprise systems. The Systems Engineer will be a senior contributor to operations projects with a focus on IaaS platforms. Successful candidates will be well organized, excel both independently and in a team environment, with minimal supervision. Applicants interested in a fast-paced, fun, collaborative and transparent environment will find the culture appealing.


  • Maintain AWS cost management efforts within the organization
  • Extend and support AWS Account factory Networking including Endpoints, Peers and Production support connectivity
  • Extensive knowledge of deploying and supporting both Windows and Linux systems
  • AWS Well Architected Framework evangelist working directly with Agile teams
  • Design, develop, and implement AWS systems, in both terraform and cloudformation, to support critical business projects
  • Maintain customer-obsessed culture by taking ownership of issues and providing quality solutions quickly
  • Utilize Splunk Data, Dashboards, reports to exceed customer expectations


  • Experience working with high availability, high performance, multi-data center systems
  • AWS SysOps or DevOps level understanding or experience building on Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3, VPC, KMS, etc.)
  • Experience with networking, routing, firewall concepts, as well as, tunnels and peers
  • Experience programming in Python, Java, Powershell or Shell
  • Experience with infrastructure as code tools such Terraform, cloudformation, AWS Service Catalog
  • Working knowledge of common web technologies such as Java/Tomcat, etc
  • Attention to detail and excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Comfortable in an environment with flexible work schedules, 24/7 availability, and on-call rotation
  • Experience with workflow management tools such as Jenkins, Jira, PagerDuty, MS Teams
  • BS in Engineering related field or 4+ years working on an operations team or consulting