Infrastructure Engineer

Worthington Industries   •  

Columbus, OH

Industry: Agriculture & Natural Resources


5 - 7 years

Posted 41 days ago

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Worthington Industries is seeking an accountable Corporate Infrastructure Engineer here at our Columbus headquarters. This role will provide enterprise-level designs/solutions, deployment, support, and administration of server and storage/backup systems.


  • Understand and analyze business needs and current system configurations
  • Translate business requirements to effective, efficient, & secure system designs (documented designs); focus on user experience is a must
  • Securely configure and deploy infrastructure system solutions and related technologies. For example: managing and installing operating systems (including virtualization) and services, developing scripts, managing and developing system capacity plans, installing and configuring hardware and software (physical and virtual), managing storage and backup systems, integrating systems to make interoperable (both on-premise and cloud)
  • Test system solutions, working with end users and system owners as needed
  • Perform production support and troubleshooting (root cause analysis)
  • Remain current on new or emerging tools and solutions that could benefit our business systems
  • Support, train, and share knowledge with peers, end users, and other teams as needed (Service Desk, End Users, Network, Security, Release Management, etc.)
  • Ensure systems perform in an optimal fashion that meets or exceeds business requirements; automate tasks, procedures/processes as needed
  • Complete system documentation (design, run books, etc.)
  • Provide accurate estimates of work (tasks, hours, etc.), perform work in a timely & quality manner, and report status of work in a timely manner
  • Perform in a continuous improvement mode (constantly look for ways to operate more efficiently and effectively; and apply change)
  • Assist with technology planning, strategy, and roadmap activities, as needed
  • Adhere to department principles, processes, standards, conventions, and industry best practices when performing work
  • Other duties as assigned

Desired Experience

  • Bachelors Degree preferred.
  • A minimum of 5+ years server and storage experience (Microsoft, VMWare, Distributed Storage) in a structured work environment
  • Microsoft certifications (MCP, Microsoft MCSE, etc.), VMWare certifications, NetApp certifications are preferred.
  • Strong working knowledge of server, storage/backup, security fundamentals, and architectures
  • Strong working knowledge of Windows Server (2008 R2, 2012 R2, & 2016), Active Directory, DHCP, DNS, Group Policy, DFS, File/Print, and certificate services
  • Solid working knowledge of NetApp storage systems
  • Solid working knowledge of backup and replication systems (Veeam preferred)
  • Solid working knowledge of VMware vCenter 5.5+, vSphere, vRealize Suite
  • Working knowledge of Linux Operating systems is preferred
  • Working knowledge and experience with system security models, performance tuning, monitoring and alerts, and cloud computing

Essential Skills:

  • Ability to configure system solutions in a manner to foster maintainability in a team environment
  • Ability to quickly learn and apply technology is required
  • Ability to work in a distributed environment (at least 60+ sites, 5000+ users)
  • Requires on-call after hours support (part of on call rotation with team)
  • Knowledge of Cisco UCS is preferred
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 is preferred
  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server is preferred
  • Basic knowledge of ITIL is preferred
  • General knowledge of VDI is preferred
  • Ability to travel as needed (approx. 10%)
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including teamwork and team building
  • Strong analytical, technical, and troubleshooting skills
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Understanding of improving and leaning out business processes


Bachelors in Computer Science or Information Technology

Company Information

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.