Windows Systems Engineer in Seattle, WA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Comcast   •  

Seattle, WA 98160

Industry: Media


Not Specified years

Posted 41 days ago

Job Title: Windows Systems Engineer

Characteristics - Individual Qualities:

� Strong ability to learn on your own and take in new information and ideas

� Enthusiastic problem solver

� Great communicator

� Interest in one or more of the following: big data, science, technology, programming, engineering or exploration, management, leadership

� Wants to help realize team goals, get things done, and be valued as a key contributor

� Friendly, easy to work with


� Work with team to plan, design and deploy infrastructure

� Support and operate Microsoft Windows Server environment

� Support and operate Microsoft Active Directory domain

� Manage DNS

� Build and improve automation tools to streamline our day-to-day operations

� Provide monitoring, maintenance and on-call support for systems, infrastructure, and services

� Manage and maintain server systems

� Participate in daily scrums, sprint planning, sprint reviews, and architecture review meetings

� Keep operations documentation relevant and up-to-date

� Enforce operations and security policies in the hosted environment

� Communicate regularly with peers and management regarding system status and implementation schedules


� Must be fluent with the administration and troubleshooting of Windows systems

� Familiar with modern cloud management - e.g. AWS

� Automation experience in scripting languages. Bash, Ruby, PERL or PowerShell

� Experience implementing and managing a configuration management system (Chef, Puppet)

� Fluent in Active Directory and DNS management

� Must have strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills. Must be able to take on an issue and see it through until completely resolved

� VM administration experience, VMware preferred

� Experience monitoring systems and networks, and providing on-call support for a 24x7 production service

� Good documentation and communication skills

� Great attitude, character, integrity, "can do" attitude. Fosters positive team relationships through trust and flexibility

Experience with the following a plus:

� Experience with enterprise storage systems

� Encoding hardware/software

� Experience with Cisco UCS blade server infrastructure (or FlexPod) highly preferred

� Understanding of data center capacity planning, power, cooling, etc...

Valid Through: 2019-11-6