Burns & McDonnell Senior Systems Specialist - Information Technology (Kansas City) in Kansas City, Missouri
The Senior Systems Specialist leads the implementation, administration and monitoring of the compute and cloud based solutions for the company.
Design, implement and manage server, backup, virtualization, and storage solutions, along with hybrid cloud based environments which balance performance with the cost of the solution
Research and implement systems software, operating systems, monitoring tools, utilities and other tools required to efficiently manage the compute and storage environments for the company.
Research, analyze and recommend solutions that optimize the efficiency, availability and serviceability of the server and storage environments.
Work with development teams, vendors and outside consultants on the direction and vision of future compute environments for the company.
Participate in strategic planning and solution provisioning concerning data center and virtual data center.
Subject Matter Expert in systems environment
All other duties assigned
Bachelor's degree in Management Information Systems or related field. Applicable experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.
A minimum of 8 years of Operations and Implementation experience in large, complex environments
VMware Certified Professional (VCP-(DCV/CMA)) certification required.
Technical expertise in computer equipment, storage, back-ups, operating systems and tools used in an operating environment required.
Ability to work independently, think creatively and analytically, and make quick and sound decisions.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Req ID: 211066