Senior Systems Design Engineer

Recruiter
Absolute Solution Ltd
Location
Guildford
Salary
£58 - 62k depending on experience
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SENIOR SYSTEMS ENGINEER

JOB SUMMARY:
Implements, configures and plays a lead role in the design of complex systems for internal and external customers. Assists in performing analysis on existing systems as well as system maintenance. Determines system specifications, input/output processes and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility. Coordinates design of subsystems and integration of total system. Identifies, analyzes and resolves program support deficiencies. Develops and recommends corrective actions.

Technical Experience - some or all of the following:

- Familiarity with docker, openshift,and containerized applications a major plus
- Streamlining in Linux
- Database technology experience - app side
- Data Structures
- Big Data

JOB ACCOUNTABILITIES:

- Provides production centric architectural and operational oversight for the development of new or enhanced services and/or products.
- Engineers, configures, and assists in the architecting of complex technical solutions for applications/systems implementations and upgrades based on specific business requirements. Solutions may be new, existing, in-house, third party or a combination.
- Researches and evaluates new technologies and software products to determine feasibility and desirability of incorporating their capabilities within the company's products. Assists in the formulation and execution of test plans for Proof of Concepts.
- Performs day-to-day and complex system administration and monitoring tasks for assigned systems. Works with internal and external customers and vendors to resolve technical system problems in a timely manner with a primary focus on complex problems.
- Supports development, QA and product teams by providing high-level analysis and AOD environment based design reviews, performance, scalability and benchmark test guidance, and subject matter expertise in technology and design.

MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
- 5+ years of technical experience in product architecture and/or production IT environments
- Previous experience in designing and/or implementing systems with a focus on scalability and high-availability.
- Experience with configuring and troubleshooting development and production environments.

Travel required, may be domestic or international
Weekend and off-hours support may be required

Openshift, Streamlining Linux, docker,Big Data