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Senior Cloud Systems Engineer Tysons Corner, VA

  • Expired: September 10, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

POSITION OVERVIEW The Senior Cloud Systems Engineer collaborates with the Cloud Architecture and engineering teams in the implementation and operation of's multi-site data center infrastructure. This position works closely with the DevOps, Network Operations, Software Engineering and Quality Engineering teams in meeting and exceeding's internal and external SLAs around maximum availability, security, recover-ability and compliance. This includes monitoring, validating changes, gathering and reporting metrics, testing, incident management, and change management. The Senior Cloud Systems Engineer's primary job responsibilities will include: * Designing, implementing and automating cloud agnostic solutions for high availability / scalability and performance. * Monitoring, maintaining and updating hardened configurations and baselines * Implementing availability and performance monitoring frameworks * Implementing and testing system level High Availability and Disaster Recovery plans * Tracking, controlling, and reporting status of system conditions, software, documentation, and infrastructure changes to management * Troubleshoot and remediate issues across the infrastructure and create plans to prevent the same problem in the future * Implementing and maintaining configuration and automation frameworks to prevent drift and sustain company growth * Develop and maintain automation scripts to simplify and quicken deployments and modifications. * Providing high quality support to customers, prospects, management and peers * Develop and implementing capacity planning methodologies and operational reporting REQUIREMENTS * BS in Computer Science or related field * 7+ years relevant work experience in private / public cloud, SAN and networking * 5+ years of experience in data center operations * Working knowledge of hyper-converged infrastructure * Experience supporting multi-site and hot-hot architectures * Working knowledge of Windows Server and Linux operating systems is a requirement. * Experience with VMware data center stack; vSphere, vSAN, NSX, vRealize and vCenter * Knowledge of NAS and SAN based storage solutions * Experience maintaining monitoring frameworks on both commercial off-the-shelf and open source * Experience implementing scripts for automation and systems management: Powershell, bash * Experience implementing and updating configuration management frameworks and applications: Ansible, Puppet, Chef, etc. * Relevant certification accreditations on the different components of the Cloud is highly desirable: Network (Cisco, F5 appliances), Converged infrastructure (Cisco UCS, Flexpod), Virtualization (Vmware) and Storage (NetApp, Pure) * Familiar with multi-tiered escalation and on call procedures * Experience working in SOX, FISMA, HIPAA and PCI compliant multi-tenant environments * Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment * Self-directed approach with high degree of initiative to propose new solutions, troubleshoot and resolve issues * On call availability WHY WORK FOR ALARM.COM? * Collaborate with outstanding people: We hire only the best.

Our standards are high and our employees enjoy working alongside other high achievers. * Make an immediate impact: New employees can expect to be given real responsibility for bringing new technologies to the marketplace. You are empowered to perform as soon as you join the team! * Gain well rounded experience: offers a diverse and dynamic environment where you will get the chance to work directly with executives and develop expertise across multiple areas of the business. * Work with the latest technologies: You'll gain exposure to a broad spectrum of IoT, SaaS and M2M technologies including wireless communication, video monitoring, smart home automation, web development, and backend application development and hosting. * Focus on fun: places high value on our team culture. We even have a committee dedicated to hosting a stand-out holiday party, happy hours, and other fun corporate events. COMPANY INFO is the leading cloud-based platform for smart security and the Internet of Things.

More than 6 million home and business owners depend on our solutions every day to make their properties safer, smarter, and more efficient. And every day, we're innovating new technologies in rapidly evolving spaces including AI, video analytics, facial recognition, machine learning, energy analytics, and more. earned the Top Workplace™ award for our employee culture and the meaningful work we do to give property owners peace of mind, help them conserve energy and water, and stay connected to loved ones.

We're seeking those who are passionate about creating change through technology and who want to make a lasting impact on the world around them. For more information, please visit COMPANY BENEFITS offers competitive pay and benefits including a wide choice of healthcare options with generous company subsidy, a health savings account option with company contribution, 401(k) with employer match, paid holidays and paid time off increasing with tenure, paid maternity and paternity leave, company paid STD/LTD and life insurance, flexible spending accounts, and a casual dress work environment. is an Equal Opportunity Employer In connection with your application, we collect information that identifies, reasonably relates to or describes you ("Personal Information"). The categories of Personal Information that we may collect include your name, government-issued identification number(s), email address, mailing address, other contact information, emergency contact information, employment history, educational history, criminal record, and demographic information. We collect and use those categories of Personal Information about you for human resources and other business management purposes, including identifying and evaluating you as a candidate for potential or future employment or future positions, record keeping in relation to recruiting and hiring, conducting criminal background checks as permitted by law, conducting analytics, and ensuring compliance with applicable legal requirements and Company policies.


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