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St Louis, MO Full Time Posted by: Edward Jones Posted: Tuesday, 2 March 2021

The Server Services Team is responsible for managing, supporting, and improving the Edward Jones server infrastructure environment.

The environment consists of 5,000 physical and virtual Linux and Windows servers, VMware virtualization platform, and 400 hosts.

Current high priority initiatives include large scale process automation, advancing operational efficiencies, enhanced monitoring, and Cloud initiative execution. This position will initially support current on-prem technologies but will also participate in Cloud transition efforts.

The ideal candidate will exhibit technical leadership to identify, drive, and support transformational technologies to support the current and future needs of Edward Jones.

Candidates should have a background in supporting and deploying critical IT infrastructure and leveraging major vendors' technologies to perform the planning and execution of platform currency, compute capacity, projects, and research efforts.

Day to day responsibilities would include

  • Plan, develop, and execute automation across platforms and teams to improve the agility and availability of the computing platform and eliminate process waste
  • Design, implement and support virtualization platform running on VMware vSphere
  • Design, implement and support Enterprise Red Hat Linux and Windows platform (physical & virtual)
  • Design and support for vendor tools including Red Hat Satellite, Ansible Tower, CloudForms, and HPE OneView
  • Select, implement and support HPE server enclosures
  • Support virtual hosts for VDI platform
  • Support Internal and DMZ infrastructure
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related field, or relevant experience
  • 5 or more years' experience in System Administration, with knowledge of both Linux (RHEL) and Windows OS
  • Experience with VMware ESXi and Vcenter for server virtualization
  • Understanding of Hardware, Operating Systems, Storage, Replication, and Network Technologies
  • Experience with automation including Scripting languages (PowerShell, Python, YAML, Bash)
  • Experience with Cloud computing and Cloud Administration (Azure & AWS)
  • Ability to develop technical requirements and system designs with an understanding of business and technical implications
  • Ability to provide first- and second-level support, including rotating assignment to provide 24×7 on-call coverage, monitoring, troubleshooting, and implementation support
  • Knowledge of DevOps practices and a general understanding of Application Development processes
  • Ability to demonstrate thought leadership and an innovation mindset
  • Ability to effectively communicate to business partners, vendors, technology peers, and across multiple levels of leadership

St Louis, MO, United States of America
Edward Jones
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3/2/2021 5:15:51 PM

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