Address SLA-bound technical incident reports or requests by the client.
Execute batch jobs and monitor the solution, including log files, for alarms.
Monitor the health and stability of the client environments, proactively engaging the necessary stakeholders and remediating issues/incidents that may arise.
Manage the client’s backup processing and verify backups are successfully obtained to meet SLA requirements.
Perform system maintenance and backup and recovery responsibilities, such as applications shutdown/start-up, disabling/enabling regular processing events, performing required backups, and verifying that all required, normal, client operations are resumed accurately following the maintenance.
Address client requests for technical assistance such as file recovery, user ID management, or execution of special processes.
Support other technical teams by providing screen shots, query executions, or log files necessary to resolve system or application issues.
For new client implementations, test and fine-tune scripts and cycle automation processes to ensure stable steady-state operations.
You have experience with UNIX, MS SQL and scripting (C shell, K shell, bash, etc.); Linux, Oracle, Access and programing languages (Perl, Visual Basic, Cobol, R, Python, etc.) will be considered as well.
You have knowledge of SFTP/FTP/HTTPS/HTTP and standard network concepts.
You are a practical problem solver, strategic thinker and seek advice when needed.
You understand importance of adhering to contractual Service Level Agreements.
You have strong interpersonal skills working across multiple teams and building trusted client relationships.
You take pride in your work and able to communicate technical issues, verbally and written, effectively to both technical non-technical team members and/or clients.
Strong written and oral communication skills. Ability to provide clear, effective communication regarding technical issues and impact to client business
You have great time management and the ability to work on own initiatives with minimal management supervision.
You are able to collaborate effectively with globally dispersed teams.
Other Desired Skills:
Knowledge of related software and other automated job scheduling tools (JIRA, New Relic, Actifio, etc.)
Infrastructure or operations experience in a UNIX/LINUX/Wintel environment
Familiarity with a multi-tiered architecture and network connectivity
Familiarity with hosting platforms such as WebSphere and JBoss