Systems Engineer

Kyiv, Ukraine

(83731889)

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DESCRIPTION


Our customer provides property information, analytics, and data-enabled services in North America, Western Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company provides its services to mortgage lenders, brokers, credit unions, commercial banks, investment banks, fixed-income investors, real estate agents, MLS companies, property and casualty insurance companies, government agencies, and government-sponsored enterprises.

The project is a Network Operations Center Support for our customer.

Responsibilities

  • Monitor email or inbound phone calls alerting of incidents;
  • Monitor ticketing system with follow up on open/overdue tickets, ensure that tickets are appropriately updated by IT staff;
  • Establish Conference Bridge, bringing the appropriate resources together to work the incident;
  • Follow notification procedures, including internal notification to appropriate distribution lists in response to systems incidents;
  • Document steps and timeframes to resolution;
  • Prepare shift change documentation, identifying any incidents, observations or required follow up;
  • Identify deficiencies or possible improvements in monitoring tools or configuration;
  • Follow change management procedures;
  • Identify procedural deficiencies and suggest improvements leading to a higher level of customer service;
  • Identify monitoring deficiencies and suggest and/or executes on implementing those changes;
  • Provide “eyes on glass”, responding to any alerts per the documented procedures. This may include taking a prescribed action to resolve the issue (e.g. recycling IIS);
  • Notify documented on call resources of an incident, escalating as necessary if no response;
  • Work with Incident Management Team to facilitate necessary communications;
  • Contribute to the maintenance and improvement of the monitoring tools by escalating issues to NOC mgt;
  • Document all activities and participate in “shift turnover”;
  • Update and improve NOC response procedures (currently hosted in SharePoint);
  • Perform required daily/weekly/monthly systems maintenance tasks as established by Production Support Teams;
  • Participate in incident follow-up/review as appropriate.

Requirements

  • 1+ years of directly related experience;
  • Experience and technical aptitude related to the operations of applications, operating systems (Windows and Linux), networks and data-centers;
  • Knowledge of supported Production Support software, environments and methodology. (SolarWinds and/or App Dynamics as a plus);
  • Flexibility in work schedule based on coverage requirements;
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills in order to communicate with a wide range of internal and external customers;
  • Ability to multi-tasking, ensuring that while involved with one activity other alerts do not go un-detected;
  • Upper-intermediate English level (B2) or higher.

We offer

  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Individual career path;
  • Social package - medical insurance, sports;
  • Sick leave and regular vacation;
  • Partial coverage of costs for certification and IT conferences;
  • English classes with certified English teachers.