The Information Services team is looking for an InfrastructureDeployment Engineer to join a collaborative server deployment team for Memorial Sloan Ketterings enterprise datacenter. We will provide the right person with an opportunity to deploy enterprise-class Microsoft, UNIX and VMware platforms using the latest HP, Cisco and DELL server hardware, allowing us to provide highly-available solutions that meet our organizational requirements. Some of the daily responsibilities include physical and virtual server deployments and retirements, server racking and stacking, technical support, project-driven implementations in order to maintain a stable and resilient environment.
Plan, deploy, configure, document and resolve issues relating to server deployments and server automation in highly available configurations using enterprise-class HP, Cisco, Dell PowerEdge, VMware, Microsoft and Unix platforms.
Demonstrate enterprise-level expertise in Microsoft Server 2008 and 2012 as well as RHEL or SUSE Linux for physical and virtual platforms.
Install, configure, troubleshoot and maintain server-based applications running on the servers including MS Clusters, Anti-Virus, Host Intrusion Prevention, Microsoft IIS, Apache, PHP, etc.
Increase reliability and enhance efficiencies by implementing 3rd party tools and scripts for server deployment automation.
Create and maintain gold standard operating system images.
Coordinate and work with outside vendors to resolve problems and issues with hardware and software as it relates to server deployment and automation.
Ensure compliance to security standards, policies and guidelines across the server infrastructure are met.
Accurately report progress of assigned tasks, meet commitments and project due dates, effective planning and foresight to mitigate potential delays
Identify areas where existing policies, procedures, or configurations require change or where new ones need to be developed.
Assist team architects in the evaluation of new products, solutions, and services.
Assist the server applications and server management teams in establishing, maintaining, continuously improving, and sharing server deployment standards, solutions, and support procedures to aid overall stability, reliability, agility, security, and recoverability of these systems and services.
Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.
Consistently achieving results, even under tough
Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals.
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.
Adept at learning quickly, applying insights from past efforts to new situations.
Bachelor degree in Computer science or related area experience in a networked technology environment with 4 years related IT experience OR an equivalent combination of education and experience
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and 2012, Red Hat/SUSE Linux, Microsoft IIS, Microsoft Clustering solutions.
Proven knowledge with Windows and Linux Servers, Server Operations and Server applications.
Demonstrated knowledge with Server automation product such as BMC Blade Logic, HP Rapid deployment, SCCM or Puppet.
Proven knowledge with both physical and virtualized servers, especially VMWare.
Demonstrated knowledge with TCP/IP, DNS and DHCP protocols.
Skilled in Server hardware troubleshooting and configuration.
Deep understanding of networking and SAN/NAS technologies and concepts.
Ability to work independently as well as part of a team with a high level of attention to detail.
Ability to manage several projects simultaneously and prioritize tasks accordingly.
Excellent verbal/written interpersonal, presentation, and customer service skills.
Proficient in core client applications necessary to communicate and document (MS Office, Visio).
Nice to Have:
HP, VMware, Microsoft MCSE certifications
Experience with Cisco UCS servers
Good scripting and programming skills (PowerShell / PowerCLI)
Lead projects and enterprise class deployments of HP, Cisco or DELL Hardware and other similar technologies
Knowledge of team-adjacent applications such as AD, DNS, SQL, SharePoint, XenApp, Avamar, NetBackup, etc.
Internal Number: 2019-33723
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.