Data Center System Engineer

Job Info

Jul 26, 2023


Posting Expiration Date: Sep 26, 2023

Schedule Type: Full-Time

Minimum Salary: $95000

Maximum Salary: $125000

Organization: IT Engineering & Operations

Department: IT Infrastructure & Operations

Section: IT ENG Build Data Center Eng

Location: NY-New York-4 Irving Pl Headquarters

Job Description

Mission Statement

  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) employees are required to follow health, safety, and environmental policies, EEO, Standards of Business Conduct, and all other applicable company policy and procedures. We all share a responsibility to advance the company’s mission by excelling at our three corporate priorities – safety of our people and the public, operational excellence in all that we do, and ensuring the best possible customer experience.

Core Responsibilities

  • Design, and architect highly reliable virtualized or hyperconverged infrastructure, enterprise storage arrays
  • Present proposed architecture designs to IT leadership teams and/or the business; make technical recommendations for high availability virtualization technologies ensuring infrastructure environments support cybersecurity standards and requirements
  • Assess current and future data center capacity requirements and develop a 5-yr infrastructure plan
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design and implement data center projects or infrastructure, including power distribution, cooling systems, networking equipment, and hardware installations
  • Implement best practices for storage management, SAN/NAS protocols, and data deduplication including capacity planning, provisioning, performance optimization, and data migration
  • Author, review, and evaluate technical documents and collaborate with developers, system administrators, and other stakeholders to ensure that infrastructure meets business requirements
  • Provide operational expertise surrounding the health, security, and performance of platform systems
  • Provide technical support to resolve complex system issues for timely resolution
  • Develop and implement backup and disaster recovery strategies for critical systems and data
  • Provide training and guidance to IT run teams on implemented technologies
  • Must be available to work off-hours as required to support deployments or respond to corporate emergencies
  • Perform other related tasks and assignments as required

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree Bachelor's Degree preferably in Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering a minimum of (3) years of IT experience or
  • Associate's Degree Bachelor's Degree preferably in Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering and a minimum of (5) years of IT experience or
  • High School Diploma/GED and a minimum of (7) years of IT experience

Relevant Work Experience

  • Deep experience of converged infrastructure, hyper-converged infrastructure, virtualization, enterprise storage arrays, backup, and disaster recovery Required
  • Implemented virtualization technologies such as VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, or Nutanix Acroplis Required
  • Implemented automation tools such as Hashicorp Terraform, vRealize Automation/Orchestration, Nutanix CALM Required
  • Advanced knowledge of virtualization and storage engineering, preferably Cisco System CI, Dell technologies and Nutanix HCI and Vmware Required
  • Monitored and responded to infrastructure incidents, troubleshooting, and conducted root cause analysis Required
  • Used scripting languages (e.g., PowerShell, Python) for automation and task scheduling Required
  • Working knowledge of TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL, DNS, FTP, SSH, and other internet protocols Required
  • Administered enterprise SAN infrastructure in corporate environments Required
  • Working knowledge of backup and recovery procedures to ensure database availability, protection from data loss, and restoration through disaster recovery procedures Required

Skills & Ability

  • Excellent collaboration and team building skills
  • Well organized, detail oriented and flexible to handle multiple assignments
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint, etc.

Licenses & Certifications

  • Driver's License Required

Physical Demands

  • Must push, pull, lift up to 40 pounds
  • Must sit or stand to use a keyboard, mouse, and computer for entire shift
  • Must have excellent manual dexterity and be able to use hands for entire shift
  • Must stoop, bend, reach and kneel throughout the workday
  • Must be able to read small print and symbols.

Other Physical Demands

  • Must be able to respond to Company emergencies by performing a System Emergency Assignment to restore service to our customers.
  • Must wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as a hard hat, gloves, and safety shoes when required

Technical Difficulty Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of the individual’s actual or perceived disability, protected veteran status, race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, domestic violence victim status, or any other actual or perceived status protected by law.