Engineer III-Network Operation in Work From Home at Windstream

Date Posted: 9/29/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    4001 North Rodney Parham Road
    Work From Home
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    3 to 5 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Job ID:20002455

Windstream is considered an essential business and we are HIRING NOW. As our company responds to COVID-19, the safety and well being of our employees, customers, partners and communities is our top priority!

This induvial will be responsible for cross platform support managing both Windows 2012 – 2019 servers as well as Red Hat and Solaris systems. They will also be expected to help maintain infrastructure components such as Netapp Cisco UCS and eSXI clusters. The ability to work independent is critical. Strong communication and documentation skills are also critical.

Job Duties include but are not limited to the following: 

  • Configure and troubleshoot  systems; as well as, complex  network problems.
  • System design, implementation business continuity planning
  • Assisting architecture, planning, marketing engineering and operations organizations with design/implementation of new platforms/services
  • Tier III support
  • Interface with external vendors for trouble shooting; as well as, product enhancements.
  • Interface with internal/external leadership.

 Desired Qualifications:

  • Strong ability to work complex problems, evaluate information and arrive at creative solutions
  • Understanding of monitoring/troubleshooting practices and procedures
  • 5+ years as Unix systems administrator
  • 5+ years’ experience with Sun Solaris, Windows Server AND Linux
  • 4+ Years’ experience with Microsoft Active Directory
  • 5+ years’ experience administering VMware Horizon
  • 3+ years with Database experience a plus (Oracle, MySQL)


Job Requirements

Education and Experience:  

College degree in Engineering or a related field and 3-5 years professional level experience; or 7 years professional level related Engineering/Technical experience; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Engineering/Technical experience required.


EEO Statement: Windstream is an equal opportunity employer. At Windstream, we celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their ideas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability and veteran status. The diverse voices of our employees fuel our innovation and our inclusive culture. Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing.