Sr Engineer in Work From Home at Windstream

Date Posted: 3/3/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID:21000372

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!

Sr. Engineer-Network Operations

Desired Qualifications: 
• Strong communication, people, and presentation skills
• Strong ability to work complex problems, evaluate information, and arrive at creative solutions
• Understanding of monitoring/troubleshooting practices and procedures

• 5+ years managing at least two database technologies (Oracle, MSSQL, DB2 with HADR, MySQL, MariaDB)
• 5+ years experience with Linux, Windows, and Solaris
• 5+ years experience with system monitoring platforms
• 4+ years experience with scripting around system automation (Perl, Python)
• 5+ years experience supporting database backup and recovery
• Ability to lead multiple projects and be accountable for outcome
• Self-driven ability to continuously learn and apply new technologies

Job Duties include but are not limited to the following:

• Serve as Engineer and subject matter expert for all database types

• Serve as backup for Configuration Management Lead using Saltstack
• System design, implementation business continuity planning

• Full stack ownership for internal products
• Configure and troubleshoot systems; as well as, complex network problems.
• Assisting architecture, planning, marketing, engineering, and operations organizations with design/implementation of new platforms/services
• Tier III support
• Interface with external vendors for troubleshooting; as well as, product enhancements.
• Interface with internal/external leadership

• Some light data center support

Job Requirements

College degree in Engineering or a related field and 5-7 years professional level experience with 0-2 years supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or 9 years professional level related Engineering/Technical experience with 0-2 years supervisory experience for roles with supervision; 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.