As a member of the Engineering Computing EC team the System Engineer will be an all-rounder in the Linux System Administration field. The main focus of the role is the operation of a R&D high performance computing environment and data centers including application servers and compute servers. The candidate is part of a global team and will implement global standards, procedures and other infrastructure necessary to support the user community in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
The responsibilities of the IT System Engineer will include but not be limited to:
-Applying advanced troubleshooting to data center software/hardware issues
-Installation, operation and configuration of compute farm components Linux focus: compute servers, login servers and application servers.
-Driving continuous improvement efforts to meet data center health goals, as well as emerging capacity and performance needs
-Representing local requirements to global, cross-functional, and cross-site teams. Interacts with end users, IT partners, system architects, and service and support teams worldwide
-Acting as contact person for infrastructure topics and provide guidance on IT policies to end users
-Handling of 2nd and 3rd level IT tickets, e.g. system configuration, advanced trouble shooting
-System monitoring and handling of deviations and alerts
-Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related fields
-Excellent written and verbal communications skills
-Patient and professional interaction with the end user
-Strong analytical and problem solving skills
-A team player
-Good time management abilities and flexibility on multiple task assignments
-Proactive problem solving abilities
-Ability to be flexible in working hours to interact with peers from other regions and provide on-call support out of office hours
-Experience in Linux system administration; Suse/Ubuntu/Redhat would be an added advantage
-Experience in High Performance Computing would be an added advantage
-Familiarity with storage concepts and technologies
-NAS would be an added advantageInside this Business Group
Intel's Information Technology Group (IT) designs, deploys and supports the information technology architecture and hardware/software applications for Intel. This includes the LAN, WAN, telephony, data centers, client PCs, backup and restore, and enterprise applications. IT is also responsible for e-Commerce development, data hosting and delivery of Web content and services.