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Sr. Systems Administrator

Location: Christiana, DE, United States
Organization: Exelon Business Servcs Co, LLC
Job ID: 233512
Date Posted: Oct 12, 2021

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Job Description

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At Exelon, we've got a place for you!

Join the nation's leading competitive energy provider, with one of the largest electricity generation portfolios and retail customer bases in the country. You will be part of a family of companies that strives for the highest standards of power generation, competitive energy sales, and energy delivery. Our team of outstanding professionals is focused on performance, thought leadership, innovation, and the power of ideas that come from a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Exelon will provide you the tools and resources you need to design, build and enhance a successful career. We are also dedicated to motivating the success of our employees through competitive base salary, incentives, and health and retirement benefits.

Join Exelon and share your passion at a forward-thinking Fortune 100 company. Establish yourself in a place where you can truly shine and create a brighter, more sustainable tomorrow. Energize your career at Exelon!

Position may be required to work extended hours, including 24 x 7 coverage during storms or other energy delivery emergencies.  


PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION

Candidate will possess the experience and skills to support and optimize in an advanced role within the Exelon IT organization by providing expert technical guidance, direction and insight to project managers and stakeholders regarding IT system solutions and improvements being deployed within the enterprise environment. Must possess expert & skillful abilities to optimize and maintain high priority and complex IT system initiatives and project solutions in a highly secured and regulated environment. 

The IT Sr. Systems Engineer will be expected to provide technical leadership to support delivery and maintenance of IT solutions supporting Exelon. Must have the ability to evaluate IT infrastructure and application solutions and make recommendations for supporting and optimizing application and data workloads within these hosting models. Demonstrate expertise for monitoring, configuration, and maintenance, of current hosting services to support virtual hosting technologies, software defined datacenter technologies, hyper-converged datacenter hardware solutions, and software tools. This role will work in collaboration with other IT teams, leadership, enterprise business partners, vendors and project/design teams, in all aspects of the secure & reliable hosting of applications throughout Exelon’s large & complex enterprise and real time operational environments.


PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
- Support projects, planning, maintenance and operations. Consults and advises leadership, project teams, application/service support teams and end users to optimize availability and performance analysis for potential changes related to SCADA environments running UNIX/Linux operating systems. Provide technical expertise and guidance for maintaining performance and reliability of key IT solutions.
- Work closely with leadership and the team to develop future improvement plans, resource requirements, migrations strategies, and project schedules to improve service delivery and efficiency. Understand other technologies and service offerings and their impact to the delivery of services of SCADA operating environments that support the transmission, distribution, and reliability of the electrical grid.
- Establish evaluation, testing, lab and mockup solutions as needed. Serve as a senior resource and mentor in assigned daily support and deployments to operations and ensure solutions meet business requirements and established metrics (SLA’s). Responsible for operating and maintaining complex solutions at the component level, including hands-on configuration, leading troubleshooting efforts and optimization of metrics and support for project based initiation of Linux infrastructure expansion and timelines.
- Provide feedback and guidance to leadership and peers to risks identified during business impact analysis, site risk assessments and disaster recovery planning.
- Maintain technical knowledge and business acumen within our own discipline or function.

POSITION SCOPE
- Position interacts with all levels of employees, including executives, vendors, involved in design, performance, maintenance, review, approval, testing and communication of business plans and services
- Position has expertise in UNIX/Linux operating systems design, architecture, administration and experience with related technologies and the integration of these technologies in a SCADA environment.
- Position has senior level expertise and hands-on competency in platform or application area of expertise, and tools/systems associated with these functions.
- Work under minimal supervision.
- Mentors junior-level team members and others.

 

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
- Bachelor’s Degree (Computer Science or related field) and 5 – 8 years' experience (IT infrastructure support, application support, malware protection, cyber security processes, disaster/recovery, etc.) or 9 – 12 years equivalent job experience.
- Demonstrated consulting, presentation, and project management skills.
- Demonstrated expert proficiency in at least two operational domains such as Linux/Unix Operating Systems, Ansible Automation, Citrix Receivers, Oracle Linux Manager, Automation, Architecture/Design, Business Continuity, storage administration, collaboration, application design
- Ability to travel domestically.
- 24/7 on-call rotational duties

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
- Familiarity with NERC-CIP  
- Satellite/OLM experience
- Demonstrated experience with server imaging, patching, and scripting

 


Exelon is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and employees or applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to: age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

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