Full Time Job

Sr. Systems Engineer

Sinclair Broadcast Group

Cockeysville, MD 05-02-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Sr. Systems Engineer (Backup Operations)

Sinclair Broadcast Group seeks a motivated and experienced Sr. Systems Engineer, focusing on enterprise backup and recovery, to join the Corporate Information Technology Department. The individual will develop, integrate, and support key Enterprise infrastructure solutions.

• Management and governance of enterprise backup and recovery using industry best practices
• Plan and implement security best practices for enterprise backups
• Monitor day-to-day operational backups
• Troubleshoot and remediate backup failures
• Analyze business requirements and define business continuity and disaster recovery strategy recommendations
• Provide quality technical documentation, including standard operating procedures, as SME, to other Systems Engineers and Administrators
• Mentor and train team members on effective backup and recovery methodologies
• Drive efficiencies through process automation to optimize operations and ensure service uptimes
• Collaborate with other internal teams and third-party vendors to define best-in-class solutions
• Proactively monitor KPIs and address areas of improvement for enterprise backup and recovery

Experience, Skills & Competencies:
• 7+ years of experience in IT engineering
• 7+ years of enterprise backup and recovery using Commvault
• 7+ years of Windows Server and Linux operating systems
• Knowledge and understanding of data protection, deduplication, data replication, encryption, and immutability
• Experience maintaining backup infrastructure, including performance tuning and troubleshooting
• Experience designing and testing Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery plans
• Experience with writing scripts and IT process automation – PowerShell, VB, Python, etc.
• Advanced knowledge of Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, and Microsoft Office 365
• Experience working within an Agile/SAFe framework
• Strong analytical problem-solving skills with a focus on data-driven decision-making
• Strong presentation skills with deep experience in data usage both in excel and other dash-boarding platforms
• Advanced understanding and experience with monitoring tools
• Strong leadership skills
• Ability to quickly grasp technical issues and offer solutions
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Outgoing and enthusiastic personality
• Professional business demeanor
• Customer-focused attitude and desire to interface directly with end-user clients
• Industry certifications are a plus
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems or a related field or equivalent work experience
• Immediate authorization to work in the US

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g6544j-34-231-247-88-42 in your application.