Randstad Operations Center Engineer in Jacksonville, Florida

Operations Center Engineer

job details:

  • location:Jacksonville, FL

  • date posted:Wednesday, March 7, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Information Technology

  • reference:606649

job description

Randstad Technologies is seeking an Operations Center Engineer

Jacksonville, FL


*No sponsorship available


  • Application availability, performance, and scalability

  • Responsible for planning, designing, and implementing the appropriate monitoring and alerting solutions needed to ensure the stability, integrity, and efficient operation of enterprise information systems. .

  • Design, implement, maintain internal tools to improve the efficiency of the team in day to day operations

  • Investigate and recommend ways to more elegantly/efficiently enhance processing time, reliability, scalability and ease of deployment

  • Produce and maintain documentation on installations, incidents, SOP's, and FAQs through Confluence

  • Contribute to planning efforts for disaster recovery, capacity expansion, component upgrading and system hardening

  • Leverage knowledge of UNIX scripting languages in administration and maintenance of systems production environment

The above cited duties and responsibilities describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to the job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all the duties and responsibilities that an incumbent may be expected or asked to perform.


  • Degree/diploma in Information Systems or related industry with 2 years additional experience.

  • 3-5+ years of operations experience with large-scale, high-availability distributed systems

  • Software development experience a plus

o Java


o UNIX/Linux

o Application server support (i.e. JBOSS, Glassfish, WebSphere, Jetty)


  • Hands-on knowledge of Linux and scripting (Bash, Python, Perl, etc)

  • Strong knowledge of Unix/Linux Operating systems

  • Strong troubleshooting, problem-solving and analytical skills

  • Proven track record troubleshooting critical issues on complex, high-traffic systems

  • Ability to analyze and optimize all major aspects of server-side performance

  • Ability to implement solid script-based solutions for system tasks (PXE, kickstart, etc)

  • Self-starter who manages their own priorities and activities

  • Excellent organizational skills and discipline to follow through

  • Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical personnel

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  • You're able to tackle complex issues with a strong sense of urgency and ownership

  • Deep knowledge of monitoring and related tools (IT360, Splunk, IPMI, Nagios, Trac, JIRA, etc)