Senior Release Engineer

IT Jacksonville, Florida


Duties will include:

  • Write and troubleshoot automation jobs to deploy and upgrade client environments in the cloud;
  • Assist in testing and updating existing runbooks
  • Install and configure Advent’s proprietary applications
  • Support SaaS operations for Advent applications hosted services, including application troubleshooting
  • Collaborate with team members and mentor junior staff
  • Develop and/or follow detailed project plans, schedules and related project documentation
  • Manage infrastructure projects from inception to production support

Competency Requirements 
Competency is based on: education, training, skills and experience. In order to adequately perform the responsibilities of this position the individual must:

  • Have experience managing and deploying to cloud environments utilizing configuration management tools such as Jenkins, Chef, Puppet, Ansible, CFEngine or SaltStack.
  • Have Windows 2008/2012/2016 server administration experience in an enterprise environment
  • Experience with SQL Server 2012 or above
  • Extensive experience in providing application and system support including experience working with manufacturer support to resolve technical issues
  • Results-driven self-starter with the ability to complete work independently within a collaborative environment
  • Ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects, execute according to project schedules, provide operational support, and deliver results with a high level of quality
  • Ability to rapidly learn new technologies to implement and support a fast paced environment
  • Proficient in system analysis and ability to provide supporting documentation
  • Must have 5+ years Systems Administration experience
  • TCP/IP, DHCP, WINS, DNS, Active Directory and GPO administration
  • Experience with common Windows-related protocols, e.g. Kerberos, NTLM, DNS, LDAP/S, Global Catalog
  • Microsoft Certification required
  • VmWare and Citrix certifications highly desirable
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred
  • Experience in the support and/or administration of Advent’s APX/Moxy/Geneva applications a big plus