23 days old

Linux Administrator - P117975

Riverwoods, IL 60015
  • Job Code
    P117975
\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work.\u003C/strong\u003E Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EUnder direction from management and/or team leads, responsible for all activities related to database system administration. Ensures long-term requirements of systems operations and administration are included in the overall information systems planning of the organization. Responsible for the installation, maintenance, configuration, and integrity of database infrastructure, hardware, and software. Implements operating system enhancements that will improve the reliability and performance of the system. Recognizes and troubleshoots problems with server hardware and applications software. Follows established documented standards and procedures to complete their tasks. Requires in-depth knowledge of computer operations and familiarity with the deployed database technologies to meet the needs of our customers and business.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPerforms scheduled changes (patching, maintenance, deployment, decommission, configuration, performance tuning) for all hardware and software used to support the database infrastructure.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EParticipates in pager rotation to provide 24x7 support for all database system environments (Prod, Test, Development).\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EParticipates with infrastructure and application teams regarding project work, POCs, and/or troubleshooting exercises.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMonitors the database system hardware/software for performance degradation, connectivity issues, system events and alerts.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EUpdates and manages tickets through resolution with vendors and internal support groups.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETests, analyzes, performs corrective actions and restores availability and services in a timely and accurate manner to eliminate/reduce application impact.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProvides timely notifications to management/outage team and escalates tickets to appropriate internal and external management as needed.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in System Administration, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E2\u002B years of experience in Mainframe Engineering, Unix/Linux Administration, Database Systems, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E#LI-DR1 \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

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  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-10-24 Expires: 2019-12-12

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