Charles Schwab Site Reliability Engineer-Network in Westlake, Texas
Westlake - TX, TX2050R, 2050 Roanoke Road, 76262-9616
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As a company, we were established by Chuck at http://www.aboutschwab.com/about/leadership/charles_schwab over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.
We are seeking a Network Engineer in the Reliability Engineering team within the Telecom Services organization. The Network Engineer will be a key technical member of a diversified team of network engineering professionals responsible for optimizing processes and maintenances by using software.
What you’ll do:
We are looking for skilled engineers with disciplines that incorporate aspects of software engineering and operations. We are combining these skills come up with better ways of managing and operating the network.
Identify opportunities to build innovative tools and solve unique operations problems on a large scale network
Create scripts to automate operational tasks & incorporate the solutions into network infrastructure
Triage alerts & diagnose/resolve critical issues Manage implementation of changes
Coordinate capacity planning & OS deployment
Participate in on-call rotation.
What you have:
A solid background in software engineering & development.
Proficiency in Java, Python, Perl or Ruby is highly desired. Knowledge & experience with Linux/Apache.
Experience with system monitoring and alerting for availability, reliability and performance.
Extensive knowledge of TCP/IP networking and network architecture along with the ability to solve operational related challenges through automation is required.
Advanced trouble shooting skills on layer 1 – 7 on the OSI model is required.
Experience in Java, Python, Perl or Ruby.
Experience in SRE/systems engineering is preferred.
3+ years using Linux, certification (LPIC-2, LFCE, RHCE) preferred.
BA/BS degree in Computer Science or relevant Technical Major.
Specific actions & goals Life Cycling: Progressive platform, model & OS updates to ensure innovative capabilities and support assurance L2 Break/Fix: Infrastructure restoration through self-healing solutions, driving each to closure Stabilization: Prevention of new & known issues from occurring & reoccurring Vulnerability Identification: Document exposures & construct software based solutions Capacity Planning & Scaling: Create an infrastructure that permits dynamic growth or reduction Tactical Automation: Proactively drive autonomy to create pre-emptive tools & solutions Alarm Accountability: Active ownership & response to all notifications.
What you’ll get:
Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program
Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions
Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships
Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life
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Relocation Offered?: No
Work Schedule: Days
Languages: English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications: None
Relevant Work Experience: IT-Communications/Networking-2-5 yrs
Position Located In: TX - Westlake
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Expiration Date: Tuesday, June 12, 2018