Infrastructure Engineer III

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we are a team that is motivated to change an industry through technology. As the Infrastructure Engineer III, you will be responsible for managing, developing, and troubleshooting software that enables us to deliver world-class customer service. We will equip you with the best tools in the industry to grow and develop to a level that will exceed your expectations and help you reach the goals you set for yourself, your colleagues, your career, and your customers.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability, and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Develop and deploy automated processes as part of the maintenance and operations of the virtual environment
  • Configure and deploy virtual servers as required; monitor and improve the performance the virtual environment
  • Set up, configure, and support internal and/or external servers and storage; develop and maintain all virtual systems’ applications, security and network configurations
  • Perform server upgrades, patches, and new applications and equipment; provide technical support and guidance to users
  • Support the business functions, datacenters, offices, and IT service/application requirements; ensure all server services and support meet defined corporate SLAs
  • Assist with developing and maturing server processes required to support and scale the company’s IT service functions; responsible for server systems design and engineering in support of new systems, services, and scalability
  • Assist with business continuity and disaster recovery services and data centers pertaining to the servers

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • 4 years of relevant experience
  • Experience managing and delivering multiple projects with competing time and resource requirements
  • Advanced knowledge of VMware ESXi 5.x/6.x, vCenter, vRealize Orchestrator, vRealize Operations Manager, XenServer
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Server 2008, 2012, 2016; Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.x, 7.x; Active Directory; Terminal Servers/Remote Desktop Services/VDI; load balancers, Apache, IIS and Tomcat; Pure Storage arrays; EMC/Dell Unity Storage Systems and Rubrik; Microsoft SQL Server; firewalls, networking and VLANs; SolarWinds/Orion to proactively monitor infrastructure and virtual machines and the data centers; Zerto Virtual Replication; configuration of complex switching environments to include Brocade Fiber Channel, iSCSI, and 10 GB; HPE and Cisco UCS server blades; EMC and NetApp storage systems; automation technologies including integration using scripting, PowerShell; networking, firewalls, load balancers, switches, SANs
  • Strong planning, project management, and verbal and written communication skills

It’d be great if you also have:

  • vRealize Automation, vRealize Business, Hyper-V
  • AWS, Azure, Oracle and other cloud management experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field
  • Experience in an environment supporting multiple branch offices
  • Ability to support and execute projects in a distributed matrix environment

Be part of something big.

 

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time-to-time, as needed.

Company
XPO Logistics
Posted
03/26/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Chicago, Illinois 60601, US